Freire Charter Middle School
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MissionFreire provides a college-preparatory learning experience with a focus on individual freedom, critical thinking and problem-solving in an environment that emphasizes the values of community, teamwork and nonviolence.
Points Of PrideRobust after-school life, including Play on Philly, Chess, Robotics, Science Olympiad, Reading Olympics, Young Playwrights, Double Dutch, Academic Support Centers, Basketball, Cheerleading, Track and Field, etc. --Daily intervention / enrichment period for all students. --A belief in the Power of Yet. --Mental health supports for all community members, both during and after school hours.
Admissions PolicyOpen to all students who live in Philadelphia. If there are more applications than available seats, a lottery will be held. The school’s enrollment policy gives priority to the following groups in this order: Sibling attending; Sibling accepted offer, Parents have actively participated in the development of the school, Lives in Philadelphia, Out-of-district PA resident
Accreditations and HonorsFreire Charter School was the first charter school in the state to receive the National Title I Distinguished School award, 2010; EPIC Silver Award for Student Achievement, 2011; U.S. News & World Report Best High Schools Bronze Award, 2012; 4-time winner of Keystone Award for Academic Excellence; 21st Century Community Learning Center grant recipient; 2015 PA Distinguished Title 1 School
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