Come make your mark in the Lone Star state with BASIS Ed Texas!
They say that everything is bigger in Texas, and at BASIS Ed we can definitely attest to that. With broad plans for future campuses throughout Texas, we are growing more and more with each new day! We currently have five school locations in the metro San Antonio area, two in the greater Austin area and our one campus in the Metro Fort Worth area! We are so excited to be adding an additional campus in North Austin specifically, Cedar Park! Come join our ambitious and inspiring staff where the possibilities are endless!
We can’t grow without looking back on how far we have come.
Our Texas Schools
- BASIS San Antonio - Shavano Campus (grades 6-12)
- BASIS Austin (grades 3-7)
- BASIS Austin Primary (grades K-2)
- BASIS Fort Worth – Benbrook Campus (opening 2022) (grades K-5)
- BASIS Pflugerville (opening 2022) (grades K-8)
- BASIS San Antonio Jack Lewis Jr. (opening 2022) (grades K-6)
- BASIS San Antonio - Northeast Campus (grades K-8)
- BASIS San Antonio - Medical Center Campus (grades K-5)
- BASIS San Antonio - North Central Campus (grades K-5)
- BASIS Cedar Park (grades 6-9)
- BASIS Cedar Park Primary (grades K-5)
We're all part of the BASIS Ed Texas family and we want to take care of each other. That's why we are proud to offer our Total Rewards Program - a program that offers additional benefits and services designed to help you and those who matter most have a great life.
Flexible Spending Accounts
We provide an opportunity for TAX-FREE Dependent Care FSA ($5K annually) and Health Care FSA ($2750 annually).
Professional Development and Perks
Each teacher receives 5 personal days annually (in addition to the 24 shutdown days annually). If you do not utilize the days, you are eligible to earn up to $1200 at the conclusion of the academic school year!
Meet the Talent Acquisition Team
VP of HR/Talent Acquisition
Purvi was born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona. She attended the University of Arizona where she obtained a double degree in both elementary and special education. After years of teaching, she also pursued and obtained a master’s degree in educational psychology & counseling.
Purvi has recently joined the BASIS Texas Charter Schools network. Prior to coming to BASIS, Purvi served in numerous roles at a local, high-performing Charter School and was formerly a special education & math teacher in Arizona. In her most recent role as Managing Director of Staffing & HR, Purvi focused on driving multiple initiatives to help foster sustainability, community, and growth in education. She is eager to jump into her role at BASIS Ed Texas, and to help grow our schools from 6 to many more in the upcoming years!
Reach out to Purvi directly: firstname.lastname@example.org
HR Business Partner/Recruiter
Andrea was born and raised in Edinburg, Texas. She graduated from the University of Texas-Pan American in 2010, with a Bachelor’s in mass communication- concentration in Public Relations. Andrea began her career in education as a 4th and 5th grade English Language Arts teacher at St. Matthew’s Episcopal School in 2012. She saw four 6th grade graduating classes before transitioning to a fast-paced Charter School in 2016.
Andrea had the privilege of being a founding teacher in San Antonio, Texas in 2017 where she taught 6th and 7th grade English Language Arts. It was in 2018 that family life moved her from the classroom and into Human Resources. Since then, Andrea has made people the focus of her work starting as an HR Intern and eventually becoming Director of Human Resources over the course of 3 years. Andrea comes to BASIS Ed Texas with years of experience mitigating risks and ensuring staff is heard, supported, and can thrive in their roles!
Reach out to Andrea directly: email@example.com
Candice was raised in Trinidad & Tobago, but born in North Carolina. She loves to hike and write poetry. Candice graduated from the University of Arizona in 2011 with a bachelor’s degree in Economy & Industry with a concentration in Human Resources.
Candice is passionate to be a part of removing barriers that exist for all students seeking and gaining resources to obtain a postsecondary degree. She has recently joined the BASIS Ed Texas Talent Acquisition team as a Recruiter. Previously, Candice worked in other rigorous and fast-growing Charter schools and has served in multiple HR roles for Amphitheater Public School District and Catalina Foothills School District in Arizona. Candice’s priorities on the BASIS Ed Texas HR/Talent Acquisition team involves recruitment, hiring, and retention. She is excited to continue her journey at BASIS Ed Texas!
Reach out to Candice directly: firstname.lastname@example.org
Heather was born and raised in the Washington, DC area. She attended the University of Maryland where she earned a Bachelor’s Degree in English Language and Literature. Shortly after, she went on to obtain a Master’s Degree in Teaching. Before joining the BASIS Texas Charter Schools network as a recruiter and university relations specialist, Heather enjoyed life for many years as a BASIS teacher and was promoted to school leadership.
Heather believes her passion for teaching and BASIS schools will inspire many prospective teachers to come join our exuberant BASIS Texas network of schools!
Reach out to Heather directly: Heather.Polonsky@basised.com