Historic Harlem Academy School 1871-1965

Our Students

Study while others are sleeping; work while others are loafing; prepare while others are playing; and dream while others are wishing.  ~William Arthur Ward


Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is to not stop questioning.    ~Albert Einstein


It’s not that I’m so smart; it’s just that I stay with problems longer. ~Albert Einstein  

He who asks is a fool for five minutes, but he who does not ask remains a fool forever.       ~Chinese Proverb   

Class from the 1920s

Class from the 1940s

Class from the 1960s

May Day 1937

A Visit to the Library - Circa 1920s