Graduation Rate: 86.000001% (at the end of the school year before last, the percent of students who graduated "on time" by earning a diploma four years after they entered 9th grade).
Daily Attendance Rate: 87% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 81% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 23% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 92.000002% students feel safe in the hallways, bathrooms, locker room and cafeteria. (Student opinions on school safety, as reported on the NYC School Survey.)
Program 1: College Preparation Program
Program description: Intensive academic program focused on English language arts, communications, mathematics, journalism, public speaking, dance, and art. College preparatory advisory in grade 10.
Interest: Humanities & Interdisciplinary
Method: Ed. Opt.
Seats 9 GE: 90
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 192
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 2
Seats 9 SWD: 18
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: N
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 70
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 4
Seats 10: 1
Admissions priority 1: Priority to Brooklyn students or residents
Admissions priority 2: Then to New York City residents
Extracurricular activities and clubs offered by the school that do not fall under one of the Sports categories (PSAL Sports or School Sports): No data
PSAL Sports Boys
Male PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: Baseball, Basketball
PSAL Sports Girls
Female PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: Basketball, Soccer, Volleyball
PSAL Sports Coed
Co-ed PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: Double Dutch
Sports offered by the school outside PSAL (Public School Athletics League): No data
Flag for female only school: No data
Flag for male only school: No data
Total students: 140
Start time: 8:20am
End time: 2:45pm
Final grades: 9 to 12
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP English Literature and Composition, AP United States History, AP Chemistry, AP English Language and Composition
Additional info: 10th Grade Seats Available,College Trips,Community Service Expected,Extended Day Tutoring,Internships Available,Online Grading System,Summer Bridge,Uniform,Weekend Programs
School accessibility description: Partially Accessible
Flag for schools that offer 10th grade seats: Y
School Number: K175
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 316
Council district: 41
Census tract: 924
About Frederick Douglass Academy VII High School
Address: 226 Bristol Street, Brooklyn NY 11212 (40.665568,-73.912102)
Phone number: 718-485-3789
Fax number: 718-922-2761
School email: [email protected]
Subway lines near the school: 3 to Rockaway Ave
Bus lines near the school: B12, B14, B15, B60, B7
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Full-Time College Advisor. College prep curricula and New Visions curricula.
CUNY College Now partnership with Brooklyn College and Medgar Evers College.
iLearnNYC: Program for expanded online coursework and self-paced learning.
International Discovery and Travel: Spain (2017), Japan (2018), South Africa (2019), Ghana (Year TBA), and South America (Year TBA).
Academic Partnerships: Boys & Girls Club of America (onsite daily); Grace Tutoring; Revolution Prep and FDA7 Prep.