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.

Mar
28
Tue
New York State English Language Arts Exams
Mar 28 – Mar 30 all-day
Apr
6
Thu
PTA Executive Board Meeting
Apr 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Apr
10
Mon
Spring Recess (schools closed)
Apr 10 – Apr 18 all-day
Apr
11
Tue
School Leadership Meeting (SLT)
Apr 11 @ 5:45 pm – 8:00 pm
Apr
20
Thu
PTA General Meeting
Apr 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
May
2
Tue
New York State Mathematics Exams
May 2 @ 8:00 am – May 4 @ 9:00 am
May
4
Thu
PTA Executive Board Meeting
May 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
May
9
Tue
School Leadership Meeting (SLT)
May 9 @ 5:45 pm – 8:00 pm
May
18
Thu
PTA General Meeting
May 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
May
29
Mon
Memorial Day (schools closed)
May 29 all-day

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.