Akwesasne Freedom School

  • The Akwesasne Freedom School is a model for any Indigenous people who are concerned with losing their language, culture and identity.
  • The school was formed to help the Mohawk Nation become strong again, by focusing on the young people.
  • Our survival is dependent on the understanding of the old ways and preserving the knowledge that is passed down from grandparents to children.
  • We want to help nurture strong, spiritually, physically, and emotionally healthy people who will eventually become the leaders in our community.

School Overview

School TypeSchool with Special Program Emphasis
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students61 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
100%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Akwesasne Freedom School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

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    Massena, NY 13662
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    8.5 miles
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  • Nicholville
    St Therese's Academy
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    Grades: K-8 | 37 students
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  • Madrid
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  • Malone
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    Grades: NS-8 | 83 students
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