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About This School

Frederick Douglass High School is a public high school in Baltimore. 924 children attend Frederick Douglass High School and identify as Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Asian. 0% of the Frederick Douglass High School students are "limited in English proficiency." 83% of the 924 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Frederick Douglass High School is 14:1. Coppin Academy is one of the nearest high schools.

Extracurricular Activities

  • Arts

    • Band
    • Ceramics sculpture
    • Chorus
    • Computer arts
    • Dance
    • Drawing painting
    • Photography
    • Theater drama
    • Video film production
  • Languages Taught

    • French
    • German
    • Italian
    • Spanish
  • Sports

    • Badminton
    • Baseball
    • Basketball
    • Bicycling
    • Cheerleading
    • Cross country
    • Fencing
    • Football
    • Gymnastics
    • Lacrosse
    • P.E. classes
    • Soccer
    • Softball
    • Swimming
    • Tennis
    • Track
    • Volleyball
    • Wrestling

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 98% 88%
White, non-Hispanic 1% 8%
Asian 0.4% %
Hispanic 0.3% 3%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.2% 0.7%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.3%
Multiracial 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 83% 73%
Limited English proficiency 0% 2%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    This school is in turn around. Dr. Hurt is pushing education first. This is my sons first year and the best is yet to come with Frederick Douglass. It's good to know that faith is not about what you see and hear. This school is one of the greatest school's in Baltimore City. I'm a new parent making a difference in the school my child attends.

  • (2 years ago)

    Dr. Antonio Hurt is a lousy uncaring direspectful principle. Parent you are better off getting assistance from other staff members. Very unprofessional he is.

  • (6 years ago)

    This school has actually got much better with academic success they are moving to a high level of excellence.

  • (6 years ago)

    This school kids are immature and have no self respect or respect. The teachers try but the kids are just unacceptably rude.

  • (6 years ago)

    The school is turning a new leaf but the administrators need to support the teachers!

  • (6 years ago)

    Very good sch. Staff are very caring. They have strong interest in their students. The Head (Mr. Montgomery) is very active within the school. Programs are plentiful. Janet Jones(grandparent)

  • (6 years ago)

    What a wonderful school! The Principal is great and the staff are willing and ready to assist! I love the new Frederick Douglass High School! Anita A. Brown

  • (7 years ago)

    The school needs more academic programs like they had in the pass and present

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