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
One through eight
NUMBER OF STUDENTS
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.
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
2% public sources
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.
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.