Birmingham Campus

Elementary School

Exciting news! Freedom Prep Birmingham is set to open its doors in Fall 2024, welcoming K-1st grade students. Join us for an incredible educational journey!


With a vision to transform the lives of Black and brown students across the South, Freedom Prep Academy is committed to preparing all students PK-12 to excel in college and in life. Since its founding in 2009, Freedom Prep Academy has worked to create strong citizens with a wealth of experience through our character education program and expansive enrichment programs.

  • Serving 2,000+ students across grades PK-12
  • Five consecutive graduating classes - 100% acceptance into 4-year colleges & universities
  • IEPs & 504s across all grade levels
  • 88% Black/African Descent students
  • 12% Latinx Descent students

Campus Tours

If you are interested in scheduling a tour, please email

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Meet the Team

Crystal Nasir

Executive Director

Crystal Nasir, an executive leader in education with a degree from Dominican University of California, is known for her transformative approach in the educational sector. She excels in leading institutions through growth and change, advocating for professional development and continuous improvement. 


Jessica Ramey

Head Of School - Birmingham
Jessica Ramey is the Founding Head of School at Freedom Prep's inaugural Birmingham, Alabama location. Her leadership focuses on inclusive, dynamic learning, ensuring every student's success. Her vision is shaping the future of education in Birmingham.

Freedom Prep Alabama Board

Ron Bayles, Board Chair
Lewis Burks
Dr. Denise Davis-Maye
Iesha Brooks
Cardell Orrin
Kevin King

Alabama Board Members Meeting

Beginning Wednesday, November 16, 2022
Monthly from 12:30pm to 1:45pm on the third Wednesday
(Central Time - Chicago)
Join Zoom Meeting

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