General InformationFrederick Douglass Elementary School (FDES) is a Pre-Kindergarten to Fifth Grade (PK-5) school located in the Pleasant Grove Area of Dallas, TX.At Frederick Douglass Elementary School, we are Building CHAMPIONS for LIFE.....DISTRICT MISSION STATEMENT:Education of all student for success.CAMPUS MISSION STATEMENT:Establish an environment that promotes the success of our students to meet the stated goals of our campus and the mission of the Dallas Independent School District.
CAMPUS VISION STATEMENT:
A leading 21st century campus that provides a quality instructional program in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics that promotes academic achievement, innovative thinking and social success for all students.FREDERICK DOUGLASS GOALS:Our goals is to become the #1 campus in Dallas ISD through mastery teacher and student learningITBS/STAAR GOALS:100% passing rate and 80% advanced level performance in Reading, Math, Writing, and Science.Academic achievement, Effective instruction; No excuse! Our students WILL achieve. We are committed to EXCELLENCE!In keeping with all DISD schools, we strive daily to provide a safe and secure learning environment in which students gain the behavioral and academic skills to become successful. We empower students to learn by providing a rigorous curriculum, promoting collaboration, and allowing students to be stakeholders in their own education. The school faculty and staff share a strong communications bond with parents and the community to guarantee students' social, emotional, mental, academic, and psychological success. Family Enrichment workshops are hosted by the faculty for parents in various subject areas as well as homework assistance and guidance. Other parent involvement opportunities include assisting in classrooms, participating in PTA and FITS monthly guidance sessions, and serving on the Campus Improvement Planning committee.
Saving the World One Scholar at a Time: Champions for Life!