The Freedom School

     Tel: (314)432-7396
Grades: PK - 5 | 123 students
The Freedom School is a private, Christian, early childhood and elementary school, currently serving 110 students, Pre-Kindergarten (3 years-old) through 5th grade,  from diverse racial, ethnic, and economic backgrounds. The school is non-exclusive, making a rigorous, quality, private education accessible to all.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Presbyterian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 5
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Instructional Consultation Team, Resource, ELL, School Counselor
Year Founded 1997

Student Body

Total Students 123 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 78%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade The Freedom School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 25%
Average Class Size 16 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,000
Tuition Notes Tuition and Financial Aid are calculated on a need-based, sliding scale. Over 80% of students receive financial aid. Depending on need, tuition can be reduced by 75%+.
% on Financial Aid 90%
Average Financial Aid Grant $3,000
Acceptance Rate 100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Timothy Baker, Head of School


Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Basketball, SoccerBasketballSoccer,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Fitness Club, Hiking Club, Quail Egg Micro-Fram, Quilting Club, School Newspaper Fitness Club, Hiking Club, Quilting Club, Quail Egg Micro-Fram,
School Newspaper,

School Notes:

The Freedom School welcomes children from all walks of life and frees their minds, hearts, and hands from the bonds of sin to serve one another and the oppressed around the world.

The Freedom School provides a safe, nurturing, learning community where children of different beliefs, races, ethnicities, and economic circumstances are reconciled to God and to one another by experiencing forgiveness by grace through faith in Jesus Christ. They are equipped by our knowledgeable and caring staff, using a research-based curriculum, to reach their unique potential as restored image-bearers and servant-leaders of God who steward his creation and proclaim his kingdom of righteousness through practical deeds of justice and mercy to those in their school, local community and around the world.

Profile last updated: 01/09/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Logos School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Torah Prep School - Girls Division (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Agape' Academy & Child Development Center (1.2 miles away)
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School Reviews

1 year ago
Unlike most schools in the St. Louis area, The Freedom school really is diverse (in terms of both race and economic background). The teachers are passionate about what they do, and Tim Baker, the head of the school is very accessible and up-beat. I feel my son gets a good quality education there, and we look forward to the Pinewood Derby every year!
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