WELCOME TO BASIS INDEPENDENT McLEAN'S APPLICATION
We're glad you've decided to take the next step toward becoming part of our school community. Since opening for our inaugural year in fall 2016, our Subject Expert Teachers have been inspiring students to achieve to new levels through the world-acclaimed BASIS Curriculum at our beautiful, 11-acre campus in Tysons Corner. Our students and teachers create a joyful learning culture where hard work is celebrated and intellectual pursuits result in extraordinary outcomes, outcomes that have led BASIS Curriculum Schools to be top ranked in the nation according to U.S. News and World Report and the Washington Post.
Before you apply, kindly take note of our admissions cycles and associated deadlines and make sure your selection aligns with your family's goals. If you have any questions, contact our Admissions office at (703) 854-1253 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applying to BASIS Independent McLean is a selective, multi-step process that varies depending upon the entry grade. Please download the application checklist to help organize your way to a complete application. Note, there is a specific checklist for the International Student Program below.
2018-19 Applicants (current school year)
You will use your login and password to check on your application status throughout the admissions cycle. You only need one account per family even if you are applying for two or more children.
The Twos Program – A year-round program for children ages 2 to 3 to prepare them for PreK-1.
The Academy: Grades 8-12 – A program built on a primary-text, seminar-based approach to the study of English and history. The Academy will be offered to BASIS Independent McLean students entering grades 8-10 in the 2019-2020 school year. Students fulfill humanities requirements specific to The Academy, including Honors History Seminars, AP Seminar and AP Research, while continuing to take all other courses with their BASIS Independent McLean peers. Learn more by visiting mclean.basisindependent.com/theacademy.