The Free School is a coeducational private alternative school for students in grades Pre-K through 8.
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The Free School says
Founded in 1969 by Mary Leue, the Albany Free School is the oldest inner-city independent alternative school in the United States. The school based on freedom and democratic principles that was equally, if not more accessible to children of the poor. We are a community far more than a school providing a safe, nurturing, open space where kids ages three through fourteen learn.
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Student Teacher Ratio
8 : 1
28% Male / 72% Female
Percentage of Student Body
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
Black or African American
American Indian or Alaska Native
Associations & Memberships
Other school associations
Other special emphasis assocations
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