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

Harlem Academy serves promising students identified through a selective admissions process. 

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​​​​​​​

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

10% tuition

3% 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

100% of the students in our last four graduating class matriculated to selective secondary schools, including Horace Mann, Peddie, Trinity, Riverdale, and Spence.

Our graduates receive independent day and boarding school scholarships that average more than $50,000 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, Carnegie Mellon, Cornell, Dartmouth, Howard, NYU, Princeton, Wesleyan, and Yale.