What We Believe

Frederick Douglass Academy II helps scholars realize the dream of a college degree and a professional career by providing them with a strong academic background.  We believe scholars learn best when they consistently live and practice the Scholar Creed, demonstrate a clear understanding of learning objectives, initiate and participate effectively in collaborative discussions, and learn to defend their ideas and beliefs with evidenc

Interested in attending our middle school?

Below is a brief overview of the major milestones of the admissions process

  • Attendance at the District Middle School Fairs 
  • Opportunities for families to visit FDA II
    • Thursday, Sept 20,  9am - 10am
    • Wednesday, October 10,  6pm-7pm
    • Thursday, November 1, 6-7pm
  • Applications distributed in early November
  • The deadline for families to return the application late November

For additional information send an email to enroll@FDA2.net


Interested in attending our high school?

If your child has finished eighth grade, they can start high school. All new students enrolling in high school must visit Frederick Douglass Academy II. 

For additional information send an email to enroll@FDA2.net

New or Returning Student Registration

In order for a student to register into a New York City public school, the parent and the child must both appear, and must present with the following documents

  • Child’s birth certificate, passport, record of baptism (which includes the date of birth), or other official document verifying age
  •  Child’s immunization records (if available)
  • Proof of address ( Pre-Registration Checklist )
  • Child’s most recent report card/transcript (if available)
  • Child’s Individualized Education Program (IEP) and/or 504 Accommodation Plan (if applicable and available)