Man's greatness consists in his ability to do and the proper application of his powers to things needed to be done....
Frederick Douglass (read all quotes)

FDA Alumni Testimonial

View some of our previous students’ alumni videos to hear their feedback, insight and advice on attending The Frederick Douglass Academy.


Jonathan Brown - Johns Hopkins

Sharene Shaw - Lehman College

Kayla Loperna

Sadat Donkor - Boston College

Joan Leslie - Dartmouth

Fatoumata Makadji - Buffalo State

Cristelle Permalan

Brittany Nixon - Emory University

Bria McDaniel - FIT

Andrea Iguina - City College

Ricardo Maturana, 2007 -- Columbia University

Prince Antwi, 2010 -- Harvard

Patrick Ojimba, 2012 -- Brown University

Lorena Rodriguez, 2009 -- Amherst College

Javaun Francis, 2011 -- Boston University

Daoud Nsangou, 2010 -- City College of New York

Brian Flores, 2009 -- Carnegie Melon

Gisel Bello, 2009 -- University of Rhode Island

Jazly Liriano, 2012 -- Harvard

Welcome Video

The Frederick Douglass Academy offers a college preparatory education for grades 6-12 and is known for its rigorous academic program with a proven track record of success by encouraging students to challenge themselves, take pride in their hard work, and commitments.

Visit our Alumni Video Testimonials to hear the experiences of some of our former students.