Prep Academy & Uniform Information

Posted on Monday / July 22

Dear Parents/Guardians and Scholars,

We hope you are enjoying your summer! Please see below for details on Prep Academy, uniform requirements and required summer work for rising 11th and 12th graders.  We are so excited for you all to join us for this upcoming school year!  

Prep Academy August 2019: High School Only

This year, Prep Academy will be slightly longer than usual to accommodate for elements of college readiness that are urgent for scholars to learn before the start of the year. For all of Prep Academy, doors open at 7:25 and breakfast is served until 7:45.  All scholars dismiss at 1 PM during prep academy. Bus assignments and passes will be coming soon!

Wednesday, August 14th: Prep Academy for all 9th grade scholars and only new 10th and 11th grade scholars 

August 15th – 23rd: Prep Academy for all scholars

Please note – the first full day of class is Monday, August 26th. 







August 14

Prep Academy

All 9th 

All New 10th/11th
*No school for Seniors*

August 15

Prep Academy

All scholars (9th-12th)

August 16

Prep Academy

All scholars

August 19

Prep Academy

All scholars

August 20

Prep Academy

All scholars

August 21

Prep Academy

All scholars

August 22

Prep Academy

All scholars


Uniform Reminders

All scholars are expected to be in full uniform during Prep Academy and throughout the school year.

Uniform Requirements

Uniform Store

  • Light-blue uniform shirt tucked in
  • All black or brown shoes — no logos or markings of any other color are permitted.
  • All black or brown belt
  • Gray slacks with belt loops:
    • May not have pockets anywhere on the leg (no carpenter or cargo pants).
    • May not have any visible logos.
    • May not be made of denim or corduroy material.
    • Must be worn at or above the hip line.
  • No hoodies under the uniform shirt
  • Optional: Long-sleeved, solid white, black, navy, and gray undershirts during cold months
  • Optional: Freedom Prep sweater (only outerwear allowed)
  • Optional: Freedom Prep hat (worn frontwards)
  • Optional: Navy blue & yellow Freedom Prep tie for gentlemen

Uniform City
721 Broadway Ave.
Camden, NJ 08103
(856) 963 – 7680


Required Summer Work

There is required summer reading and written work for rising 11th and 12th grade scholars. Copies of your reading can be picked up at FPHS during the week from 8am-3pm. Please ensure you pick up your readings no later than August 5th so that you have sufficient time to complete the assignments. 

If you have any questions/concerns, please contact the main office at 856-962-0766.