Ninth Grade Leadership Retreat "Brought Everyone Closer Together"

The Ninth Grade Leadership Retreat, an annual BASE tradition, strengthened the BASE community through team-building and communication activities. Held on November 6, 2017, in Princeton-Blairstown, New Jersey, the event was attended by not just freshmen, but also students in Peer Group Connections, a... more...

College-Minded BASE Seniors Tour Prospective Schools

BASE recently brought a group a seniors to SUNY: Farmingdale and St. Thomas Aquinas College! Students were able to learn a lot about the colleges through the campus tour and information sessions. The opportunity programs for SUNY (EOP) and Private School (HEOP) were explained, encouraging students t... more...

BASE Holds First College Week

G-CCAT announced BASE First Ever College Week and we are proud to say it was a huge success! There was prizes for both students and staff. Here is a breakdown of BASE First Ever College Week….2 Lunch and Learns with SUNY: Binghamton and Clarkson University 11 CUNY Application Submissions 18... more...

Last Week for Club Signup

A reminder to students: This week is our last one for club signups! Be sure to pick up a Parental Consent form from the club moderator if you’re interested in joining. For a list of all available clubs, students may access our Club Catalog to learn more. more...

BASE Robotics Represents at Bloomberg FTC Workshop

Our intrepid BASE Robotics students attended Bloomberg’s FTC Robotics workshop this Saturday. Longtime sponsors of the team, Bloomberg has generously supported our students with funding, knowledge, and lab space. Students learned how to code sample “op modes” for their robots in preparation fo... more...

Mouse Squad Kickoff Design Challenge: Build a Turbine

Shanua’s Mouse Squad/Mechatronics Club had their kick-off design challenge Friday, a turbine design competition. Congrats to Ijay Browne and Iyani Walcott, who won the event, and happened to be the only two ninth graders to participate!!! more...

Students Reunite with Mentors for Year's First iMentor Event

We had our first iMentor event of the year last week, and it was a really good one - here’s an action shot of the 10th graders and their mentors playing a game of monopoly while they catch up on what they’ve missed over the summer. Thanks Stephina, Nelly, Marlon, Gloria, and Crecensio for sta... more...