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Park East High School

Overview written by the school: Our motto is 'Purpose, Preparation, Pride.' We are a school that values community, and strong relationships to ensure academic success. Because of our highly structured four-year advisory system, we help students develop individual and social responsibility by setting the highest personal and academic standards. Our course selection is rigorous and is college preparatory. Our students acquire a set of values and a sense of kinship that allows them to reach ambitious goals. We develop rich, caring, and warm relationships with our students through our bustling sports and after-school programs. Our students are welcomed and valued members of our school community; their voices are heard and they are at the center of everything we do.

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 95.999998% (at the end of the school year before last, the percent of students who graduated "on time" by earning a diploma four years after they entered 9th grade).
Daily Attendance Rate: 94% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 91.000003% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 82.999998% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 92.000002% students feel safe in the hallways, bathrooms, locker room and cafeteria. (Student opinions on school safety, as reported on the NYC School Survey.)

Programs offered

Program 1: Park East High School
Code: M17J

Interest: Humanities & Interdisciplinary
Method: Screened

Seats 9 GE: 73
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 2709
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 37
Seats 9 SWD: 19
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 403
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 21

Seats 10: 1
Admissions priority 1: Open to New York City residents


Extracurricular Activities
Extracurricular activities and clubs offered by the school that do not fall under one of the Sports categories (PSAL Sports or School Sports): Partnerships: Heckscher Scholars Program, College Bound Initiative, Scholars for Educational Opportunity (SEO) MS2Squared, OPPNet, Mount Sinai Hospital MedDocs Program, and Urban Arts Partnership Clubs, Activities and Sports: Honors Book Club, After-School Tutoring, Annual Career Day, SAT Prep, PRIDE Council, Gender and Sexuality Alliance, Art Club and Exhibition, College/Cultural Trip to Boston, Conflict Mediation, Thinkers Club, Honors Awards Night, Improv Club,Cooking Club, Crochet Club, Board Card and Gaming Club, International Travel Club, Intra-School Advisory Team-Building and Competition, Welcome Week, Yearbook, and Dance Team
PSAL Sports Boys
Male PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Football, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Volleyball, Wrestling
PSAL Sports Girls
Female PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: Basketball, Flag Football, Golf, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Softball, Volleyball
PSAL Sports Coed
Co-ed PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: No data
School Sports
Sports offered by the school outside PSAL (Public School Athletics League): Volleyball Club, Basketball Club And Fitness
Flag for female only school: No data
Flag for male only school: No data

Other info

Total students: 380
Start time: 8:15am
End time: 3:15pm

Final grades: 9 to 12

Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP United States History, AP Computer Science Principles, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP English Language and Composition, AP Calculus AB
Additional info: 10th Grade Seats Available,College Trips,Diversity in Admissions,Online Grading System,Orientation,Uniform

School accessibility description: Not Accessible
Flag for schools that offer 10th grade seats: Y

More info

Borough: Manhattan
NTA: East Harlem South
Neighborhood: East Harlem South

School Number: M495

Community board: 111
Council district: 8
Census tract: 170
BIN: 1075643
BBL: 1016540033

About Park East High School


Address: 230 East 105th Street, Manhattan NY 10029 (40.790191,-73.944092)
Latitude: 40.790543
Longitude: -73.944356
Phone number: 212-831-1517
Fax number: 212-348-6097
School email: [email protected]
Subway lines near the school: 6 to 103rd St; Q to 96th St
Bus lines near the school: BxM1, BxM11, BxM2, BxM3, BxM4, M1, M101, M102, M103, M106, M15, M15-SBS, M2, M3, M4, M96, M98

Hotels near Park East High School

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Academic opportunities: 

College Bound Initiative

Heckscher Scholars Program

Scholars for Educational Opportunity

Mount Sinai - MedDocs Program

SAT Prep

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