Freedom Academy Charter School

1400 Collings Rd,

Camden, NJ, 08104

Tel: (856)962-0766
Grades: 5-8

256 students

Freedom Academy Charter School serves 256 students in grades 5-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Freedom Academy Charter School operates within the Freedom Academy Charter School District.

Overview

The student population of 256 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 35% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 256 students
Freedom Academy Charter School Total Students (2005-2012)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Freedom Academy Charter School Total Classroom Teachers (2005-2012)
Students by Grade Freedom Academy Charter School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 12:1
Freedom Academy Charter School Student : Teacher Ratio (2005-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
9%
Hispanic
17%
23%
Freedom Academy Charter School Hispanic (2005-2012)
Black
81%
17%
Freedom Academy Charter School Black (2005-2012)
White
1%
51%
Freedom Academy Charter School White (2005-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Freedom Academy Charter School Sch Ethnicity Freedom Academy Charter School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.32 0.66
Freedom Academy Charter School Diversity Score (2005-2012)
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.
88%
29%
Freedom Academy Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2012)
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.
6%
6%
Freedom Academy Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 256 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
School District Name Freedom Academy Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 256 919
District Total Revenue $4 MM $20 MM
District Spending $4 MM $19 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,651 $20,414
Freedom Academy Charter  School District Revenue / Student (2006-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,182 $19,395
Freedom Academy Charter  School District Spending / Student (2006-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Oaklyn Public (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Oaklyn Public (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Yorkship Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Camden Yorkship Elementary School
    Collings Rd And Fairview St
    Camden , NJ , 08104
    (856)966-5110
    0.1  mi  |  564  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Oaklyn Oaklyn Public
    Kendall Blvd
    Oaklyn , NJ , 08107
    (856)858-0335
    0.5  mi  |  469  students  |  Gr.  PK-9
  • Camden Morgan Village Middle School
    Morgan Blvd And Fairview St
    Camden , NJ , 08104
    (856)966-5330
    0.7  mi  |  488  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • West Collingswood Thomas Sharp Elementary School
    400 Comly Ave
    West Collingswood , NJ , 08107
    (856)962-5707
    0.8  mi  |  159  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Camden Wilson Elementary School
    Ninth And Florence St
    Camden , NJ , 08104
    (856)966-8940
    0.9  mi  |  1712  students  |  Gr.  PK-7

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