Harlem Link alumni are an important part of our community. Stay tuned for more information about events, opportunities, and supports for our alumni network.


HL10, HL11, and HL12 are graduating high school and continuing on to career and college. These scholars are continuing their education at Baruch College (MacCauley Honors Program), Hunter College, University at Buffalo, SUNY Polytechnic Institute, Franklin & Marshall College, Drew University, Binghamton University, BMCC, LaGuardia Community College, University of South Carolina, University at Albany, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, NYU, SUNY Delhi, SUNY Onondaga, SUNY Fredonia, SUNY Old Westbury, SUNY New Paltz, Swarthmore, Brooklyn College, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Lackawanna College, York College, Manhattan College, CCNY, CUNY, and Buffalo State University. Keep up the great work!

College Scholarship Essay Contest

HL13, HL12, HL11, and HL10, your scholarship contest was launched at the HL13 reunion on April 11 regarding the book they were given for 8th grade graduation, Long Walk to Freedom by Nelson Mandela. See all details here. All submissions due August 30, 2019! Reach out to with any questions or help getting started.

Alumni Events 2019-2020

Alumni Night Thursday, October 17, 2019, 6 pm

All alumni and families were welcomed back to Harlem Link to advise each other and our 5th graders about middle school, high school, graduation and the college application process.

8th Grade Reunion, HL17 Thursday, November 14, 2019, 6 pm

Alumni who graduated from Link in 2017 will come back for a fun celebration.

College Base Camp Thursday, January 9

All college students and prospective college students are welcome to come together and encourage and equip each other for the joys and challenges again.

11th Grade Reunion, HL14 Thursday, April 16, 2020, 6 pm

Our fifth graduating class will enjoy time together and a great meal while receiving college application resources and instructions for our Harlem Link Scholarship Essay Contest.

Graduating Senior Recognition, HL11 Thursday, June 4, 2020, 12 pm

Come visit the school during our field day! You can help out, inspire current students, and be recognized! We are proud of you! RSVP at or 212-289-3249.


Alumni, if you have any questions, needs, news, or just want to say hi, you can email or come by the school. The alumni office is now in Room 409 and the only entrance is on 111th Street. We love to hear from you!

8th graders, we want to hear where you will be attending high school, and 12th graders, we want to hear where you will be next year!

Update your contact information right now, right here.

Thank you, alumni donors!

Thank you to the following alumni for giving this year:

Funmilayo Tracy Oguns, HL10

Corey Pepaj, HL10

Mahamadou Tunkara, HL10

Dianna Awa Cisse, HL11

Melaya Vaz-Paddyfoote, HL11

Abou Cisse, HL12

Sumaya Easton, HL12

Vanessa Cisse, HL13

Amaya Santiago, HL13

Safeerah Moteen, HL14

Fernando Taylor, HL15

Stacy Onwuka, HL16

Rahtavia Williams, HL17



Harlem Link parent:

"I have never been to a school where parents were given so much information, to actually have an intellectual conversation explaining the curriculum."