Frederick Douglass Academy Vii High School

  • Frederick Douglass Academy Vii High School serves 199 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-69% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥90% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Frederick Douglass Academy Vii High School's student population of 199 students has declined by 36% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students199 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Frederick Douglass Academy Vii High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Frederick Douglass Academy Vii High School is 0.25, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#750 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-69%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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Asian
2%
9%
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Hispanic
12%
26%
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Black
86%
17%
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White
n/a
44%
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Diversity Score0.250.39
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Graduation Rate55-59%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic #23 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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