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