Cirrus Academy Holds Kindergarten Graduation Ceremony

It was a proud day for parents at Cirrus Academy in Macon as kindergarteners got a chance to walk the stage and turn their tassels. They are the first graduating class at the charter school which opened last fall. Some kids we spoke to said they learned a lot in their first year of school, […]

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Wilson Prep Plans Monday Open House

Wilson Preparatory Academy will showcase its new high school and gymnasium facilities during an open house planned for 1 p.m. Monday at the 2755 Tilghman Road school. Students have been attending class inside the high school building for about six weeks, said Daryl Woodard, Wilson Prep’s founder and executive director. The charter school opened in […]

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McLean students earn first place at Mathcounts state competition

Two McLean students are headed to Florida for the national Mathcounts competition after finishing first and second in the state competition March 18 in Richmond. BASIS Independent McLean’s four-student team won their division in its first time competing, according to a BASIS release. The team includes Austin Feng (8th grade), Joshua Fu (8th grade), Pravalika […]

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BASIS Independent McLean Wins MATHCOUNTS Competition

BIM broke the 30 year first place competition record after beating Longfellow Middle School of Falls Church, Virginia. From MATHCOUNTS: For the first time in more than 30 years, the 34th Annual Northern Virginia Regional MATHCOUNTS Competition awarded first place to a new math champion: BASIS Independent McLean (BIM) of McLean, Va., which opened in […]

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Cultural Outreach at BASIS

In a socially and economically globalized world, the need to be culturally aware has increased dramatically. That’s why BASIS Independent Brooklyn, a private school located in Red Hook, has unrolled a new curriculum designed to expand student cultural awareness. “We wanted to build a program around international and cultural awareness,” says BASIS Head of School […]

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