Important- Schedule Change Request Information

Schedules can only be changed for the following reasons:
1) Incomplete schedule/computer error
2) Balance academic courses
3) Failure to meet a pre-requisite (Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors)
4) Graduation requirement (Seniors only)

Freedom Fall Sports Information ( All student-athletes need a physical)

posted Jul 27, 2018, 8:48 AM by Freedom High School   [ updated Jul 27, 2018, 8:48 AM ]

Football - Monday, July 30th 8:00 am at the Stadium.
Head Coach Luke Little

Volleyball - Monday, July 30th 1:30 pm in the main gym. 
Head Coach Connor Townsend

Men's Soccer - Monday, July 30th at Freedom Park (field closet to the tennis courts) (Be there at 8:30 am and practice will start at 9 am).  
Head Coach Larry Taylor

Cross Country - Monday, July 30th at the two story building at 8:00 am. 
Head Coaches Adam Mazzolini and Laura McGlamery

Women's Golf - Monday, August 13th  3:00 pm at Mimosa Hills. Head Coach Robert Scott

Women's Tennis, Monday, August 27th 3:15 at the Freedom Tennis Courts.  
Head Coach Amber Reddick

Important Information for Schedule Change Requests

posted Jul 23, 2018, 6:45 PM by Freedom High School   [ updated Jul 23, 2018, 6:45 PM ]

Schedule changes can only be made for the following reasons:
1) Incomplete schedule/computer error
2) Balance academic courses
3) Failure to meet a pre-requisite (Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors)
4) Graduation requirement (Seniors only)

Details for Summer Jump Start for rising 9th grade

posted Jun 28, 2018, 6:46 AM by Freedom High School   [ updated Jun 28, 2018, 6:50 AM ]

Softball Camp

posted Jun 19, 2018, 6:08 AM by Janice Church   [ updated Jun 19, 2018, 6:15 AM ]

Printable application

2018 Freedom Softball Camp

July 9th, 10th, 11th
Rising 1st through 8th graders $35.00
1:30p.m. – 3:30p.m. Freedom Softball Field

Return completed application and payment to the following: Freedom High School
Attention Connor Townsend
511 Independence Blvd.
Morganton, NC 28655

Please make checks payable to Freedom High School

-------------------------------------------------- Camper Name: _________________________________________________

Parent Name: __________________________________________________ Parent Email:__________________________________________________ Mailing Address: _______________________________________________ Phone Number: ________________________________________________ Grade Going Into: ______________________________________________

School Attending Next Year: __________________________________

T-Shirt Size – Circle One: Youth Small Youth Medium Youth Large Adult Small Adult Medium Adult Large Adult XL

Liability Waiver
It is understood that my child has had a physical examination within the past year at it is signed and documented by a licensed physician stating that she is fit to participate in vigorous athletic activities. My child is adequately covered by accident insurance or is self-paid. It is understood that neither the camp, camp director, camp employees, Freedom High School, nor the Burke County Board of Education will be held responsible for any claim due to any related injuries.

Parent/Guardian Signature:______________________________________ Date: ____________

If you have any questions please contact Coach Connor Townsend via email: connortownsend@burke.k12.nc.us 

Work in Burke Survey

posted May 30, 2018, 7:29 AM by Janice Church   [ updated May 30, 2018, 7:31 AM ]

Congratulations to the 2018 Prom King & Queen Trey Dean & Hailey Ward!

posted May 21, 2018, 11:57 AM by Janice Church   [ updated May 21, 2018, 11:57 AM ]

Hailey & Trey

Congratulations to Ms. Howell for being named Burke County Teacher of the Year!

posted Apr 30, 2018, 10:59 AM by Freedom High School   [ updated Apr 30, 2018, 10:59 AM ]


Follow the Progress of the Freedom and Patton HS Live Building Project

posted Apr 17, 2018, 11:21 AM by Freedom High School   [ updated Apr 17, 2018, 11:21 AM ]

Student Summer Internships

posted Apr 16, 2018, 5:37 AM by Freedom High School

It's time to gear up for the summer internships!  2 postings were added this afternoon and advertised on social media.  One for an immediate need at Seiren (extending into summer), see below. Another for 10 positions we will be hiring with BCPS this summer.  Stay tuned for more.

New Summer Internship Opportunity IMMEDIATE HIRE:

Seiren Automotive Products, Morganton (formally known as Viscotech). Office Asst. to include data Entry, filing and other clerical needs. $8.00/hour. Will employee immediately (April) and internship will continue through the summer for class credit. Complete the BCPS Internship application at this link for consideration IMMEDIATELY. Contact Jamie Norton at 438-2997 with any questions or the Counselors at each high school. Link to Application: https://goo.gl/forms/PxBNhgxsptzAyUe02



New Summer Internship Opportunity:

Burke County Public Schools Maintenance/Grounds/Bus Garage/Custodial (General Help) –-(10) Positions will be available - $8.25/Hour - 13-18 Hours/week for 10 week summer. Employment to begin Week of June 11th. Contact Jamie Norton at 438-2997 with any questions or the Counselors at each high school. Link to Application: https://goo.gl/forms/PxBNhgxsptzAyUe02



These links can be found under 


Students should NOT call companies directly. All applications and referrals will go through Mrs. Norton and the Career Development Coordinators at each school. 

Rise Against Hunger Food Packing Event

posted Mar 15, 2018, 12:50 PM by Janice Church   [ updated Mar 15, 2018, 12:51 PM ]

Freedom High School students and faculty partner with the Morganton  Rotary Club to pack food for Rise Against Hunger. 

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