Capital Prep Harlem is a free, public charter school located in the Harlem neighborhood in New York City providing grades 6–12 with a year-round, college preparatory education that develops lifelong learners, leaders, and agents of social change. Capital Prep Harlem will open for the 2016–17 school year with 160 students enrolled in the 6th and 7th grades.
We believe that all students are capable of succeeding in a rigorous, college preparatory environment. Our priority is to create a compelling and creative environment where are all students are challenged to reach their fullest potential and become agents of change through the lens of an in-depth focus and academic investigation of social justice. Capital Prep Harlem curriculum will be tailored to the rigorous expectations of post-secondary education and the demands of a global society. All students who enroll at Capital Prep Harlem are destined for acceptance into a four-year college or university.