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Welcome to BASIS Baton Rouge Primary Mid City, home of the Bears!

Our tuition-free, public charter school serves students in grades K–5 that reside in the East Baton Rouge Parish School District. We are proud to be part of the BASIS Charter Schools network which has been providing world-class education since 1998. Our campuses follow a STEM-infused, liberal arts program designed to propel your student farther than they ever thought possible.

Everyone at BASIS Baton Rouge Primary Mid City is here to cultivate a love of learning, natural curiosity, and the desire to excel in your student. Their success is our success.

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7921 Florida Blvd.
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
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(225) 347 0209

Office Hours: M-F, 7AM - 4PM

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School Leadership

Rosalind Thompson, Head of School
Rosalind Thompson
Head of School

Rosalind joined BASIS Charter Schools in 2013 after a long career in large corporations. She has led 6 different BASIS Charter Schools across the country and is the founding Head of School for BASIS Baton Rouge Primary Mid City. She enjoys the city of Baton Rouge, the families, and especially the students.

  • BA, Sociology, Carroll University - Wisconsin

rosalind.thompson@basised.com

Andy Riewe
Andy Riewe
Head of Operations

Andy began his career in education in 2007. Originally from Texas, he has taught middle school math, acted as an elementary school Dean, and coached tennis. He has been with BASIS Charter Schools since 2019, serving both the Materra and Mid-City campuses.

  • BS in Liberal Arts, Excelsior College
  • State of Texas Certification for Core Subjects EC-6, Title 1 Master Teacher

andy.riewe@basised.com

Stacey Wilton
Stacey Wilton
Director of Academic Programs

Stacey began her career in education in 2010. Originally from New Orleans, she has taught elementary grades K–3 in Baton Rouge. Stacey has been with BASIS Charter Schools since 2020, serving as an LET, SET, Curriculum Coordinator, and Director of Academic Programs.

  • MAT, Louisiana State University

stacey.wilton@basised.com

Shandi Fazely
Shandi Fazely
Director of Student Affairs

Shandi began her career in education in 2007. She has held various positions over the years such as AP Biology Teacher, college counselor, and private school admissions and development. Shandi joined BASIS Baton Rouge Primary Mid City in 2021 as the Director of Student Affairs.

  • BS, Secondary Science Education and Biology, North Carolina State University

shandi.fazely@basised.com

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Your Education Options

Receive our free PDF, “A Parent’s Guide to School Choice,” when you sign up for our newsletter. Plus, stay in the loop with the latest news about our academic program, upcoming school tours, and more.

Our new guide answers commonly asked questions, such as:

  • What’s the difference between public schools, charter schools, and private schools?
  • What are the pros and cons of different types of school?
  • What should I look for when researching schools near me?
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