Man's greatness consists in his ability to do and the proper application of his powers to things needed to be done....
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Kathleen Mangan – NY1 Scholar Athlete of the Week


Congratulations to Kathleen Mangan for being featured on NY1 as the Athlete of the Week. Kathleen Mangan: Dual-sport star flies above the competition in flight club, at school. There are few challenges NY1’s Scholar Athlete of the Week won’t take head-on. She’s a basketball and tennis star who is flying high at Frederick Douglass Academy. NY1’s Leisha Majtan introduces us to Kathleen Mangan. NY1

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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.

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