Carter G. Woodson Academy


Our Vision

“To educate, motivate and activate the potential for excellence that lies within every male.”

Fayette County Public Schools
Mission Statement

"Our mission is to create a collaborative community that ensures all students achieve at high levels and graduate prepared to excel in a global society.

Beautiful Ozark mug with Lafayette Logo $18,
Vinyl Decal only $5
***** Proceeds go to Freshman Orientation in August *****
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On Wednesday 8/16, we would like all scholars to enter the building through the Carter G. Woodson Academy entrance, which is located near the bus loading zone.  
Even scholars who drive themselves are encouraged to walk to this entrance for the first day.

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Picture Day

  • Middle School & Underclassmen Pictures: August 18th
  • Senior Pictures: August 28th

New School Times

  • Please note, for the 2017-2018 school year, our school day will be 8:25 - 3:15.


newishPlease note the NEW start time for Carter G. Woodson Academy at Frederick Douglass High School for the 2017-2018 school year will be 8:25 am - 3:15 pm.  Have a great summer SCHOLARS!!!