Frederick Douglass High School (Columbia, Missouri)

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For the historical segregated high school in the St. Louis area, see Douglass High School (Missouri).
Fredrick Douglass High School
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Location
310 North Providence Road
Columbia, Missouri 65203

United States
Information
Type Public Secondary
Established 1916[1]
School district Columbia Public Schools
Principal Mrs. Eryca Neville[2]
Grades 9-12
Enrollment 108[3]
Campus type Urban
Color(s) Blue and White
Athletics Basketball
Athletics conference Independent
Mascot Bulldog
Information (573) 214-3680
Website
Fred Douglass School
Frederick Douglass High School (Columbia, Missouri) is located in Missouri
Frederick Douglass High School (Columbia, Missouri)
Frederick Douglass High School (Columbia, Missouri) is located in the US
Frederick Douglass High School (Columbia, Missouri)
Location 310 N. Providence Rd., Columbia, Missouri
Coordinates 38°57′18″N 92°19′59″W / 38.95500°N 92.33306°W / 38.95500; -92.33306Coordinates: 38°57′18″N 92°19′59″W / 38.95500°N 92.33306°W / 38.95500; -92.33306
Area less than one acre
Built 1917 (1917)
Architectural style Classical Revival
MPS Social Institutions of Columbia's Black Community TR
NRHP Reference # 80002310[4]
Added to NRHP September 4, 1980

Frederick Douglass High School is an alternative public high school located in Columbia, Missouri. Douglass enrolls students 9-12 from throughout the Columbia Public Schools District. The school competes in MSHSAA 4A. Their sports include basketball and track and field. The school differs from typical high schools due to providing programs including child development and parenting classes and a day care facility. It was built in 1917, and is a two-story, Classical Revival style brick building on a raised basement.

The school is currently undergoing renovations including an A/C system.

The building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980 as Fred Douglass School.[4]

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