Freedom Academy Charter School

Tel: (856)962-0766
Grades 6-8
246 students
Freedom Academy Charter School serves 246 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NJ average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Freedom Academy Charter School operates within the Freedom Academy Charter School District.

School Overview

The student population of 246 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 84% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 246 students
Freedom Academy Charter School Total Students (2005-2014)
Gender % Freedom Academy Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Freedom Academy Charter School Total Teachers (2005-2014)
Students by Grade Freedom Academy Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 13:1
Freedom Academy Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2014)
Hispanic
26%
24%
Freedom Academy Charter School Black Students (2005-2014)
Black
73%
16%
Freedom Academy Charter School Black Students (2005-2014)
White
1%
49%
Freedom Academy Charter School White Students (2005-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Freedom Academy Charter School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NJ All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.40 0.42
Freedom Academy Charter School Diversity Score (2005-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
98%
32%
Freedom Academy Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
5%
Freedom Academy Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 246 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $15,374 is less than the state average of $19,116. The district revenue/student has grown by 36% over four years.
The district spending/student of $17,828 is less than the state average of $19,190. The district spending/student has grown by 69% over four years.
School District Name Freedom Academy Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 246 918
Freedom Academy Charter  School District Students Managed (2005-2014)
District Total Revenue $3 MM $20 MM
Freedom Academy Charter  School District District Total Revenue (2006-2010)
District Spending $4 MM $20 MM
Freedom Academy Charter  School District District Spending (2006-2010)
District Revenue / Student $15,374 $19,116
Freedom Academy Charter  School District District Revenue / Student (2006-2010)
District Spending / Student $17,828 $19,190
Freedom Academy Charter  School District District Spending / Student (2006-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Oaklyn Public School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Oaklyn Public School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Yorkship Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • CamdenYorkship Elementary School
    0.1 miles | Grades: PK-7 | 567 students1251 Collings Rd
    CamdenNJ 08104
    (856)966-5110
    0.1PK-7567
  • OaklynOaklyn Public School
    0.5 miles | Grades: PK-9 | 411 students136 Kendall Blvd
    OaklynNJ 08107
    (856)858-0335
    0.5PK-9411
  • CamdenCreative Arts Village Academy
    0.7 miles | Grades: 6-12 | 339 students990 Morgan Blvd
    CamdenNJ 08104
    (856)966-6267
    0.76-12339
  • OaklynThomas Sharp Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 152 students400 Comly Ave
    OaklynNJ 08107
    (856)962-5707
    0.8PK-5152
  • CamdenHenry B. Wilson Family School
    0.9 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 703 students2250 South 8th St
    CamdenNJ 08104
    (856)966-3961
    0.9PK-8703

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