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

College Acceptances

HL10, our first graduating class, graduated high school in June 2017! Next year, these scholars are heading to Baruch College (MacCauley Honors Program), Hunter College, University at Buffalo, SUNY Polytechnic Institute, Franklin & Marshall College, Drew University, Binghamton University, University of North Carolina, BMCC, LaGuardia Community College, University of South Carolina, University at Albany, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, and Buffalo State University. Keep up the great work!

College Scholarship Essay Contest

Congratulations to HL10 winners Corey Pepaj and Tracy Funmilayo Oguns!

HL11, your scholarship essay contest deadline is Oct. 1. Reread Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice and work on your essay now! All the details are here.

Alumni Events 2017-18

Alumni Night Thursday, October 12, 2017, 6 pm

All alumni and families are welcome back to Harlem Link to advise each other and our 5th graders about middle school, high school, and the college application process. Many opportunities will be availble for our alumni to take part in!

8th Grade Reunion, HL15 Thursday, November 2, 2017, 6 pm

Alumni who graduated from Link in 2015 will come back for a fun celebration.

11th Grade Reunion, HL12 Saturday, March 10. 2018

Location and time TBD

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


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 233 near the 111th Street entrance. 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

Amaya Santiago, HL13

Fernando Taylor, HL15

Stacy Onwuka, HL16


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."