The Frederick
Douglass Academy

A COLLEGE PREPARATORY SCHOOL

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Why Frederick Douglass?

First and foremost, college preparation is the primary focus for all students at FDA. In addition to traditional courses, FDA offers a wide variety of Advanced Placement (AP) classes in all subject areas, including History, Literature, Foreign Language, Mathematics, and the Sciences.

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The FDA Academic Profile

86%

Graduation Rate

15

Advanced Placement College Courses

98%

Students go on to college

24

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At FDA, we're inspired by our students.

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Executive sponsors from japan Airlines and SMBC visit FDA

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College Signing Day

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Community Day with Assemblyman AL TAYLOR

We are FDA.

Jeremiah

6TH GRADE

"Hi my name is Jeremiah. I am in the 6th grade and a current honor roll student. I play on the Harlem Lacrosse Team and I play basketball for New York Edge After School Program. FDA is a very good college preparatory school."

Christen

6TH GRADE

"My name is Christen. I am in the 6th grade and a current honor roll student. I worked really hard on achieving that goal. I attend FDA because it offers ELA and Math tutorials to help students get ready for the state test."

Noah

SENIOR

"Hi my name is Noah. I am a senior at the FDA and the current class president. I enrolled at FDA because of the wide range of AP courses they offered. The teachers are very supportive of the students' academic success.

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