The library is now closed for summer break.  It will re-open on September 8th.

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


Election Survey: Fall 2016

All current 9th, 10th and 11th graders, click on the link below to pick your elective preferences for the Fall 2016 semester.  

Elective Class Survey

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Partnerships & Sponsors


School resumes for students on Thursday, September 8th

**Please note that there are limited staff in the building during summer recess.  Hours vary as summer school is at a different location. It is advised to call ahead and make an appointment.   

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

Summer School

Central Park East High School
106th and Madison

(No Friday Classes, Except July 8)

Summer School Starts on Thursday, July 7th!

Bell Schedule
8:15am: First Bell to Admit Students
8:20am-10:03am: Period 1
10:08am-11:51am: Period 2
11:56am-1:39pm: Period 3

August Regents Exams

Wednesday, August 17th
8:30am: CC Algebra, CC Geometry, Chemistry
12:30pm: Global History, Algebra 2/Trig

Thursday, August 18th
8:30am: U.S. History, Earth Science
12:30pm: CC English, Living Environment, CC Algebra II

School Uniform

Order your uniform online before August 12th, 2016 to get your uniform in time for the 2016-2017 school year.  Orders will be sent directly to the school and given to the student.

Park East Welcomes Author Bil Wright!  

Bil Wright, author of Putting Makeup on the Fat Boy came to discuss and sign his book with Park East students.  This was a culminating event for Book Club!  

Park East Enjoys Hamilton!  

11th graders were able to enjoy an all day event with the cast and crew of Hamilton.  The day started with student performances highlighting Hamilton history, the cast of Hamilton came out for a Q & A and finished the day with a full matinee performance of the 16 Tony nominated musical Hamilton.  We were even featured on Good Morning America: Behind the Scenes of Hamilton.

Park East Breaks Blood Donation Record!  

Park East's spring Blood Drive had a record amount of donors and were able to collect 69 pints of life saving blood for the NYC community.  A big thank you to all of the staff, students and parents who volunteered their time and/or their blood for this great event.  

Seniors visit the Bronx Supreme Court

Seniors in government class visited Judge Tapia's courtroom at the Bronx Supreme Court.  Students listened to multiple speakers who represent the array of professions within the court system and observed a civil trial.  


Take advantage of this free and easy-to-use web-based test prep resource!  

Click on the logo below...


Click on the link below for free and low cost programs. This is a great way to explore new interests, get extra support, and supplement what is being taught during the school day.

Park East in New York Times

NY Times discusses the recent issues with the revamped regents exams.  See how Park East has worked with the new exams to continue success.  Click on the logo and read the article: "Algebra Scores Prompt Second Look at Revamped Regents Exams." 

Park East HS chosen as one of 8 hidden gems in the NYC school system!

"Don’t limit your search to the city’s best-known high schools. Some lesser-known, up-and-coming places of learning make the grade."  

Read the full article by clicking on the icon below...

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!

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.


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.  


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.




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

Girls Volleyball

If you are interested in joining Girls Volleyball, please click on and complete the survey below.  

New York State Federation Champions!!! 

The East Harlem Pride Girls Basketball Team came home from Albany as the New York State Federation 'B' Champions for 2016!  Ending their undefeated season 25-0!  To read more about the their experience in Albany, read "East Harlem Sends Message with Federation 'B' Title."

PSAL Division B
Girls Basketball City Champions!!!

The East Harlem Pride Girls Basketball Team are the PSAL Division B Girls Basketball City Champions for 2016!   Go Pride!   


Please check the Pride Sports Calendar for upcoming tryouts and practices.  In order to tryout and/or practice you MUST have a signed PSAL Physical and Parent Consent Form on file with the coach.  These forms can be found by clicking the sports tab above on this website.

Pride Athletes Attend 81st Annual Heisman Trophy Gala

Congratulations to Brandon Perez (Varsity Football) and Ivette Morales (Soccer) who were selected to attend the 81st 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.

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.  Watch the ESPN video highlight of this great opportunity! 


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." 

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!  


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


Today, 7/24/2016
High: 92 Low: 78
Partly sunny
10% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 7/25/2016
High: 92 Low: 78
Chance thunderstorms
38% chance of precipitation.