Park East High School

Park East High School serves 349 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
Park East High School operates within the New York City Geographic # 4 School District.
The school district's 89% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 349 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 349 students
Park East High School Total Students (2006-2012)
Gender % 42% Male / 58%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Park East High School Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade Park East High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
Park East High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
8%
Park East High School Asian (2006-2012)
Hispanic
60%
23%
Park East High School Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
33%
19%
Park East High School Black (2006-2012)
White
n/a
48%
Park East High School White (2006-2011)
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.53 0.35
Park East High School Diversity Score (2006-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
66%
42%
Park East High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
7%
Park East High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,697 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 89% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic # 4 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
34
3
Number of Students Managed 13,697 1,324
New York City Geographic  # 4 School District Number of Students Managed (2004-2012)
Graduation Rate 89%% 86%
District Total Revenue n/a $29 MM
District Spending n/a $29 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $21,692
District Spending / Student n/a $21,514
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Heritage School (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Global Neighborhood Secondary School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Amber Charter School (0.1 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Middle Schools Middle Schools  |Elementary Elementary  |Pre-K Pre-K  |Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • New York Amber Charter School
    Charter School
    220 East 106th St
    New York , NY 10029
    (212)534-9667
    Charter School
    0.1  mi  |  443  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • New York Dream Charter School
    Charter School
    232 East 103rd St
    New York , NY 10029
    (212)722-0232
    Charter School
    0.1  mi  |  246  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • New York P.S. 38 Roberto Clemente
    232 East 103rd St
    New York , NY 10029
    (212)860-5882
    0.1  mi  |  276  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • New York Heritage School
    1680 Lexington Ave
    New York , NY 10029
    (212)828-2858
    0.1  mi  |  294  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • New York The Lexington Academy
    131 East 104th St
    New York , NY 10029
    (212)860-5831
    0.2  mi  |  532  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
Parents’ Guide to Special Education: Rights and Education Plans
Parents’ Guide to Special Education: Rights and Education Plans
Special education law is not easy to decipher, with several regulations that govern special education services for disabled students. In this article, learn about the core components of the laws, rights, and individual education plans that can help create the best public school environment for your child.
5 Tips for Monitoring Screen Time for Kids
Many school districts have implemented technology initiatives that provide laptops or tablets to students. While these technologies open opportunities for learning outside of school, they also require parental oversight to ensure children aren’t spending too much time online.
9 Smart Tips for Boosting Your Child’s Academic Success
Turn your child into a stronger student by creating the right support structure and expectations. Use these nine tips to help maximize your child's academic success.
Related School Videos

View more school videos

Did You Know?
New York, NY public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.48, which is higher than the New York average of 0.35. The most diverse school in New York is High School Math Science And Engineering At Ccny. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.