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BASIS DC is located in the heart of downtown just a few steps from the Naval Memorial and the National Archives. BASIS DC offers its community an academically accelerated education in fifth grade through twelfth grade.

Our beautiful campus opened in 2012 and serves around 600 students from a multitude of diverse backgrounds. The BASIS DC Red Giants proudly represent their community in the BASIS Curriculum Schools network.

2017 School Highlights

  • The total amount of college gift aid earned by the Class of 2017 is over $700,000.
  • 2016 PCSAA middle school boys cross country team champions (Willis P., Christian R., Malcolm D., Carlos S.M., and Milo S.).
  • 2016 PCSAA middle school girls cross country third place team (Taylor K., Kayla T., Sophie M., Jaqueline A., and Nina W.).
  • 2016 PCSAA high school boys cross country third place team (Diego C.B., Nate P., James S., Cody W., and Alazar L.).
  • 2016 PCSAA high school girls cross country second place team (Chantel B., Sarah S., Mary Jane S., Sanaa S., and Jendaya W.).
  • Certamen – We finished the local and regional season at the Virginia Junior Classical League State Finals, with 10 students playing on four teams. We entered those teams on three out of the five levels of competition and won two of the three levels that we entered.
BASIS high school students in science class

Upcoming Events

Apr 03

BASIS Washington D.C. – Open House

April 3 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm MST
Apr 09

BASIS DC Primary – Info Session (AM)

April 9 @ 8:45 am - 10:00 am MST
Apr 09

BASIS DC Primary – Info Session (PM)

April 9 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm MST
Apr 10

BASIS DC Primary – Coffee Q & A

April 10 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am MST


Grades 5–12
410 8th St. NW
Washington, D.C. 20004

(202) 393-5437

Front Office is available:
M-F 7 AM – 5 PM