Overview

BASIS Independent McLean is the third to join the family of independent schools quickly establishing some of the very best private schools in the nation. Opened fall 2016, BASIS Independent McLean serves preschool-grade 12.
Official information of BASIS Independent McLean in 2024 | FindingSchool

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A+ Matriculation
A+ Academics
B- Extracurricular activities
A Community
B Reviews
A+ Int. student mgmt

Day S. Grades: PreK-12
Co-ed
Urban
ESL: Yes
Day S. Tuition: $53,000
# of Students: 633
Teacher:Student: 1:8%
International Student: 4%
AP Courses: 27
Faculty w/ adv. degree: 87%
SAT: 1482/1600
IB: No
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Matriculation

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LAC #1 Williams College 1
#6 University of Chicago 1
#8 University of Pennsylvania 1
#9 Duke University 1
#9 Johns Hopkins University 1
LAC #2 Amherst College 1
#13 Dartmouth College 1
#14 Vanderbilt University 1
#14 Washington University in St. Louis 1
#17 Cornell University 1
#21 Emory University 1
#22 University of California: Berkeley 1
#23 Georgetown University 1
#25 Carnegie Mellon University 1
#25 University of Virginia 1
#27 University of Southern California 1
#28 New York University 1
#28 University of California: Santa Barbara 1
#28 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 1
#28 Wake Forest University 1
#34 University of California: San Diego 1
#34 University of Rochester 1
#36 Boston College 1
#36 University of California: Irvine 1
#38 Georgia Institute of Technology 1
#38 University of California: Davis 1
#40 College of William and Mary 1
#42 Boston University 1
#42 Case Western Reserve University 1
#42 University of Wisconsin-Madison 1
LAC #9 Carleton College 1
#48 University of Georgia 1
#49 Northeastern University 1
#49 Ohio State University: Columbus Campus 1
#49 Purdue University 1
#49 Villanova University 1
#55 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 1
#55 University of Miami 1
#57 Penn State University Park 1
#57 University of Pittsburgh 1
#59 University of Maryland: College Park 1
#59 University of Washington 1
#63 George Washington University 1
#63 University of Connecticut 1
#63 Worcester Polytechnic Institute 1
#68 University of Massachusetts Amherst 1
#75 Baylor University 1
#75 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 1
#83 Elon University 1
#83 Stevens Institute of Technology 1
LAC #17 Smith College 1
#103 Clark University 1
#103 Drexel University 1
#103 University of Arizona 1
LAC #22 Vassar College 1
#117 Rochester Institute of Technology 1
#117 University of Vermont 1
#127 Clarkson University 1
LAC #27 Macalester College 1
LAC #28 Harvey Mudd College 1
LAC #30 Kenyon College 1
LAC #36 Oberlin College 1
LAC #38 Lafayette College 1
LAC #38 Skidmore College 1
LAC #50 Connecticut College 1
Allegheny College 1
College of Wooster 1
George Mason University 1
Gettysburg College 1
Hofstra University 1
McGill University 1
Missouri University of Science and Technology 1
Ohio Wesleyan University 1
Oxford College of Emory University 1
Reed College 1
Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology 1
University of Manchester 1
University of Mary Washington 1
University of Toronto 1
University of Warwick 1
Ursinus College 1
Virginia Commonwealth University 1
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AP Courses

(Total 27)
European History
United States Government and Politics
United States History
English Language and Composition
Biology
Calculus AB
Calculus BC
Chemistry
Chinese Language and Culture
Computer Science A
European History
United States Government and Politics
United States History
English Language and Composition
Biology
Calculus AB
Calculus BC
Chemistry
Chinese Language and Culture
Computer Science A
English Literature and Composition
French Language and Culture
Latin
Macroeconomics
Microeconomics
Physics 1
Physics 2
Psychology
Studio Art: 2-D Design
World History
Spanish Language and Culture
Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism
Computer Science Principles
Statistics
Music Theory
Research
Seminar
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Sports

(Total 12)
Cross Country
Fencing
Soccer
Basketball
Dance
Flag Football
Tennis
Volleyball
Wrestling
Esports
Cross Country
Fencing
Soccer
Basketball
Dance
Flag Football
Tennis
Volleyball
Wrestling
Esports
Kung Fu
Table Tennis
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Extracurricular Activities and Clubs

(Total 44)
Art of Anime
Chess Club
Journalism
Model United Nations
National Honor Society
Quiz Bowl
Robotics
Speech & Debate
Yearbook
AIME
Art of Anime
Chess Club
Journalism
Model United Nations
National Honor Society
Quiz Bowl
Robotics
Speech & Debate
Yearbook
AIME
Biology
Jr. Makers
Coding
Engineering
Science Olympiad
National French Honor Society
National Spanish Honor Society
International Thespian Society
International Students Club
Beginning Band
Guitar
Piano
Beginning Orchestra
Intermediate Band
Intermediate Orchestra
Drama
Art Club
National Junior Honor Society
Kung Fu
Jr. Mechanical Engineering
Cooking Club
Spontaneous Problem Solving
Chapter Book Club
Craft Club
Physics Olympiads
Knights of the Square Table
Korean Culture Club
Dance Club
International Student Club
Investment Club Pokémon Club
MATHCOUNTS
American Mathematics Competitions (8)
American Mathematics Competitions (10)
American Mathematics Competitions (12)
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Arts

(Total 10)
Music
Music Production
Music Theory
Performing
Photography
Studio Art
Band
Drama
Guitar
Piano
Music
Music Production
Music Theory
Performing
Photography
Studio Art
Band
Drama
Guitar
Piano
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Contact School

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Basic Info

Year Founded: 2016
Campus Size: 11 acres
Religious Affiliation: No Religious Affiliation

Application Info

Deadline: Rolling
Interview: Skype, On Campus, Zoom
Pre Interview: No Requirement
Other Accepted Scores: Duolingo

Brief Reviews

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4.9/ 5

Detailed Review

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5.0 / 5 Overall
5.0 / 5 Academics
5.0 / 5 Campus
5.0 / 5 Student Life
5.0 / 5 Athletic&Art
5.0 / 5 Transportation

Q&A

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Frequently Ask Questions about BASIS Independent McLean

Tell me a bit about BASIS Independent McLean.
BASIS Independent McLean is Co-ed private day school located in Virginia, US. It was founded 2016 , and currently has about 633 students, 4.00% of whom are international students.

For more official information, please visit https://mclean.basisindependent.com/.
Does BASIS Independent McLean have rigorous academic requirements?
BASIS Independent McLean is offering 27 AP courses.

In recent years, 82 of their students score 4 and 5 in AP exams.

BASIS Independent McLean also have 87% of faculties whose degrees are master and above.
Where do BASIS Independent McLean students typically go for their colleges?
In 2023, some students attended Williams College, University of Chicago, University of Pennsylvania, Duke University and Johns Hopkins University.
What is the application requirement for BASIS Independent McLean?
Similar to most private schools in the US, BASIS Independent McLean’s typical admission requirements include school transcript, recommendation letter, application essay, and interview (often optional, but highly recommended).
What is the latest tuition for BASIS Independent McLean’s Co-ed student?
The total fee for BASIS Independent McLean in 2024 is $53,000, which typically includes tuition, boarding fee, student management fee and a few other fees associated with managing international students.

For more information, please contact school’s admission team at stephanie.cancienne@basisindependent.com .
Where is BASIS Independent McLean located?
BASIS Independent McLean is located in the State of Virginia of USA.
How popular is BASIS Independent McLean on FindingSchool network?
Based on FindingSchool monthly traffic data as well as onsite search record, BASIS Independent McLean is among the most popular schools, within top 417 for all schools on FindingSchool.

Also BASIS Independent McLean has been favorited by 27 users.
How to start with an application with BASIS Independent McLean?
The first stop is to carefully review the school profile on FindingSchool to learn more about BASIS Independent McLean. Most of them are directly provided by the school.

Also it is highly recommended to visit BASIS Independent McLean’s official site: https://mclean.basisindependent.com/ or call them at 571-520-8129.
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What is the FindingSchool rating for BASIS Independent McLean?
The overall rating for BASIS Independent McLean is A+.

The section ratings of BASIS Independent McLean are:
A+ for Matriculation
A+ for Academics
B- for Extracurriculum
A for Community
B for Students and Parents reviews
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