The Freedom School

Tel: (314)432-7396
Grades: PK-5 | 143 students
The Freedom School is a private, Christian, early childhood and elementary school, currently serving 140 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

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Presbyterian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-5
ADD/ADHD Support Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Instructional Consultation Team, Resource, ELL, School Counselor
Year Founded 1997

Student Body

Total Students 143 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade The Freedom School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 18 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(uniforms optional)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,000
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $3,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%


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

  • Vision
  • 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.Mission
  • 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 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.
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School Reviews

5.0 Stars   09/08/12
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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The average private school tuition in Saint Louis, MO is $11,040 for elementary schools and $16,686 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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