Harlem Academy

1330 Fifth Avenue,
New York, NY, 10026
     Tel: (212)348-2600
Grades: 1 - 8 | 114 students
Harlem Academy is an academically rigorous independent school for children whose aptitude for success in higher education might otherwise go unrealized.
Working in partnership with families.
our goal is for each student to attain the level of scholastic achievement and personal development required to enter and thrive at a top secondary school, while setting a course for life long learning and contribution to our world.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 1 - 8
Year Founded 2004

Student Body

Total Students 114 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Harlem Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 60%
Average Class Size 15 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes The Tuition for Harlem Academy is on a sliding scale.
% on Financial Aid 100%
Admissions Director Jennifer Prince
Admissions Associate Kelly Brown

School Notes:

As parents and staff, we recognize the gifts each person can bring to the school and encourage a generous and collaborative climate where people from diverse backgrounds share and learn from each other. Families are required at least four hours of school service per month in one of the following areas: Steering Committees on Admissions, Development, Hiring, or Family Partnership, Family Game Nights, Classroom support, Field Trips and a variety of other volunteer opportunities.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Agile Learning Center @ MFS (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northside Therapeutic Early Childhood Center (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Northside Therapeutic Early Childhood Center (0.1 miles away)
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  • New YorkNorthside Therapeutic Early Childhood Center
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    1301 5th Ave
    New YorkNY10029
    (212)426-3464
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    0.1 mi | 14 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • New YorkClara Mumammad School
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    102 W 116th St Frnt 1
    New YorkNY10026
    (212)662-2200
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    0.3 mi | 6 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • New YorkHighway Christian Academy
      (Pentecostal)
    132 E 111th St
    New YorkNY10029
    (212)348-8328
      (Pentecostal)
    0.3 mi | 63 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • New YorkAgile Learning Center @ MFS
    Alternative School
    115 East 106th Street
    New YorkNY10029
    (212)533-2826
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    0.4 mi | n/a students | Gr. 1-12                      
  • New YorkReece School
    Special Education School
    25 East 104th Street
    New YorkNY10029
    (212)289-4872
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    0.4 mi | n/a students | Gr. K-5                      

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