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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REMEDIAL MATH FREE!

Students who are planning on retaking the Algebra Regents to score an 80+ to attend a four year CUNY or not have to take remedial classes at a two year CUNY must fill out and sign the linked Remedial Math Free Contract. 





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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 Engagement Night!  

May 7th, 2015
5:30pm-8:00pm

Parents are highly encouraged to join us for the end of the year parent engagement night.  It will include information & workshops, celebration of student/parent achievements and fun & games.  If you have questions about this event, please contact Xiomara Rodriguez, our Parent Coordinator at xrodriguez@schools.nyc.gov or 212-831-1517 x102.



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 is a $1 Fundraiser Dress Down on Thursday, April 2nd, which is the last day before Spring Break! 
  


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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, 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.  
 
Tuesday, April 28
Field Trip: Private Tour of Museum of the City of New York
6:30 AM - 8:00 AM

Invited AP U.S. History students will get a private tour of the Museum of the City of New York.  
Thursday, April 30
Field Trip: Brooklyn Museum
11:20 AM - 3:10 PM

Visit the Kehinde Wiley Art Exhibit with the Art Portfolio Class.  
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.  
 
Thursday, May 7
Family Appreciation Night
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

All Park East parent/guardians are highly encouraged to attend this night of workshops and other activities.  

Weather

Today, 4/25/2015
High: 59 Low: 42
Mostly sunny
7% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 4/26/2015
High: 60 Low: 44
Mostly cloudy
18% chance of precipitation.