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F REDERICK D OUGLASS H IGH S CHOOL
T HE N ORTH S TAR M ONTHLY
It has been a distinct pleasure to serve as your principal
at Frederick Douglass High
School this school year; however, I have decided to accept an opportunity to serve as a principal in another
GROW, LEAD, TRANSFORM
Volunteer of the Month
Mr. Brown is a proud alumnus of Frederick Douglass High School. He is a very dedicated
volunteer of the school. He is seen in the school daily helping out wherever he can. Mr.
Brown is also very active in supporting the Douglass community. He is a volunteer, a mentor,
and an all around good Samaritan. Mr. Brown is always around supporting our Astros!
Get down with Mr. Brown… Thanks!
Congratulations to Douglass High School for winning
the ELS Reading Plus Reading Achievement Award. In
addition, Douglass High School had the highest Average Rate Gain and an impressive number of
Total Level Ups at 139 Level Up celebrations .
Please accept my decision knowing that I
have appreciated your support and enjoyed getting to know you this school year.
With a caring culture of trust and collaboration, every student will graduate
ready for college, career, and life.
A high-performing environment where
students love to learn, educators inspire, families engage and the community trusts the school
Track and Field Schedule
Frederick Douglass High School is an
amazing school, and I am dedicated to
continuing to serve as your principal
through the end of the school year. During
this time, Atlanta Public Schools will immediately begin a search for a new principal with input from the community.
Thank you for understanding and your impressive commitment to our Douglass Astros. As always, I will be available to address any concerns or questions you may
DeMarcos D. Holland
We Need You!
Stars Mill High
Annual Dues are only $10.00 per person. We
are off to a great start with dedicated
officers. We are looking to have at
least 250 members for the 2015-2016
Join our MOD Squad(Men on Duty) or LADI
(Loving Active Divas Involved) teams
to support our various school activities.
Local School Governance Team:
School Level Governance Team (see FDHS’
website for more information)
The Home-School Compact is a document that basically states what all parties involved will do what is needed to
make sure that the student has a successful learning experience.
Please see the come to the Parent Center to
sign and your Home-School Compact. We are
striving to have 100%.
(Please sign and return, this helps with our
Title I funding.)
Head Football Coach , Rodney Cofield doubles as Astro Football
Coach and proud parent as his son,
Tralik Cofield signs with Georgia
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Mrs. C. TurnerSmith
Teacher of the
Go Team Cluster
Voting Begins for GO TEAMS 8-14
After School Programs
Recovery, Remediation, and
Tutoring will continue on MonThurs. Details will be shared
Douglass Cluster’s Family
District t 5
April 4– 8
To receive messages via
text, text @douglassp to
81010. To receive messages
via email, send an email to
Seniors enjoying one of
during Senior Week at
Please refer to the school website for
baseball, golf, soccer, and track schedule
Access accurate, current, and confidential
information about your child(ren)’s
Come by the Parent Center to get assistance today.