Library

  
PARK EAST LIBRARY

  The library is open daily from 8:00am to 5:00pm. Come visit to work on the computers, conduct research, or borrow a book to read for fun! Please sign in at Ms. Holland's desk when you arrive. 
 

You can access the library online at Park East Library.




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Click below for your Park East Pride gear!



Click below for your East Harlem Pride gear!
  


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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

Parent Teacher Conferences

All Parents are highly encouraged to attend the Spring Parent Teacher Conferences which will take place in the gym.  Please come to fill out the DOE Survey, pick up your child's most recent report card and speak with staff regarding your child's academic progress.  

Thursday, March 26th: 5:30pm-8:00pm
Friday, March 27th: 1:00pm-3:00pm

If you have questions, please contact our Parent Coordinator, Xiomara Rodriguez at 212-831-1517.  


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!"

    

Park East Hosts Art Show 2015!

Park East hosted its annual Art Show and Silent Auction with students, staff and parents in attendance.  Participants were able to enjoy a sampling of the Art Portfolio students work over the semester, while enjoying cheese & crackers, grapes and other homemade baked goods.  


       

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 Awarded 2015 Grants for Gardens and our Gymnatorium!
  


Park East is awarded a Lowe's Education Grant for $5,000 to help improve our Gymnatorium!  Thank you Lowe's! 


Park East is awarded a Service-Learning Grant for $1,000 to help teach youth about urban gardening and sustainability, while beautifying our school.

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 is a $1 Dress Down Fundraiser on Thursday, March 26th and Friday, March 27th.      

  


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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

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! 

Free sports physicals will be conducted
9:00am-1:00pm

April 20th-Central Park East High School
April 23rd-Park East High School
April 30th-The Heritage School

Any East Harlem Pride student should speak with their Athletic Director or Coach to sign up for a 15 minute time slot.  All students must bring with them a Parent SIGNED PSAL Physical Examination Form with them to be seen by the doctor.  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

Saturday, March 28
AP Study Session
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Science
NYC Museum School
333 W. 17th Street
New York, NY 100111

Please come prepared with pen/pencil and paper.  
 
Saturday, April 18
AP Study Session
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Math & U.S. History
NYC Museum School
333 W. 17th Street
New York, NY 100111

Please come prepared with pen/pencil and paper.  
 
Monday, April 20
AP European History Field Trip
12:00 PM - 3:10 PM
Students will be visiting the China Institute as they study the Chinese Cultural Revolution.  
Saturday, April 25
AP Study Session
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

English
NYC Museum School
333 W. 17th Street
New York, NY 100111

Please come prepared with pen/pencil and paper.  
 
Saturday, May 2
AP Study Session
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Science
NYC Museum School
333 W. 17th Street
New York, NY 100111

Please come prepared with pen/pencil and paper.  
 

Weather

Today, 3/27/2015
High: 45 Low: 39
Rain showers likely
100% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 3/28/2015
High: 39 Low: 30
Chance rain/snow
54% chance of precipitation.