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BASIS Independent Manhattan (PreK–8) private school opens on the Upper West Side in fall 2017. It is our second campus in New York City following the establishing of BASIS Independent Brooklyn (preschool–grade 12) in fall 2014.

We offer a few different ways to learn more about the two BASIS Independent Schools in New York City:

  • Information Sessions: an overview of the BASIS Independent Schools philosophy, mission, and program offering. We also offer special sessions that offer an in-depth look at our curriculum, typically segmented by grade(s).
  • Open House: a full, immersive overview of the BASIS Independent Schools program.
  • BASIS Independent Manhattan Informational Tours: visit our Upper West Side campus during school hours to experience the BASIS Independent Schools program in action.

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Upcoming Admissions Events

Middle School Night

April 26, 2018 – 6:00 PM
Join us for an event that is focused on our Grade 5-8 program to learn more about what makes our middle school different and how BASIS Independent Manhattan will be a fit for your child. Hear from our Head of School, select faculty and staff, and current parents. 

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The Early Learning Program: A PreK-K Introduction

May 3, 2018 – 6:00 PM
Join us for an information session and find out why 5 BASIS Curriculum Schools are named in the top 10 of the 2017 U.S. News & World Report rankings of best high schools in the country.

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Upcoming Admissions Events

General (PreK-Grade 8) Information Session

April 25, 2018 – 6:00 PM

At BASIS Curriculum Schools, passionate teachers and curious students outperform not just the schools in our city and state, but schools all over the world in math, reading, and science. This year, 5 BASIS Curriculum schools were named in the top 10 of the 2017 U.S. News & World Report rankings of best high schools in the country.

Join us to learn what makes us different and how our program could be a fit for your child. Hear from our Head of School, select faculty and staff, and school leadership.

Session Location:
Long Island City
4705 Center Blvd, Resident Lounge, Long Island City, NY 11109

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BASIS Independent Manhattan Middle School Night

April 26, 2018 – 6:00 PM
At BASIS Curriculum Schools, passionate teachers and curious students outperform not just the schools in our city and state, but schools all over the world in math, reading, and science. This year, 5 BASIS Curriculum schools were named in the top 10 of the 2017 U.S. News & World Report rankings of best high schools in the country.

Join us for an event that is focused on our Grade 5-8 program to learn more about what makes our middle school different and how BASIS Independent Manhattan will be a fit for your child. Hear from our Head of School, select faculty and staff, and current parents.

Session location:
BASIS Independent Manhattan
795 Columbus Avenue, New York, NY 10025

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Primary Night: An Introduction to Grades 1-4

May 3, 2018 – 6:00 PM

At BASIS Curriculum Schools, passionate teachers and curious students outperform not just the schools in our city and state, but schools all over the world in math, reading, and science. This year, 5 BASIS Curriculum schools were named in the top 10 of the 2017 U.S. News & World Report rankings of best high schools in the country.

Our Learning Expert Teacher/Subject Expert Teacher Model in Grades 1-4 is one of the cornerstones that has led to our successful curriculum. Learn more about our unique two-teacher model and how it enhances the educational journey of your child at our upcoming event. 

Session Location:

BASIS Independent Manhattan
795 Columbus Avenue, New York, NY 10025

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The Early Learning Program: A PreK-K Introduction

May 10, 2018 – 6:00 PM

The earliest years of a child's education are filled with "aha!" moments that occur in building and uncovering connections between the countless ideas and topics young learners are exposed to every day. At BASIS Independent Manhattan, a PreK-Grade 8 private school, we believe that creating opportunities for discovery and delight for preschoolers ignites a love of learning that leads to greater success throughout their education and beyond. 

Join us to learn what makes us different and how our program could be a fit for your child. Hear from our school leadership, select faculty and staff, and current parents.

Session Location:
BASIS Independent Manhattan
795 Columbus Avenue, New York, NY 10025

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Middle School Night

May 17, 2018 – 6:00 PM

At BASIS Curriculum Schools, passionate teachers and curious students outperform not just the schools in our city and state, but schools all over the world in math, reading, and science. This year, 5 BASIS Curriculum schools were named in the top 10 of the 2017 U.S. News & World Report rankings of best high schools in the country.

Join us for an event that is focused on our Grade 5-8 program to learn more about what makes our middle school different and how BASIS Independent Manhattan will be a fit for your child. Hear from our Head of School, select faculty and staff, and current parents.

Session Location:
BASIS Independent Manhattan
795 Columbus Ave, New York, NY 10025

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