Freedom Area School District

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This school district serves the following county or counties: Beaver

District Profile

1702 School St

Freedom, PA 15042-2470

Phone 724-775-7644

Fax 724-775-7434

Includes the municipalities of Conway Borough, Freedom Borough, New Sewickley Township.

Square Miles

34.89

Students Enrolled

1,322

Total Number of Schools:

3
  • Freedom Area El Sch (K-4)
  • Freedom Area MS (5-6,7-8)
  • Freedom Area SHS (9-12)

School district: light blue; Administrative office: medium blue circle; County(ies) served: green dashes.

Total Students

1,322

Ethnicity

American Indian
0.15%
Asian
0.08%
Black
0.45%
Latino
1.29%
Pacific Islander
0.08%
2 or More Races
4.99%
White
92.97%

Gender

Male
51.29%
Female
48.71%

Other Statistics

Special Education
17.98%
English Learner
<0.01%

Financials

Median Household Income

$57,700.00

Revenue Sources

Type of Revenue Income Percent of Budget
Local Revenues $9,876,160.13 41.79%
State Revenues $13,232,771.17 56.00%
Federal $508,484.82 2.15%
Other $11,539.00 0.04%

Other Tax Stats

Property Taxes Collected by District
$7,408,594.11
Property Values Within District
$152,500.00
Median Home Value

Academic Outcomes

Graduation Rate

95.05%

Rigorous Courses

7
E.g. IB AP

Post-Secondary Plans

63.00%
College/University
10.00%
Other Specialized Learning

PSSA Stats

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level English Language Arts Math Science
Grade 3 65.06% 63.86% N/A
Grade 4 60.22% 41.49% 78.72%
Grade 5 52.59% 41.38% N/A
Grade 6 65.26% 42.11% N/A
Grade 7 65.17% 42.70% N/A
Grade 8 51.85% 26.61% 46.79%

Keystone Results

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level Literature Algebra I Biology
Grade 11 50.54% 43.48% 55.91%

Staff

95

Teachers

7

Administrators

38

Support

Student /Teacher Ratio

14:1

School District Leadership

Superintendent of Schools: Diane Workman

School Board Directors *

Name Total Years of Service Current Term
School Director Training Certificate
PSBA Provided
Certificate of Board Governance
Continuing Education Badges Earned
Sharon Geibel
Board President
2 2021-2025

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Leslie Rizzi
Board Vice President
2 2019-2023

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Emily Evans
2 2019-2023

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Monica Grunnagle
< 1 year 2021-2025

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Jennifer Hill
< 1 year 2021-2025

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Gerald Inman
30 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

Michelle Micija
< 1 year 2021-2025

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Lynn Patsiga
2 2019-2023

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Mary Petcovic
38 2019-2023

Advanced School Director Training (RQD-ADV)

* In accordance with Act 55 of 2017 and Act 18 of 2019, school board directors are required to complete approved training starting in the 2018-2019 school year. School board directors who began their term in 2017 are permitted to take this training, but it is not required. School board directors who began their term after July 1, 2018 are required to complete an initial 5 hours of new school director training and at the beginning of each subsequent election, 3 hours of advanced school director training. School board director data will be updated as it is made available. Data updates occur regularly and ongoing.