The Harley School

1981 Clover Street,
Rochester, NY, 14618-0146
Tel: (585)442-1770
Grades: PK - 12 | 537 students
Founded in 1917, The Harley School is a college preparatory, independent day school committed to academic excellence.We strive to foster in each student a desire for intellectural achievement, creative imagination and an excitement for learning.
Open House dates: 10/24, Gr.
N-4, 9 am; 11/15, Gr.
N-12, 9 am, 1/16, Gr.
N-4, 7 pm; 2/13,Gr.
N-12, 9 am; 3/23, Gr.
5-12, 2:30 pm; and 4/24,Gr.
N-12, 9 am.   Financial aid and transportation are available.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
New York State Association of Independent Schools (NYSAIS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Learning Programs Supported Student Support Program (N-12)
Year Founded 1917

Student Body

Total Students 537 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 30%
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade The Harley School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 80 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 100%
Average Class Size 8 students
Number of AP Courses 17 courses
Average SAT score 624
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $20,800
Tuition Notes Lower School - $18,500 Middle School - $20,900 Upper School - $21,990
% on Financial Aid 30%
Average Financial Aid Grant $6,000
Admissions Director Ivone Foisy
Admissions Associate Cheryl Skiba

Sports

Total Sports Offered 12 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCheering,
Cross CountryGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. art, chess, gardening, glass making, hospice, pottery, robotics, ski club art, chess, gardening, glass making, hospice, pottery, robotics, ski club,

School Notes:

    • Student-to-teacher ratio 1:7 Devoted faculty with an average tenure of 17 years
    • 25 acre campus including state-of-the art facilities
    • 27,000 square foot Academic Center, Center for the Visual Arts and Glass Studio
    • Opening in 2013, Chesonis Commons, the first preK-12 education space in the country to include multiple dimensions of education for a sustainable future.  It houses the Briggs Center for Civic Engagement, The Center for Mindfulness and Empathy Education, a science center, and a project space.
    • Students are from 30 school districts and 5 counties

    Profile last updated: 09/20/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Allendale Columbia School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Allendale Columbia School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Rich Beginnings Child Care Center (1.1 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  |Preschools Preschools  |Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Rochester Allendale Columbia School
    519 Allens Creek Road
    Rochester , NY , 14618
    (585)381-4560
    0.4  mi  |  398  students  |  Gr.  NS-12
  • Rochester
    Rich Beginnings Child Care Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    601 Edgewood Ave
    Rochester , NY , 14618
    (585)244-3650
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.1  mi  |  22  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Rochester
    Montessori School Of Rochester
    Montessori School
    220 Idlewood Road
    Rochester , NY , 14618
    (585)256-2520
    Montessori School
    1.1  mi  |  83  students  |  Gr.  NS-4
  • Rochester
    Seton Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    165 Rhinecliff Drive
    Rochester , NY , 14618
    (585)473-6604
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.2  mi  |  459  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Rochester
    Siena Catholic Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    2617 East Ave
    Rochester , NY , 14610
    (585)381-1220
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.3  mi  |  299  students  |  Gr.  7-8

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?         Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
7 Ways to Improve Your Math Scores
7 Ways to Improve Your Math Scores
Add things up and you'll quickly find the answer- math is crucial both in academics and the real world. By following these strategies and following personal training programs, students can uncover their weaknesses and conquer math.
Why Did You Select That School?
"Because I heard it is a good school." That may well be, but there are some other factors in the private school selection process we need to consider.
Elements of a Successful YouTube Channel
Running a small to medium sized private school? Can't afford marketing staff and expensive marketing programs? Read on.
Request Information
I am a:
Parent   Student  
Email:
Parent or guardian name:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Country of citizenship:
Student is:
Male   Female  
In grade:    For entry grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Public   Private   Parochial  
Applying for financial aid?:
Yes   No   Don't Know  

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.

Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!

Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Rochester, NY is $6,398 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Rochester, NY is 92% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).