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)

Summer School 2013

High School Dates – July 8, 2013 – August 14, 2013; 8AM – 3PM

Middle School Dates – July 8, 2013 – August 6, 2013; 9AM – 1PM

  • High School students who failed any of the core classes (i.e. Integrated Algebra, Geometry, Living Environment, ELA, U.S. History, Global History, Earth Science, Chemistry) and/or corresponding Regents exam must attend summer school starting July 8 at 7:45am.
  • Middle School students who failed the state exams (ELA and/or Math) must attend summer school.  Grade 8 students who have been identified to attend summer school must report starting July 8, 2013 at 8:45am.
  • Additional testing information will be provided during summer school.

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.