Frederick Douglass High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
14.9
Algebra Proficiency
2.7
English Proficiency
2.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,085 Students
  • 64 Teachers

Frederick Douglass High
8000 CROOM RD
UPPER MARLBORO, MD 20772

Phone: (301) 952-2400

District: Prince George's County Public Schools

Overview

At Frederick Douglass High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Frederick Douglass High is 33 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 97 percent. Frederick Douglass High is 1 of 27 high schools in the Prince George's County Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,085
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 97%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 29%
Full-Time Teachers 64

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 78%
Proficient in Algebra 65%
College Readiness Index 14.9

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 27
Total Students 36,855
Proficient in English (district average) 72%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 66%
College Readiness (district average) 17.2

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Nearby Schools

Frederick Douglass High is 1 of 27 schools in the Prince George's County Public Schools.

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