The Harvey School

Tel: (914)232-3161
Grades: 6 - 12 | 336 students
Music, dance, theater, digital photography, and ceramics are among the opportunities available to students at The Harvey School, located on a wooded, 100-acre campus in Katonah, NY.
The co-educational college preparatory school, which enrolls students in grades 6 through 12, places a high premium on the performing arts, and its new arts center, which was opened last spring, continues to realize that vision.
The state-of-the-art facility includes a 3,320-square-foot theater, which seats 250 people; a gallery space on the first floor; a large dance studio; a ceramic studio; and a digital art room for digital photography classes and workshops.
Small class size (averaging 12 students) encourages academic achievement and personal growth in an environment that is both warm and supportive.
Students can be challenged by 12 Advanced Placement courses, in addition to the academically rigorous art, drama, music and creative writing programs available at the school.
Three Internet-accessible labs and the integration of computer technology in almost every course are also provided.
The school’s competitive Interscholastic Athletic Program includes football, soccer, field hockey, ice hockey, basketball, lacrosse, rugby, baseball, softball, tennis, dance, cross-country and skiing.
The school offers an optional five-day residential program for students in grades 7 through 12.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 12
Year Founded 1916

Student Body

Total Students 336 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 9%
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade The Harvey School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 45%
Average Class Size 12 students
Number of AP Courses 12 courses

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Acceptance Rate 45%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Ronald Romanowicz

Sports

Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Rugby, Soccer, Softball, TennisBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryDance,
Field HockeyFootball,
GolfIce Hockey,
LacrosseRugby,
SoccerSoftball,
Tennis

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Montfort Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rippowam Cisqua School (4.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Rippowam Cisqua School (4.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Katonah Montfort Academy
    99 Valley Rd
    Katonah , NY , 10536
    (914)767-0325
    0.9  mi  |  38  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Somers John F Kennedy Catholic High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    54 Route 138
    Somers , NY , 10589
    (914)232-5061
    (Roman Catholic)
    2.7  mi  |  565  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Bedford Rippowam Cisqua School
    439 Cantitoe St Po Box 488
    Bedford , NY , 10506
    (914)244-1200
    4.4  mi  |  562  students  |  Gr.  PK-9
  • Bedford
    St. Patrick's School
    (Roman Catholic)
    483 Old Post Rd
    Bedford , NY , 10506
    (914)234-7914
    (Roman Catholic)
    4.5  mi  |  162  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Yorktown Heights St Patrick School
    (Roman Catholic)
    117 Moseman Rd
    Yorktown Heights , NY , 10598
    (914)962-2211
    (Roman Catholic)
    5.1  mi  |  234  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

School Reviews

  • Recommended August 30, 2014 - Harvey is an incredible school! Students are able to dabble in a variety of activities from sports to the arts, an interesting array of course offerings and the attention of a very talented and devoted teaching and administrative staff. Parents are active and involved and the school has a number of family programs throughout the year. Perhaps the most impressive aspect of Harvey is the ability of a student to be both a "jock" and a "theater kid" and be accepted on all levels. - Posted by Parent

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