How to Apply


Harlem Academy is now accepting applications for September 2015. If you feel that Harlem Academy is the right fit for your child, please review the admissions procedure information below. Interested parents are also invited to attend an information session

Upcoming Interview Sessions

  • Saturday, December 12, 2015
    First and Second Grade: 10:00 a.m.
    Third through Eighth Grade: 12:00 p.m. OR 2:30 p.m.
Sign Up - Contact Enrollment Director Jennifer Prince to sign up for an interview.


Admissions Procedure

  1. Phase 1 - Includes an application form, transcript, tuition worksheet, interview, application fee, and writing/math samples depending on grade. Exact requirements differ by grade.
  2. Phase 1 Notification - Families will be notified as to whether or not they have been promoted by the admissions committee to Phase 2 of the application process.
  3. Phase 2 - Includes teacher recommendation, personal recommendation, and student visit. Exact requirements differ by grade.
  4. Phase 2 Notification – Within two weeks of completion of Phase 2, families will be notified of their standing. 
  5. Enrollment - Admitted students have two weeks from the postmark date of their letter of acceptance to notify the school of their decision and submit a nonrefundable deposit.
Questions?  Contact Jennifer Prince at or 212.348.2600 x304.


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