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

125

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.

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

93% 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 $45,084 per year.

COLLEGE SUCCESS

88% of our graduates enter four-year colleges, surpassing national outcomes for high-achieving, wealthier students.

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