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    Quality CPS Preschool

    Our quality Preschool Program supports young children and families for lifelong learning.

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    Contemplative Arts and Sciences

    Our program provides a balanced educational experience using dance, movement and the arts to help students develop vital skills.

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    Welcome to Frederick Douglass Elementary School

    A neighborhood school and Community Learning Center serving grades Preschool-6.

  • Dayton Contemporary Dance Company

    Intensive Partnerships

    The world-renowned Dayton Contemporary Dance Company (DCDC) and Miami University top the list of quality partners.

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    Project-Based Learning

    Students will be empowered to think creatively, critically and compassionately through a challenging, project-based curriculum.

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A VISION 2020
Contemplative Arts and Sciences School

At Frederick Douglass School, students in grades Kindergarten-6 are provided a holistic learning experience that integrates the arts and movement. The New Contemplative Arts and Sciences program provides a balanced educational experience to help develop vital skills that empower them to contribute to the community in meaningful ways. Read more about our Contemplative Arts and Sciences Focus.

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CPS Preschool: A Great Start to Lifelong Learning

Cincinnati Public Schools provides quality, comprehensive preschool programs and collaborative services to support young children and families for lifelong learning. Our CPS preschool is rated 5 stars by the Department of Education, the state's highest rating. Read more about preschool.

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School Calendar

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HOURS

Monday-Friday
7:45 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.

PHONE

513-363-1900

ADDRESS

2627 Park Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45206

Our Principal Jeffery Hall

Jeffery Hall principal of Frederick DouglassI am proud to be the principal of Frederick Douglass Elementary. We are creating an environment where teachers love coming to teach and students love coming to learn. Read More About Jeffery Hall