We are aware of technical issues relating to our School Search and potentially other areas on our website and are working on a resolution. If you are not able to view the information you are seeking on our site, please check back again later today. Thank you for your patience!


Hill-Freedman World Academy

PHONE: (215) 400-3530 SCHOOL TYPE: Public District Special Admit GRADES: 6-12 ENROLLMENT: 637

Fast Facts

  • Principal

    Mr. Anthony Majewski

  • Phone Number

    (215) 400-3530

  • Website

  • Neighborhood

    East Mount Airy

  • SEPTA Routes

    Bus (H, L, 18)

  • Preschool/Daycare

Apply Now
  • Application Deadline


  • Tuition

  • Uniform


  • Extended Day


Our mission is to provide a rigorous academic learning environment that fosters lifelong learners who are committed to being knowledgeable, caring and internationally-minded citizens.

Our Mantra:
I believe in you. I know you can do it. I wont give up on you.


Points Of Pride

  • ​​​​​​HFWA High school was envisioned and created by students, parents and staff.
  • All students at Hill-Freedman World Academy participate in the International Baccalaureate Program, an internationally-recognized course of studies that prepares students for college and for participation in their world. Students in grades 6-10 participate in the Middle Years Program. Juniors and seniors participate in the Diploma Program.
  • HFWA has 99% graduation rate where 98% of our students enroll in a post secondary program. With the help of 12 Plus, our students have received over $1,000,000 in scholarship award money for the past three years. 10 students from last years graduating class were awarded with an IB Diploma.

Admissions Policy

Students must meet specific grades and attendance marks.

Accreditations and Honors

  • Middle Years International Baccalaureate School
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Program Candidate School
  • Hill-Freedman Music Group
  • 2014 Candidate National Blue Ribbon School
  • National Blue Ribbon School 2006


Hours of Operation

Sun -
Mon -
Tues -
Wed -
Thur -
Fri -
Sat -

Extended Programming Details

Entrance Instructions

Please enter through the Main Entrance on Mt. Pleasant Avenue