About Us


Our mission is to deliver a rich and rigorous educational experience in order to develop academically high-performing students with the leadership, character, and knowledge to achieve success in high school and beyond by focusing on a culture of academic achievement, respect, self-discovery, and community.

FLI’s culture is built on:

· Academic Achievement: Providing a rigorous learning experience

· Integrity: Operating with honesty, virtue and fairness

· Respect: Appreciating each person’s unique background and beliefs, and honoring the values of   others

· Self Discovery: Recognizing how students’ interests, talents and passions outside the classroom   complement the academic learning experience

· Community: Embracing the rich perspectives of diverse backgrounds and using them to make a difference in our neighborhood and beyond

1 day ago
Timeline Photos

FLI gives back! A group of FLI staff members raised money and participated in the AIDS Walk today. It was a beautiful day to walk for a good cause!

4 days ago
Super Saturday S.T.E.M. Expo – Annual Free Expo – Harlem, NY

Check out this great opportunity to attend a free STEM expo if you are in the neighborhood this Saturday!

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields are expected to add 2.7 million new jobs by 2018, yet minorities and women are vastly ... See more