What do 5 of the top 10 best high schools have in common?

They're all BASIS Curriculum Schools!

Join us on
 Wednesday, May 24 at 6:15 PM for a cocktail reception with Dr. Michael Block, the visionary Co-Founder of BASIS Curriculum Schools, the newest of which is BASIS Independent McLean, a PreK-12 school in Tysons. 

Following our cocktail reception at 6:45 PM, learn why BASIS Curriculum Schools consistently make five of the top ten spots in the U.S. News & World Report rankings of best high schools in America - disrupting the standings of some of the long-standing top high schools both near and far. Learn more about how BASIS Independent McLean is raising the bar in PreK-12 private school education in Northern Virginia. 

This is an event not to be missed for any family seeking to understand what makes for a top-ranked school. 

Event Details
Wednesday, May 24
Cocktail Reception: 6:15 PM - 6:45 PM
Special Information Session: 6:45 PM

BASIS Independent McLean
8000 Jones Branch Drive
McLean, VA 22102


About Dr. Michael Block
Dr. Block had an eminent career as an educator, professor, and policymaker before opening the first BASIS School in 1998. He earned an MA and Ph.D. in economics from Stanford University and was a University of Arizona Professor of Economics and Law for more than 25 years, as well as Director of the University of Arizona’s Office of Economic Education. Dr. Block has also served as a founding member of the U.S. Sentencing Commission and as a consultant to the World Bank. Dr. Block  was name among Noodle.com's 67 most influential educators of 2015.

Please feel free to contact the admissions team at (703) 854-1253 or at Mclean-admissions@basisindependent.com if you have any questions about this event.

We look forward to seeing you!