Posts about School Events

October 29, 2019

Community Traditions: The Middle School Fall Carnival

A school tradition we look forward to is our Middle School Fall Carnival! This carnival is for our students in grades 5-8. We also host a separate Fall Festival for our high school students.

The carnival was held last Friday after school and was an action-packed afternoon. Students enjoyed carnival games, an inflatable obstacle course, food trucks, and the ever popular doughnut eating contest.

It was great to see all of our Bobcats, students and staff alike, celebrate and enjoy the carnival festivities together as a community. Please enjoy a few photos of the event below. 

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December 16, 2014

Celebrating Success: Acknowledging Students for Academic Achievement

It’s celebration time at BASIS Independent Silicon Valley! 


Our Academic Recognition awards ceremony was recently held for students in grades 5, 6 and 7. We love any opportunity to bring together the BASIS Independent community of students, teachers, administrators and family…and this was no exception!

Students accepted awards in the following categories:

  • Most Improved: Students who have shown significant progress across their classes
  • 90’s Club: Those who have achieved a grade of 90% or higher
  • Honor Role: Awarded to students who are in the top 15% of their class

Reed, a 6th grader, received a Most Improved award and what he had to say is something that resonates across any grade and age level:

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