Quick Facts

Quick Facts


Harlem Academy drives equity of opportunity for promising students, guiding them to thrive at the highest academic levels and one day make a mark on the world.



TYPE OF SCHOOL

Independent, co-educational, day

GRADES

One through eight

NUMBER OF STUDENTS

120

 

WHO WE SERVE

More than two-thirds of students come from low-income families.

Tuition is set to a sliding scale. Every family contributes, but no child is ever turned away for an inability to pay.




1

KEY FEATURES

Rigorous, engaging academics

Daily advisory program

Differentiated instruction within small classes

Strong family partnership

Regular, effective evaluation

EXTENDED DAY PROGRAM

7:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.

SOURCES OF FUNDING

87% philanthropic donations

11% tuition

2% public sources

ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE

Our students gain an average of 16 points during their time with us, graduating at the 90th percentile.

SECONDARY SCHOOL SUCCESS

95% of our graduates have matriculated to selective secondary schools, including Andover, Hotchkiss, Riverdale, and Trinity.

Our graduates receive independent day and boarding school scholarships that average $46,200 per year.

COLLEGE SUCCESS

90% of our graduates are enrolled in four-year colleges, surpassing national outcomes for high-achieving, wealthier students.

Our graduates have matriculated to top colleges, including Brown, Cornell, Dartmouth, New York University, and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.