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The Frederick Douglass Academy and the American Cancer Society are Making Strides Against Breast Cancer, Sunday, October 20, 2013.  Students and staff who are participating in the walk, should meet Mr. Price and Booda at the main entrance on West 72nd street and Central Park West at 9:00 am.

  • Please return the Breast Cancer Walk 2013 form to Mr. Price the morning of the walk @ Central Park (you can get a form in the main office or you can print the form HERE)
  • Gym teachers will be giving EXTRA credit to students participating in the walk
  • Please wear your gym shirt or something pink
  • Transportation to and from the walk will not be provided by the Frederick Douglass Academy
  • All students will be dismissed after the walk

For more info you can email:

Booda –

Mr. Price –

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