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Welcome from the
Director of Admissions and Recruitment

Dear Prospective Parents and Guardians,


Thank you for your interest in De La Salle Academy! As you learn more about our us, you will discover that our mission guides us in designing a specialized program created for middle school students. We are proud of our long-standing commitment in providing our students equal access to an affordable world-class independent school education and positioning them to be leaders in their high schools, universities, careers, and communities.


Through our advisory programs, homerooms, overnight retreats, class trips, special topic courses,  and  community meetings, DLSA students are empowered  to reach their full potential, recognize their gifts, and solidify their values in an ever-changing world. 


The best way to experience the De La Salle difference is to visit us through a tour, where you will learn more about our culture and community from our administrators, faculty, alums, current students and families. Our Open House dates are on October 25, 2023 and November 15, 2023. Missed our Open House events this year? Click here to sign up for our virtual session on November 29, 2023.


We look forward to connecting with you throughout the admission process. Please feel free to email me at with any questions or concerns you may have throughout the process. 


All the best,


Vinesha Phillip-Civil

Director of Admissions and Recruitment

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De La Salle Academy is a proud member of the Independent Schools Admissions Association of Greater New York (ISAAGNY). Founded in 1965, ISAAGNY aims to ensure orderly, professional, and equitable admissions processes at member schools: we do so by observing a shared admissions timeline, engaging in professional development to hone our collective craft, exchanging resources and best practices, and more. The resulting spirit of cooperation serves schools, families, and nearly 30,000 students across greater New York.

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