Freedom Academy Charter School

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
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 0.41. 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)
Hispanic
17%
23%
Black
81%
17%
White
1%
51%
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 0.41
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%
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%

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 256 983
District Total Revenue $4 MM $20 MM
Freedom Academy Charter  School District Total Revenue (2006-2009)
District Spending $4 MM $19 MM
Freedom Academy Charter  School District Spending (2006-2009)
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: 2013 (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
  • CamdenYorkship Elementary School
    Collings Rd And Fairview St
    CamdenNJ 08104
    (856)966-5110
    0.1 mi | 564 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • OaklynOaklyn Public
    Kendall Blvd
    OaklynNJ 08107
    (856)858-0335
    0.5 mi | 469 students | Gr. PK-9                      
  • CamdenMorgan Village Middle School
    Morgan Blvd And Fairview St
    CamdenNJ 08104
    (856)966-5330
    0.7 mi | 488 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • West CollingswoodThomas Sharp Elementary School
    400 Comly Ave
    West CollingswoodNJ 08107
    (856)962-5707
    0.8 mi | 159 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • CamdenWilson Elementary School
    Ninth And Florence St
    CamdenNJ 08104
    (856)966-8940
    0.9 mi | 1712 students | Gr. PK-7                      

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Did You Know?
Camden, NJ public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.01, which is lower than the New Jersey average of 0.41. The most diverse school in Camden is Davis Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New Jersey or national school diversity statistics.