TITLE

Basis Charter School ranked No. 1 in U.S. by Newsweek

PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Inside Tucson Business;5/26/2008, Vol. 17 Issue 51, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Basis Charter School in Tucson, Arizona got the top place in the 2008 poll of top public schools conducted by "Newsweek." Basis Charter has two campuses founded in 1998 by economists Olga and Michael Block, who aimed to create a model for the New American school under the charter school law. The school serves middle- and high-school students in grades five through 12. It notes that there are no other Tucson schools that made the list.
ACCESSION #
32194593

 

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