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BASIS Charter Schools in Washington, D.C. Lottery Application Window 2021-22

Lottery Application Window for the 2021–22 school year runs from Friday, December 14 until Monday, January 1 for grades 9-12 and Friday, December 14 – Monday, March 1 for grades 5-8. This is your best chance to receive an offer of enrollment for your child in a nationally acclaimed academic program. To ensure that you have all of the information you need to navigate through the upcoming Lottery Application Window period, be sure to join our interest list and attend an upcoming Open House event!

BASIS Charter Schools

BASIS Charter Schools are open enrollment, tuition-free public charter schools serving grades K–12. Our STEM-inspired liberal arts curriculum fosters critical thinking, creativity, and subject mastery. Students in kindergarten through grade 3 benefit from our co-teaching model, which doubles the level of student support while laying a strong foundation for academic success. All of our expert teachers develop engaging lessons that appeal to different learning styles and strengths.

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Every day, BASIS Charter School students participate in meaningful discussions, make important interdisciplinary connections, and engage in hands-on activities. Just a few examples of our content-related activities include growing plants in plastic bags, building playing card houses that can hold a textbook, making the moon phases out of cookies, using whiteboards to play math games, and creating Shakespearean-era quill pens.