Back to School 2015

La Salle Academy: Tradition, Service, Focus and Accomplishment

15-409-LSA-Open-House-Print-Ad_4.313x11.5-(The-Tablet-Newspaper)La Salle Academy is one of the oldest Catholic high schools in New York City, serving young men for 167 years. Rich in tradition, service to the community and to a higher ideal, La Salle offers a host of innovative programs, all with the goal of providing the kind of rigorous academic curriculum and focus needed to advance students to the upper echelon of America’s finest colleges and universities.

La Salle Works

An internship program thrusts upperclassmen into real-world work environments.

La Salle in the City

The academy takes the learning experience outside of the classroom and to various sites in New York City and beyond.

La Salle Reads

An intense summer reading program, La Salle Reads encourages students to keep their skills sharp and expand their minds to earn handsome rewards.

Distance Learning

La Salle’s distance learning program increases advanced placement and language offerings.

A renewed Office of School Ministry and Resource Centers for a variety of subjects help complete a unique learning experience.


La Salle’s storied sports teams have won a host of city championships, and we added another one last year.

Tablets for All

At La Salle, all freshmen will be handed a brand new tablet on day one, thanks to a partnership with Microsoft Corp. La Salle is one of the few all-boys Catholic high schools in New York City that offers this key learning tool for today’s world.

After School

Our students benefit from 35 different afterschool programs, all designed to provide mentoring and guidance in the critical areas of math, science and the language skills.

University Connections

Located in the heart of Manhattan’s East Village, La Salle is neighbors with one of the top universities in the city, The Cooper Union. In fact, La Salle has an exclusive collaborative relationship with Cooper Union to inspire students to pursue careers in the engineering field. La Salle is also strategic partners with one of the premier Lasallian institutions of higher education in the country — Manhattan College.

La Salle has a 100 percent graduation rate, with practically all of our graduates moving forward to a host of colleges and universities.


La Salle Graduates Have Attended:

– Boston College
– Boston University
– City University of New York
– College of the Holy Cross
– Columbia University
– Dartmouth College
– Drexel University
– Duke University
– Fairfield University
– Fordham University
– Full Sail University
– Iona College
– La Salle University
– Long Island University
– Manhattan College
– New York University
– Pace University
– Pennsylvania State University
– Polytechnic University at New York University
– Regis College
– Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
– St. Francis College
– St. John’s University
– St. Peter’s University
– Stanford University
– Stevens Institute of Technology
– Syracuse University
– State University of New York
– The Pratt Institute
– The School of Visual Arts
– United States Military Academy
– United States Naval Academy
– University of Chicago
– University of Pennsylvania
– Virginia State University
– Wesleyan University

La Salle Academy embodies tradition, service, focus and accomplishment.

Find out why for the past 167 years graduates have proudly exclaimed: “WE ARE LA SALLE!” Visit the school online:


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