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)

School Calendars


You can download the complete Frederick Douglass Academy 2016-2017 calendar here – FDA 2016-2017 Calendar.

You can download the PTA and SLT team calendars here – PTA/SLT Calendar.

Apr
24
Tue
PSAT/SAT Day for 10th and 11th Grade Students
Apr 24 all-day

PSAT/SAT Testing for 10th and 11th grade students

Apr
30
Mon
End of 2nd Marking Period
Apr 30 @ 1:14 pm – 2:14 pm
May
1
Tue
National College Signing Day
May 1 all-day
May
28
Mon
Memorial Day (schools closed)
May 28 all-day
Jun
7
Thu
Anniversary Day Students do not attend school.
Jun 7 all-day

Anniversary Day Students do not attend school. Chancellor’s Conference Day for staff development.

Jun
11
Mon
June Clerical Day middle school students do not attend school.
Jun 11 all-day

June Clerical Day middle school students do not attend school.

Jun
15
Fri
Eid al-Fitr (schools closed)
Jun 15 all-day
Jun
22
Fri
Regents Rating Day – FDA High School students do not attend school
Jun 22 all-day

Regents Rating Day – FDA High School students do not attend school

Jun
26
Tue
Last Day For All Students – Early Dismissal.
Jun 26 all-day

Last Day For All Students – Early Dismissal.

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.