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Frederick Douglass Academy

2581 7 Th Avenue Manhattan, NY 10039

More about Frederick Douglass Academy

Population 1,556 students
School Type Secondary
Grades 6th-12th
2013 Progress
Report
F/C
Avg. Attendance Rate 92%
Advanced Placement Courses
  • Biology
  • Calculus AB
  • Calculus BC
  • Chemistry
  • English Literature and Composition
  • European History
  • French Language
  • Government and Politics: United States
  • Physics B
  • Spanish Language
  • Statistics
  • United States History
Language Classes
  • French
  • Japanese
  • Latin
  • Spanish
Program Highlights
  • SAT Preparation
  • Dance
  • Music
  • Art
  • four years of Regents level courses in Social Studies
  • English
  • Sciences including Physics and Botany
  • Math including Calculus and Statistics
Artistic Extracurriculars
  • Art
  • Music
  • Dance
  • Peer Tutoring
  • Mentoring
  • Mediation
  • Student Government
Clubs
  • Chess
  • Debate
  • Karate
Academic Extracurriculars
  • After-school
  • Weekend and Holiday Tutoring; Saturday Humanities Institute
  • Schwartz Science Scholars
  • Hayden Math and Science Programs; Horticulture
  • Botany and Greenhouse Programs; National and National Junior Honor Societies
Hospital Partnerships
  • Harlem Hospital Center
Higher Education Partnerships
  • Ithaca College
  • Hunter College
  • John Jay College
  • The City College of New York
Non-Profit Opportunities
  • Operation HOPE
  • Chess-in-the-Schools
Corporate Partners
  • Home Box Office (HBO)
  • The Gap
  • Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
Sports
  • Table Tennis
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  • Performance5 Average
  • Satisfaction 4 Average
  • Diversity 4 Average
5/9 Key indicators of this school's performance, including test scores and graduation rates. View All Data »
Performance Statistics
SAT Scores 1423 / 2400
Above Average
Regents English
81%
Average
Regents Mathematics
68%
Average
Regents Science
59%
Average
Regents History
65%
Average
6th Grade English 294 / 425
Average
6th Grade Math 288 / 425
Average
7th Grade English 286 / 425
Average
7th Grade Math 282 / 425
Average
8th Grade English 286 / 425
Average
8th Grade Math 289 / 425
Average
Regents Rate
89%
Above Average
10-Credit Rate
64%
Below Average
Weighted Diploma Rate 184.6 / 350
Average
Regents Completion 43.5 / 100
Average
College Enrollment Rate 75.9 / 100
Above Average
Needs Index
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