Quick Facts

Quick Facts

MISSION

Harlem Academy is an independent school (grades 1-8 + kindergarten in fall 2022) that 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.

NUMBER OF STUDENTS

120





SOURCES OF FUNDING

87% philanthropic donations

10% tuition

3% public sources






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.

WHO WE SERVE

Harlem Academy uses a selective admissions process to identify students with the potential to succeed in our rigorous academic program. 

Our robust scholarship program ensures no child is ever turned away for a family’s inability to pay.

TRANSFORMATIONAL GROWTH

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

SECONDARY SCHOOL MATRICULATION

100% of the students in our last four graduating classes 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 MATRICULATION

94% 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.