Attend a special tour of BASIS Independent Silicon Valley led by Head of School Mr. Toby Walker.
Mr. Walker will discuss our globally benchmarked program, Subject Expert Teachers, warm school community, and more while showing families around the campus. Today, as Head of School, Mr. Walker is leading a campus where students thrive in a culture of excellence and where they achieve extraordinary outcomes.
Hailing originally from a small village in rural England, Mr. Walker has worked in Education across three continents. After earning his degree in Political Science and Contemporary History from the University of Sussex Mr. Walker spent time working in public policy research with a focus on education and skills. He contributed to consultation papers on education reform for the UK government and worked closely with educational institutions as well as employers in the UK. Mr. Walker has traveled extensively and spent two years designing and implementing a high school English and history curriculum for an international program in Fukui, Japan.
As Head of School, Mr. Walker has a strong commitment to BASIS Independent Silicon Valley and previously worked as the Director of Student Affairs here in Silicon Valley. Prior to that, he taught a variety of AP courses in the humanities at the BASIS Scottsdale campus. Having seen first-hand the impact that a BASIS Independent education can have on students, he is proud to be a part of taking BASIS Independent Silicon Valley to the next level and cementing the school as one of the finest educational institutions in the world.
All tours are scheduled to begin at 10:15 AM and last one hour.