• 2017-2018

    Cadet LTC K. Billingsley receives AJRI Scholarship! 

    Track Teams Sweep @ the Regionals meet. 

    Verizon Showcase

    Attorney Omari Crawford (The Cochran Firm) @ our Honor's Day program. Photos by Dr. Ponder

    Lady Astros Pep Rally Photos by Dr. Ponder (basketball Region Champs)

    Astros defeat KIPP 3-2! Photos by Dr. Ponder

    Astros baseball in action! Photos by Dr. Ponder

    Lady Astros Soccer Photos by Dr. Ponder

    Astros vs B.E.S.T. Photos by Dr. Ponder

    Support of stricter gun control Photos by Dr. Ponder

    SRO  Photos by Dr. Ponder

    Astros enjoy the UGA Road Dawgs Mobile Experience Photos by Dr. Ponder 


    Reading Plus Photos by Dr. Ponder

    Elements in Families Photos by Dr. Ponder

    Astros visit Atlanta's Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Photos by Dr. Ponder

    Albany State University Photos by Dr. Ponder


    All-Male Initiative  Photos by Dr. Ponder 

    The GO Team  Photos by Dr. Ponder 

    National Beta Club inductees  Photos by Dr. Ponder 

    Astros tour the MLK Center for Nonviolent Social Change 

    The Marching Astros Band @ Mardi Gras 

    Lady Astros are 6AA Region Champs! 

    Rappers surprise the Marching Astros!  Photos by Dr. Ponder 

    Astros visit the University of Kentucky 

    Bi-Centennial Exhibit honoring Frederick Douglass’ 200th birthday

    Astros research artists   Photos by Dr. Ponder 

    Astros celebrate AP Day @ Georgia State Capitol

    Astros participated in Cinema Drive 3D  Photos by Dr. Ponder 

    Food Market  Photos by Dr. Ponder 

    Astros receive 2nd Place in the PAGE Georgia Academic Decathlon! 

    FDHS (Fabulous, Dedicated, High-Achieving Students) celebration.  Photos by Dr. Ponder 

    Lady Astros vs. Luella 

    $20K Verizon Innovative Learning Grant  Photos by Dr. Ponder 

    World Aids Day Door Contest

    Emory Pipeline Collaborative (EPiC)

    Family Academic Night Photos by Dr. Ponder

    North Carolina's National High Stepping Marching Band Competition
    Marching Astros 

    Market Day Photos by Dr. Ponder

    Amaya Moses wins CCMW Poster Contest!

    Microsoft Office Specialist    

    2020 On-site 

    Clayton State University.  Photos by Dr. Ponder

    DECA Leadership Conference

    Astros wore pink in support of Breast Cancer Awareness! Photos by Dr. Ponder

    Faculty vs students Photos by Dr. Ponder

    Astros attend College Fair held at Atlanta Metropolitan College. Photos by Dr. Ponder

    Astros Football! 

    Cross Country

    Aristocrat of Bands

    Cheerleaders of Tennessee State University. Photos by Dr. Ponder

    Lady Astros defeat Therrell 10-2.

    "Total Solar Eclipse 2017!"  Photos by Dr. Ponder 

    Youth Entrepreneurs  Photos by Dr. Ponder 

    Astros were ready for their first day of learning.  Photos by Dr. Ponder  

    Pink Out

    Microsoft Certification

    Day 1

    Literacy Award

    JA Academy


    6AA Region Champs

    ALC Reveal


    Astros were transported to Paris!  Photos by Dr. Ponder 

    Astros advance to 2nd round! 

    Astros participate in JROTC Awards Day Ceremony  Photos by Dr. Ponder

    Astros attend Emory Pipeline Collaborative (EPiC) Closing Ceremony.  Photos by Dr. Ponder 

    6-AA Regional Champs (Track & Field)

    National Financial Literacy Day  Photos by Dr. Ponder

    Astros attend the Bodies Exhibition (Atlantic Station)  Photos by Dr. Ponder 

    Track Classic Preliminaries

    The renovated football field brings our fans closer to the action. 

    Douglass Cluster participate in Family Literacy Night activities  Photos by Dr. Ponder 

    Astros defeat Washington (3-1) Photos by Dr. Ponder 

    Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta funds Douglass Cluster Family Literacy Night

    Astros FLBA is presented with a Proclamation from Atlanta City Councilman Michael Julian Bond! 

    Astros defeat Therrell (Tennis)

    Astros vs Therrell (Baseball) 

    Astros participate in College Fair to celebrate College and Career Readiness Week.

    Reveal of our 21st Century Astro Learning Commons.

    We Feel the Beat! (SamaTo West African Dance & Drumming Workshop)  


    Microsoft Certification

    STEM Lunch & Learn

    Halloween...Astro Style

    Saber Ceremony 

    Astros defeat Therrell 21-16!

    Astros review the JonBenét Ramsey case and apply the 7 S's of crime scene investigation


    Astros vs BEST 

    Good job, Lady Astros! 

    Astros defeat S. Atlanta 35-7 (Football)

    Cross Country

    Lady Astros defeat S Atlanta (JV Volleyball)

    Student Lab


    Class in Astro Park

    Freshman Orientation



    FDHS Alumni Association and PTSA provide lunch for teachers/staff.  Photos by Dr. Ponder.
    Seniors @ Dave & Buster's Photos by Dr. Ponder 
    Seniors visit GA Gwinnett College. - Photos by Dr. Ponder 


    JROTC Awards Day - Photos by Dr. Ponder


    TSA members clean up perimeter areas of our campus.

    Astros tied KIPP 2-2- Photos by Dr. Ponder 


    Astros host North Clayton - Photos by Dr. Ponder 

    Students challenge Mr. Holland to a game of Chess.- Photos by Dr. Ponder

    November-December 2015 ELS Reading Plus Reading Achievement Award.

    Sophomore Awards Program - Photos by Dr. Ponder

    National Signing Day! - Photos by Dr. Ponder 


    Senior Night (Astros vs Washington)Photos by Dr. Ponder