Welcome to BASIS Chandler Primary North, home of the Pumas!
Our tuition-free, public charter school serves students in grades K–4. 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 Chandler Primary North is here to cultivate a love of learning, natural curiosity, and the desire to excel in your student. Their success is our success.
Head of School
Stephanie began her career in education in 2002. She is a native of Arizona and has taught math for kindergarten through high school. Stephanie has been with BASIS Charter Schools since 2010 and has served as the Head of School at BASIS Chandler, BASIS Phoenix, and BASIS Chandler Primary North.
- BS, Biology, Arizona State University
Head of Operations
Tina is originally from California and has over 20 years of experience in education having taught preschool through post-secondary and has worked in both private and public sectors. Tina joined BASIS Ed in 2018, as the BASIS Charter Schools Website and Marketing Strategist in the Creative Services department. She joined BASIS Chandler in 2020 as Head of Operations before moving over to BASIS Chandler Primary North in 2022.
- EdD, Educational Leadership, Grand Canyon University
- MA, Organizational Management, University of Phoenix
- BA, Humanities with emphasis in classic civilizations, San Jose State University
Director of Student Affairs
Massiel began her career in education in 2010. She taught elementary education and joined BASIS Charter Schools in 2014 as a third grade LET. Since joining BASIS Charter Schools, Massiel also held the roles of Dean and Director of Student Affairs and worked at BASIS Phoenix Central, BASIS Chandler Primary South and BASIS Chandler Primary North.
- MEd, Elementary Education and Teaching, University of California, Los Angeles
Director of Academic Programs
Armita is an Arizona native and began her career in education in 2016. She joined BASIS Chandler Primary North in 2016. Armita has taught grades 1, 2, and 3 as Learning Expert Teacher.
- MEd, Educational Leadership, Arizona State University