Library

  
PARK EAST LIBRARY

  The library is closed during summer break and will reopen on Wednesday, September 9th, 2015.

You can access the e-library online at Park East Library.





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COURSE PREFERENCE SURVEY: Fall 2015

All current 9th, 10th and 11th grade students should take this quick survey to help the counselors make programming decisions for the upcoming school year (Fall 2015).  Please click on the Course Preference Survey Link

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Welcome

Park East is not just a college preparatory high school.  We are a family that learns and thrives together.  We have the personalized instruction of a small school with the athletics and enrichment programs that you would expect in a big school. 


Daily Announcements

Enjoy your Summer!  

Park East HS will be open during the summer, but with limited hours.  It is best to call to make an appointment before your visit to ensure the person you are looking for is in the building. 

Please call or e-mail Xiomara Rodriguez, our parent coordinator at 212-831-1517 or xrodriguez@schools.nyc.gov

School resumes Wednesday, September 9th, 2015 for all students!  

Summer Assignments

Attention all students!  Please click and check the Summer Assignment 2015 link to see what is due the first day back from school, which is Wednesday, September, 9th 2015.  As a Park East HS student it is your responsibility to complete all summer assignments. 



Freshmen Orientation
**Make-Up Date**

Park East HS will be hosting a make-up Freshmen Orientation for incoming
9th graders and their families who were unable to attend the June event.  

Wednesday, August 26th, 2105
5:30pm in the Library


If you attended the June Freshmen Orientation you do NOT need to attend this event.  

Park East Teacher is Nominated for Hometown Hero Award

Social Studies teacher and Director of Student Affairs, Steven Serling, was nominated for a Hometown Heroes Award!  Read the feature article in the NY Daily News, "City as Classroom: East Harlem Teacher Explores with Kids."

Park East Seniors Apply for their NYC ID!  

Many seniors joined the grand opening press conference for the new East Harlem NYC ID Center, which is located on 104th Street between 3rd Avenue and Lexington.  Senior Justin Gonzalez spoke alongside Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and Congressman Charles Rangel speaking of the importance of the NYC ID and encouraging his fellow youth to apply.  Click the link if you would like more information about the NYC ID.

   

Updated Insideschools Review!

An updated review of Park East High School from Insideschools.  We were starred as an "Insideschools Pick"  Click on the icon to read the review!





Buhler High School Choir from Kansas performs at Park East

The Buhler High School Choir under the direction of Greg Bontrager, performed for Park East students on their recent trip to NYC.  Students from both schools were able to talk and enjoy a Dominican lunch after the performance before they left to go back to Kansas.  

        

Park East holds Blood Drive!

A big thank you to the 66 students and staff who signed-up to donate blood!  With a total collection of 48 pints of blood, the New York Blood Center can distribute these donations to help those in need.  

       


Former Young Lords Activist Visits Park East

Iris Morales, former Young Lords activist, documentarian and author spoke to AP Spanish and Government classes January 16th, 2015.  Youth action and grassroots community change was the theme of the day.  "¡Palante!"

    

Author Eric Devine visits Park East English Classes and Book Club

The January 2015 visit of author Eric Devine was a huge success!  Mr. Devine, who authored Press Play, entertained us with his stories, answered questions from students, signed books, and definitely earned a few new fans along the way. He signed and donated extra copies of Press Play to the schools library.  


     

Park East Math Teacher Speaks at the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute Workshop in Berkeley, California!

Watch Ms. Brady's 20 minute talk on the MSRI Website. (17min-37min)

Lauren Brady   

Ms Brady is also a 2014-2015 recipient of the Sloan Award for Excellence in Teaching.  The sixth-annual Sloan Awards recipients, who have been teaching math or science in city high schools for at least five years, were chosen by a panel of scientists, mathematicians and educators.   

Read more about Ms. Brady and the Sloan Award by clicking the link.  And you can see the video highlighting Ms. Brady's Achievement here.   
 

Dress Down?

Check here for information on dress down days.

There are dress down days for the remainder of the year, including Final Exams and Regents Exams.   


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Links

Jupiter Grades - Students, log in to check your grades in all your classes.

Park East HS Library - Our library catalog

Shop Park East - Buy neat stuff and support our school!

Shop East Harlem Pride - Buy neat stuff and support our teams!

Inside Schools Profile - Our profile on the Inside Schools website.


Pride Sports

FALL SPORTS INTEREST SURVEYS

Are you interested in a Fall Sport?  
Click on the link and fill out the interest survey for the sport you are interested in below.  




Pride Football Players Attend Jason Garrett Football Camp

Many East Harlem Pride football players traveled to Princeton University to attend the Jason Garrett Football Camp.  It was a day filled with skills, drills and games, coached by former and current NFL coaches and players and students participated in life skills lectures on campus.  

    

Pride Football Team visits the Nasdaq MarketSite

The East Harlem Pride football team got to help ring the closing bell at the Nasdaq MarketSite on January 7th, 2015, alongside former NY Giant and newly appointed NFL Director of Youth & High School Football, Roman Oben in celebration of "Fit Week." 



Pride Athletes Attend 80th Annual Heisman Trophy Gala

Congratulations to Jermaine Cooper (Varsity Football & Baseball) and Raquel Cortes (Volleyball & Softball) who were selected to attend the 80th Annual Heisman Trophy Gala because of their overall athletic and academic leadership.  Thank you to the Athlife Foundation and Hesiman Trust for providing this wonderful opportunity and supporting our after-school study hall/tutoring for our student-athletes.



PSAL Referees Sportsmanship Award

Congratulations to the East Harlem Pride football coaches, Darren Schmidt, JC Whittaker and James Milana, who won the 2014 PSAL Referees Sportsmanship Award for the whole PSAL football league!  Go Pride!  


DO YOU NEED A SPORTS PHYSICAL? 

You MUST have your physical and paperwork in order to tryout, practice and play! 

There are NO scheduled physicals at this time.  Please see your primary care physicians or your local clinic for a physical.  You MUST have the doctor fill out the PSAL Physical Form, sign and stamp it for it to be valid.  

 Please check the Sports Tab for more information and required forms. 



Athletes and fans! Check our Pride Calendar for a schedule of upcoming practices and games: Pride Calendar 

Upcoming Events

Weather

Today, 8/2/2015
High: 88 Low: 73
Mostly sunny
4% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 8/3/2015
High: 90 Low: 74
Slight chance thunderstorms
23% chance of precipitation.