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Lottery Application Window 2021–22

The Lottery Application Window for the 2021–22 school year is Monday, December 14, 2020 – Monday, February 1, 2021 for grades 9–12 and Monday, December 14, 2020 – Monday, March 1, 2021 for grades 5–8. This is your child’s best chance of receiving an offer of enrollment. Join our interest list today!

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BASIS Washington, D.C.

My School DC operates a common application process for all charter schools in the D.C. area, including BASIS Washington, D.C. As such, My School DC determines lottery application dates.

BASIS Charter Schools

BASIS Washington, D.C. is a part of the BASIS Charter Schools network, which comprises open enrollment, tuition-free public charter schools serving grades K–12. Our STEM-infused 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.