Frederick Douglass Academy Iii Secondary School

3630 3rd Ave
Bronx, NY 10456
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Frederick Douglass Academy Iii Secondary School serves 429 students in grades 9-12.
Frederick Douglass Academy Iii Secondary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Frederick Douglass Academy Iii Secondary School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Frederick Douglass Academy Iii Secondary School's student population of 429 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students429 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

Frederick Douglass Academy Iii Secondary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Frederick Douglass Academy Iii Secondary School is 0.55, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#1032 out of 4239 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
52%
27%
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Black
43%
17%
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White
2%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.550.71
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Graduation Rate
70-74%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District # 9 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Frederick Douglass Academy Iii Secondary School is Bronx Center For Science And Mathematics (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is I.S. 219 New Venture School (0.0 miles away)
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