Freedom High School (Tampa, Florida)

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Coordinates: 28°08′01″N 82°23′08″W / 28.133608°N 82.385445°W / 28.133608; -82.385445

Freedom High School
Address
17410 Commerce Park Blvd

,
33647

United States
Information
TypePublic high school
MottoHome of the patriots
Established2002
School districtHillsborough County Public Schools
Staff103.00 FTE
Grades9-12
Enrollment2,073 (2016-17)[1]
Color(s)Red, white, and blue             
MascotPatriot
RivalWharton
NewspaperRevolution
Website

Freedom High School is a public high school located in New Tampa, Florida, United States. It operates as a part of the Hillsborough County Public Schools district and serves students in grades 9–12. Freedom High School was named in honor of those who lost their lives on September 11, 2001.

Demographics[edit]

Freedom High School is 33% Hispanic, 31% White, 26% Black, 5% Asian, 5 % Multi-Racial, and <1% other[2]

Media[edit]

Schram[3] TV: Freedom TV

Languages and language programs[edit]

  • Bilingual: E.S.O.L.
  • Foreign Language: Spanish, French, Latin.

Clubs[edit]

  • African American Studies
  • American Sign Language
  • AVID
  • Beta
  • Boonk Club
  • Café Freedom
  • Debate
  • Drama/Thespians
  • Engineering Club
  • FBLA
  • FCA
  • FFA
  • FFEA
  • French Honor Society
  • German Club
  • Green
  • HOPE
  • HOSA
  • International Relations
  • Junior Class
  • Key Club
  • Latin Dance Club
  • Latin Honor Society
  • Legacy
  • Less Than One
  • Mu Alpha Theta
  • National Art Society
  • National Honor Society
  • Nationalist Socialist Student Association
  • NJROTC
  • Science Fiction
  • Señor Class
  • Softmore Class
  • Spanish Honor Society
  • Spirit Club Red White and Blue
  • Tri-M Music Honor Society

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Sports[edit]

Fall sports

  • Cross Country (B/G)
  • Football (B)
  • Golf (B/G)
  • Swimming (B/G)
  • Volleyball (G)
  • Hockey(B)

Winter sports

  • Basketball (B/G)
  • Soccer (B/G)
  • Wrestling (B)
  • Lacrosse (B/G)

Spring sports

  • Baseball (B)
  • Flag Football (G)
  • Softball (G)
  • Tennis (B/G)
  • Track and Field (B/G)
  • FHS Athletic Director: Mr. Elijah Thomas, Jr.
  • FHS Athletic Secretary: Mrs. AnneMarie Gunderson[5]

Technical and career training)[edit]

Agribusiness / Natural Resources, Business Technology, Marketing, Technology, Family and Consumer Sciences

Advanced Placement Courses[edit]

Science

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics 1 (although 2 and/or C may be taught in the future)
  • Environmental Science.

Social Studies

  • Comparative Politics
  • European History
  • Human Geography
  • Macro Economics
  • Micro Economics
  • Psychology
  • United States Government and Politics
  • United States History
  • World History

Math

  • Calculus AB
  • Calculus BC
  • Statistics

English

  • English Language and Composition
  • English Literature and Composition

Electives

  • Art / General Portfolio
  • Music Theory
  • Franch
  • Spanish

School Ranking[edit]

  • 2011-2012 - A
  • 2010-2011 - F
  • 2009-2010 - B
  • 2008-2009 - C
  • 2007-2008 - A
  • 2006-2007 - B
  • 2005-2006 - B
  • 2004-2005 - B
  • 2003-2004 - B

Ratings are based on FCAT scores.[6]

Leadership[edit]

In June, 2008, principal Richard Bartels retired. Mr. Bartels was the first principal of Freedom High School and helped to open the school in 2002.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "FREEDOM HIGH SCHOOL". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved January 24, 2019.
  2. ^ https://www.sdhc.k12.fl.us/assets/pdf/SE0016B.pdf
  3. ^ "Freedom High School || Home of the Patriots:". Freedom.mysdhc.org. 2005-08-09. Retrieved 2012-08-15.
  4. ^ "Freedom High School Clubs". Hillsborough County Public Schools. 2013. Retrieved 2013-08-04.
  5. ^ "Freedom High School Athletics". Hillsborough County Public Schools. 2009. Retrieved 2009-05-14.
  6. ^ "School Accountability Report". Schoolgrades.fldoe.org. Archived from the original on 2012-08-15. Retrieved 2012-08-15.

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