Frederick Douglass Academy for Young Men
Nestled in the Woodbridge Neighborhood, bounded by Wayne State University, the Cultural Center, and the Grand River Creative Corridor, Frederick Douglass Academy provides exciting opportunities for young men to grow into leaders of tomorrow. We are also very proud to be the only all male school wihin the dynamic Detroit Public Schools Community District.
OUR VISION STATEMENT:
Frederick Douglass for Young Men is shared leadership with all staff, parents and community members to educate all students in a clean, safe, and healthy environment that uses technology to enhance learning and prepares all students as lifelong learners. The goal of administrators, faculty, and staff is to create a climate, culture, and overall positive attitude that is conducive to learning and closing the achievement gap.
WE, THE YOUNG MEN OF FREDERICK DOUGLASS ACADEMY,
ARE HONORABLE YOUNG MEN OF INTEGRITY,
FILLED WITH POTENTIAL AND ENDLESS POSSIBILITY.
WE SEEK TO EMBODY THE VALUES OF:
MANHOOD, ALTRUISM, COURAGE AND SCHOLARSHIP.
WE WILL MEET AND EXCEED
THE HOPES AND DREAMS OF THOSE WHO CAME BEFORE US.
THIS IS OUR MISSION. THIS IS OUR PROMISE.