Student Showcase


BFA students and faculty volunteer and fellowship at the annual Advocates for Children and Youth luncheon where keynote speaker was Wes Moore...

Pictured - Faculty member Ben Alamed, Wes Moore, Bryana Fauntleroy '14, Demontae Bennett '14, Noel Green - upper school principal, Christian Johnson '14 and Larry Johnson '14 at ACY Luncheon




            10th grade students interview Dr. Andres Alonso, CEO of Baltimore City Schools about his experiences as a young immigrant.  They were quite interested in photos from his one room school house in Cuba and his description of the benefits of his village school.


10th grade students interview CEO Andres Alonso about his immigration experience, as a part of their Learning Expedition.  Students explored multiple aspects of immigration and the challenges it entails through interviews, literature, history and an immersion experience simulating a trip the Ellis Island.


             Do the Right Thing: Discovering & Defending the Truth


Join the Baltimore Freedom Academy as we host our 3rd annual public affairs symposium on the topic of Human Rights, challenging guest to consider what injustices exist, why everyone deserves to have their basic rights honored and how they can take steps to ensure the protection of human rights they are passionate about.  Join us for this event which promises to cause all in attendance to consider the importance of their role in our global community.


The symposium will be taking place during our 8th annual Leadership Week - a series of leadership development activities and experiences targeted at cultivating youth leaders from within the Baltimore Freedom Academy. 



               3.10.11 Rally 2   3.10.11 Rally 3 


               3.10.11 Rally 5   Fired Up!  Ready to Go! 


Baltimore Freedom Academy showed a strong presence at the March 10, 2011 rally against cuts to education in Maryland's annual budget.  BFA learners as young as 12 years old through 60 plus withstood the rain and threats of bad weather to raise their voice against the cuts and demand action by our legislators.



                       Terry Thomas '16 and MD Senator Bill Ferguson discuss how students can support legislation for charter schools and no cuts to education.

January 24, 2011 - MD Charter Advocacy Day

Terry Thomas '16 and MD Senator Bill Ferguson discuss how students can support legislation for charter schools and NO CUTS TO EDUCATION FUNDING...


                               Coach Dave, Leander Jordan '11, Christopher Berrain '11


BFA Sweeps Park School of Baltimore Holiday Tournament!

January 3, 2011

Christopher Berrain '11 named MVP of the Park School of Baltimore Holiday Tournament, leading his team to a thrilling comeback victory against Friends School of Baltimore to win the overall tournament. Under the leadership of Coaches David Baum, Edwin Moore, and Horace Woods the Freedom Fighters have been celebrating a victorious season. Please see our winter athletics schedule for future games to continue enjoying the season with the BFA family.



  BFA at City Hall    BFA City Hall  With CEO of Baltimore City Schools    Our students

October, 2010 Baltimore City Council Education Committee Hearing

Briauna Wills '12  and classmates advocate at City Council Hearing for Better Public School Facilites