Families say that HVA is an amazing school!

Our 2023–24 application is 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.

Give your child an excellent education at HVA.


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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 your child with a private school quality education, free of charge.

HVA is distinguished as the only charter school in New York offering both Montessori and the prestigious International Baccalaureate (IB), internationally recognized as the most sophisticated college preparatory curriculum.

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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

Events & Info Sessions

Join us to learn more about what makes HVA a special place for your child and family!


Bring your family to our last Open House before the lottery! We'll have refreshments, giveaways, and fun activities for everyone. Take a tour of our beautiful classrooms and see what makes HVA an amazing school. Our staff will be there to answer any questions you have and help you apply.
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Sat, Apr 1 @ 10:00 AM
HVA West Elementary

In-Person School Tours

Come, visit us! Check out our beautiful classrooms, get a glimpse of our teachers and students at work, and experience the joyful learning environment at HVA.
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April tour dates coming soon!

Virtual Info Sessions

Join us on Zoom to learn more about why families say that HVA is a truly outstanding school. Get answers to your questions and learn how to apply. We can't wait to e-meet you!
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Tue, Apr 11 @ 5:30 PM
HVA Elementary (West & East)
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Tue, Apr 11 @ 6:30 PM
HVA Montessori PreK

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.