An investment in education is an investment in the future! Back to Basics Private School is Delaware's ONLY Department of Education-approved private school!

Welcome! We are so glad that you are considering Back to Basics Private School for your high school studies in the United States. Back to Basics is certified by the Federal Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) and is a Delaware Department of Education-approved Private School.

Back to Basics offers a comprehensive college preparatory curriculum for students in grades 9 through 12, featuring over 60 subjects including Honors courses, and provides a unique 1:1 teacher to student ratio. Our graduating seniors typically continue on to American colleges and universities.

For questions or more information, please contact Back to Basics Private School at 302-594-0685 or email Education Director Erin Brenner at And, if you need housing, please apply to Renascentia Hall, LLC, a residential student management organization. Renascentia Hall provides residential education services to international high school students wishing to study in the United States. For more information about Renascentia Hall, please visit

Download forms:

International Student Application 2017-2018

International Student Information Form 2017-2018

International Recommendation Form 2017-2018

International Credit Card Authorization 2017-2018

“His attitude towards school is completely changing around. He realizes teachers care and are truly interested in his future success.” 
— Mrs. Scalia