Freedom School

Freedom School is a secular six-week summer literacy program offered to 30 students from Somerville. Rooted in the civil rights movement, the Freedom School creates a sense of hope, empowerment, and social justice.
June 30—August 8 (Monday—Friday)

Check out our weekly updates

Two Freedom School scholar share some secrets to making the best pipe cleaner creations.

Week 1 (6/30 – 7/4)

We're so excited about all the fun and learning at Freedom School that we can't help but sing about it.

Week 2 (7/7 – 7/11)

Harambee is the most hype time at Freedom School.

Week 3 (7/14 – 7/18)

Check out our staff profiles


Kelly – Project Director


Jamine – Site Coordinator


Zenaida – Level 1


Melissa – Level 2A


DJ – Level 2B


Corey – Floater

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Information (English)

Información (Español)


Registration Forms

Please complete our registration form found below by May 30th for first consideration.

Child Enrollment Form (English)

Forma de Inscripción Para Niños (Español)