Frederick Douglass Academy Vii High School

226 Bristol St
Brooklyn, NY 11212
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Frederick Douglass Academy Vii High School serves 158 students in grades 9-12.
Frederick Douglass Academy Vii High 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-79% (which is higher than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥80% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.

Top Rankings

Frederick Douglass Academy Vii High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Frederick Douglass Academy Vii High School's student population of 158 students has declined by 37% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students158 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Rankings

Frederick Douglass Academy Vii High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Frederick Douglass Academy Vii High School is 0.30, 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
#1042 out of 4228 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-79%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥80%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
13%
27%
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Black
83%
17%
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White
n/a
43%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.300.71
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Graduation Rate
55-59%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #23 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Frederick Douglass Academy Vii High School is Teachers Preparatory High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mott Hall Bridges Academy (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brooklyn Teachers Preparatory High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 242 students
    0.0 miles
    226 Bristol St
    Brooklyn, NY 11212
    (718) 498-2605
    0 7-12 242
  • Brooklyn Mott Hall Bridges Academy Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 199 students
    0.1 miles
    210 Chester St
    Brooklyn, NY 11212
    (718) 345-6912
    0.1 6-8 199
  • Brooklyn Ps/is 323 Math: 17% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 565 students
    0.1 miles
    210 Chester St
    Brooklyn, NY 11212
    (718) 495-7781
    0.1 PK-8 565
  • Brooklyn Gregory Jocko Jackson-sports-arts Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 471 students
    0.2 miles
    213 Osborn St
    Brooklyn, NY 11212
    (718) 495-7791
    0.2 PK-8 471
  • Brooklyn P.S. 327 Dr Rose B English Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 328 students
    0.2 miles
    111 Bristol St
    Brooklyn, NY 11212
    (718) 495-7801
    0.2 PK-8 328

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