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Welcome to BASIS Goodyear Primary and BASIS Goodyear, home of the Golden Eagles!

Our tuition-free, public charter schools serve students in grades K–5 at BASIS Goodyear Primary and grades 6–12 at BASIS Goodyear. 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 the Goodyear campus 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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15800 W. Sherman St.
Goodyear, AZ 85338
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(480) 276 8592

Office Hours: M-F, 7AM - 5:30PM

School Leadership

Melissa Rankin
Melissa Rankin
Head of School

Melissa began her career in education in 2006 as a special education paraprofessional in California. She has worked as a Special Education Assistant, Self-Contained Special Education teacher, and high school special education teacher. Melissa joined the BASIS Charter Schools family in 2015 as a Special Education Coordinator and has also held the roles of Director of Academic Programs and Head of School.

  • MEd, Instructional Design and Curriculum
  • MEd, Educational Administration
  • BA, Special Education and Elementary Education

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Angelique Samaniego
Head of Operations

Angelique began her career in education in 2011 serving as the Dean of Academics and Students for over 7 years. She joined BASIS Goodyear as the Director of Operations in 2023 and moved into the role of Head of Operations in 2024.

  • M.B.A., General Management, Keller Graduate School of Management
  • B.S., Business Administration, DeVry University

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Kayla White
Director of Student Affairs K-5

Kayla White, a Mississippi native, is a life-long learner who began her career in education in 2016. She has teaching experience in grades K-3 and 6th grade Information Communication Technology. Kayla joined the BASIS network as the Primary Dean of Students in 2023 and now holds the role of Primary Director of Student Affairs. Her focus is to empower and support student achievement through teacher and parent collaboration.

  • M.A. in Gifted Education, William Carey University
  • B.A. in Elementary Education with an emphasis in Reading, Tougaloo College

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Harold Horn, Director of Student Affairs
Harold Horn
Director of Student Affairs 6-12

Harold Horn has worked in education for over 15 years. He joined BASIS Goodyear in 2016 as Dean of Students for grades 6-12 and moved into the role of Director of Student Affairs in 2018.

  • MBA, Information Technology, University of Phoenix
  • BS, Computer Information Technology, DeVry University

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Jasmine Bell
Jasmine Ross
Director of Academic Programs

Jasmine began her career in education in 2016 teaching math to grades 4–8. She joined BASIS Charter Schools in 2020.

  • MEd, Educational Leadership, Grand Canyon University
  • BS, Elementary Education and Teaching, Grand Canyon University

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