Elinor Ross CDF Freedom School
A Children's Defense Fund Freedom Schools® Partner
2024: June 5 - July 12
Summer 2024 registration for 1st-5th graders opens in March.
Our annual Elinor Ross CDF Freedom School is a FREE, six-week literacy and cultural enrichment program age-appropriate for children in grades 1st-5th* during June/July.
(*1st to 5th grade kids whose families qualify for free/reduced lunch programs.)
PAID SUMMER INTERNSHIPS
The Ross CDF Freedom School is
NOW TAKING APPLICATIONS
for the summer 2024 program.
Applications Due: MARCH 1
Intern Interviews: MARCH 19
Notification of Hire: MARCH 26
Class of 2023
Freedom School Program Summary
Free books for children to take home;
90 hours dedicated to reading and literacy;
Healthy meals and snacks daily;
Activities including the arts, the sciences, and fitness;
Field trips...from picnics in the park to visiting interactive learning centers;
Events dedicated to parent, family, and community engagement
Class of 2022