Freedom Area School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 1,343 students in Freedom Area School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Pennsylvania.
Public Schools in Freedom Area School District have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the Pennsylvania public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 59% (versus the 62% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Freedom Area School District are Freedom Area Elementary School, Freedom Area Senior High School and Freedom Area Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Freedom Area School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Pennsylvania.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Pennsylvania public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Freedom Area School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Pennsylvania for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Freedom Area School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (PA)
# Schools
3 Schools
2,982 Schools
# Students
1,343 Students
1,706,058 Students
# Teachers
100 Teachers
117,559 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Freedom Area School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 706 school districts in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (PA)
Overall District Rank
#434 out of 707 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Freedom Area   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Freedom Area   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Freedom Area   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥95%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Freedom Area   School District and public school graduation rate of PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.13
0.53
# American Indian Students
1 Student
2,610 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
3 Students
66,991 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
4%
# Hispanic Students
14 Students
194,393 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
11%
# Black Students
5 Students
247,664 Students
% Black Students
n/a
15%
# White Students
1,255 Students
1,124,884 Students
% White Students
94%
66%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
1,444 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
64 Students
66,958 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
7,804
# Students in K Grade:
80
120,194
# Students in 1st Grade:
105
125,820
# Students in 2nd Grade:
84
126,002
# Students in 3rd Grade:
103
129,075
# Students in 4th Grade:
115
133,051
# Students in 5th Grade:
99
133,787
# Students in 6th Grade:
93
132,654
# Students in 7th Grade:
122
132,136
# Students in 8th Grade:
114
133,358
# Students in 9th Grade:
114
139,372
# Students in 10th Grade:
95
133,654
# Students in 11th Grade:
107
130,195
# Students in 12th Grade:
112
128,956
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $17,777 is higher than the state median of $16,267. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $17,208 is higher than the state median of $15,644. The school district spending/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
This School District
This State (PA)
Total Revenue
$24 MM
$24 MM
This chart display total revenue of Freedom Area   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$23 MM
$23 MM
This chart display total spending of Freedom Area   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$17,777
$16,267
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Freedom Area   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$17,208
$15,644
This chart display average spending per public school student in Freedom Area   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Freedom Area School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Freedom Area Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1700 School St.
Freedom, PA 15042
(724) 775-1122
Grades: K-4
| 487 students
Rank: #22.
Freedom Area Senior High School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1190 Bulldog Dr
Freedom, PA 15042
(724) 775-7400
Grades: 9-12
| 428 students
Rank: #33.
Freedom Area Middle School
Math: 38% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1702 School Street
Freedom, PA 15042
(724) 775-7641
Grades: 5-8
| 428 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 1,343 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 10% in PA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 42% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 58% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.13

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