“HVA is the best school
in Harlem!”

– Jasmine, mother of an HVA student


Our Fall 2023 application is now open!

Apply to join us next school year for PreK–4th grade.

At HVA, your child will experience an exceptionally high-quality education in a nurturing environment. Our dedicated team of teachers, principals, and social workers will support your child in becoming an independent thinker and compassionate individual who graduates from college and makes a meaningful contribution to society.

Give your child an excellent education at HVA.

Apply Today

Questions? We’d love to hear from you!
Contact us at enrollment@harlemvillage.org or (646) 484-1720.

HVA is open to all students, and there is no cost to apply or attend.

Why do families choose Harlem Village Academies?

HVA teaches critical thinking, student independence, and ethical purpose.

HVA is a neighborhood school with a warm, caring environment and deep respect for students and parents.

HVA offers a Montessori PreK program, providing our youngest students with a private school quality education, free of charge.

HVA is distinguished as the only charter school in Harlem offering the prestigious International Baccalaureate (IB), widely recognized as the most sophisticated college preparatory curriculum.

HVA has over 15 years of proven results: students rank at the very top on state tests and 100% earn admission to college.

Harlem Village Academies provides a gifted & talented quality PreK-12 education for all students.


Parents and teachers committed to an excellent education

Our parents:

  • Ensure reading and studying at home daily is a high priority
  • Ensure students arrive to school on time, every day
  • Regularly participate in school meetings and activities

Our teachers:

  • Provide challenging, inspiring instruction
  • Hold the highest expectations for respectful behavior while fostering student leadership
  • Communicate frequently with parents


Hear directly from school leaders and teachers about what makes HVA so special!

Dates coming soon.

HVA Viewbook

Click the image below to see what makes our community special!

“HVA is like a
private school.”

– Natasha, mother of HVA student



We’d love to hear from you!

You can reach us at enrollment@harlemvillage.org or (646) 848-1720.