BASIS Goodyear

BASIS Goodyear

Not only has BASIS Goodyear increased its student population by nearly 50 percent and now serves nearly 870 students in grades K–10, but also this year, high school students are taking their first Advanced Placement classes. Additionally, Physics teacher Carl Vasil was recently selected as a Finalist for the Arizona Charter School Teacher of the Year, a prestigious honor that is awarded to teachers who demonstrate a passion for their subjects, a dedication to their students, and a willingness to go above and beyond what their job calls for. In just its second year, BASIS Goodyear is already showing its massive potential for the BASIS.ed network.

About the School

BASIS Goodyear Year opened 2015
BASIS Goodyear Grades served K-9

2016-2017 Highlights

  • BASIS Goodyear's AzMERIT Scores were among the highest in the West Phoenix Metropolitan Area.
  • Twenty four students in grade 8 took the PSAT/NMSQT® and achieved a group average higher than the national average for grade 11 students.
  • BASIS Goodyear received a charter for the National Junior Honor Society and inducted its first members.
  • The school's winter concert was attended by more than 1,200 people.
  • During its two book fairs, the school sold more books per school student body than any other book fair.
  • Students earned more than $10,000 in pledges for the Scripps National Spelling Bee Great American SpellCheck with all proceeds benefiting the school's Annual Teacher Fund.
  • A 2nd grade class won the City of Goodyear Reading Challenge with the most pages read out of all 2nd grade classes in Goodyear.
  • Music teacher Dr. Jean Pierce became a flautist in the Musica Nova Orchestra, a premier independent professional symphony in Phoenix.
  • The school organized 19 separate clubs and activities, many of which were initiated by students.
  • Art students displayed one of their prize-winning art pieces in a local art gallery.

Contact Information

Management Staff

Jacqueline Jones
Head of School
Michael Beaulieu
Head of Operations
Katrina Baker
Director of Academic Programs
Kimberly Kistler
Director of Student Affairs