Please Note: The 5K Race/Walk Begins at 8 a.m.The 2015 Freedom Homecoming Fall Festival is right around the corner. Be sure to mark off October 9th and 10th on your calendar so you can be part of all the fun. For an updated schedule of events click the EVENTS link below. If you want to get the details on the events be sure to visit the 2015 Freedom Homecoming Fall Festival website.
2015 Freedom Homecoming Fall Festival website
Please note that Bulldog Drive in front of the high school is one way from 7:00 AM to 8:00 AM. Traffic cannot enter Bulldog Drive from Harvey Avenue during this time. If you are dropping a student off at the high school, please enter campus via School Street, proceed past the elementary and middle schools and then up the hill to the high school. This is to prevent congestion and to ensure student safety during student arrival.
Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
Freedom Elementary School is officially open!!!!
On Tuesday September 1st, 2015 the Freedom Elementary School was officially opened for the 15-16 school year!! We are looking forward to a great year!
New Sewickley Township Police K9 Program
The Freedom Area School District is proud to support the New Sewickley Township Police Department’s new K9 Program. As part of our partnership with NSTPD, the district has made our Big Knob Elementary School building and property available to Officer Haburjak and K9 Beny for training. Officer Haburjak and K9 Beny will also make regular visits to our schools on campus so that they will be a familiar part of our team.
The Freedom Area School District is proud to announce that we have established a relationship with Marburger Dairy of Evans City, PA and will be serving locally sourced milk-products in our cafeterias for the 2015-2016 school year. Marburger Dairy purchases milk from the dairy farms within our community to use in products that will be returned to Freedom and served in our cafeterias. FASD – Bringing our Community Together!
New Elementary School
The new Freedom Elementary School is almost ready for students and staff!!!
Click here to check out our slideshow!!!
Teacher and Paraprofessional Substitutes
· Teacher – PA Teacher’s Certificate required
Please contact Kelly Educational Staffing TODAY for more information! 412-788-4591 or email resume to: 514E@kellyservices.com.
Frequently Asked Questions - Summer 2015
The District has created a set of Frequently Asked Questions to address the ongoing changes here at Freedom Area School District. Click here to view the FAQ.
Freedom Homecoming Fall Festival
This fall, on the weekend of October 9th and 10th, Freedom Area School District will be hosting a Homecoming Fall Festival. To make the weekend a success we need your support. Please consider joining us during the weekend by attending or participating in any of the activities. To learn more about the events and the schedule for the weekend click on the link below. The site is in progress and will be updated as more information becomes available, so check back often.
Homecoming Festival Link
The Financial and Enrollment Climate in Freedom
The Freedom Area School District Board of School Directors would like the community to be aware of the current financial and enrollment climate in the School District. As brief summary report was provided to the public at the June 18, 2015 public meeting of the School Board. The report can be accessed by clicking the following link: The Financial and Enrollment Climate in the Freedom Area School District
Freedom School Board Approves 2015-2016 Calendar
At it's April meeting, the Freedom Area School Board approved the school calendar for the 2015-2016 School Year. Due to construction, the first student day will be Tuesday, September 8, 2015. The last day of school will be Friday, June 10, 2016, with Commencement being held that evening.
Click the link to download the 2015-2016 Calendar.
Congratulations FHS Press!
Congratulations to Mr. Aaron Fitzpatrick, Ms. Grace Hutchison, and the student-staff of the FHS Press!
The American Scholastic Press Association’s Scholastic Newspaper Awards for 2015 were announced last evening. Our high school newspaper, The FHS Press, was recognized as a National First Place winner for Senior High Schools with Less than 500 Students! We were one of 10 school newspapers from across the country to be recognized as First Place Winners!
Additionally, Ms. Grace Hutchison, a junior at Freedom Area High School, was recognized for her National Outstanding Editorial. Grace’s editorial, entitled, “Battle of the Sexes: Gender inequality still prevalent issue despite progress,” was recognized as one of four Outstanding Editorials from across the country! Grace wrote this article for the April 2014 issue of the FHS Press as a sophomore on the editorial staff.
Please join me in congratulating Mr. Fitzpatrick and his students on this fantastic achievement!
They are yet another example of what makes Freedom great!
To read the latest issue of The FHS Press, please click here.
Congratulations Big Knob Elementary!
Congratulations to Big Knob Elementary for being named 2015 Distinguished Title I School!!
Click the following link to view the 2015-2016 Kindergarten Registration Fact Sheet!