Park East High School

230 E 105th St
New York, NY 10029
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 30%
Serving 365 students in grades 9-12, Park East High School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90-94% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 365 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : ≥95% (Top 10% in NY)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 90-94% (Top 10%)
  • : 40-49% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≥95% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Park East High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Park East High School's student population of 365 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
365 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Park East High School ranks within the top 30% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Park East High School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#1274 out of 4377 schools
(Top 30%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Park East High School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
90-94%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Park East High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
40-49%
49%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Park East High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≥95%
78%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Park East High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
11:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Park East High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Park East High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Asian
9%
10%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Park East High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
60%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Park East High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
23%
16%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Park East High School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
4%
41%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Park East High School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Park East High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Park East High School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in New York.
0.58
This chart displays the diversity score of Park East High School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≥95%
87%
This chart displays graduation rate of Park East High School and public school graduation rate of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Park East High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Park East High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Park East High School's ranking?
Park East High School is ranked #1274 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Park East High School often compared to?
Park East High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Manhattan Center For Science & Mathematics by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
90-94% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 40-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
What is the graduation rate of Park East High School?
The graduation rate of Park East High School is 95%, which is higher than the New York state average of 87%.
How many students attend Park East High School?
365 students attend Park East High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
60% of Park East High School students are Hispanic, 23% of students are Black, 9% of students are Asian, 4% of students are White, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Park East High School?
Park East High School has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Park East High School offer ?
Park East High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Park East High School part of?

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 365 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : ≥95% (Top 10%)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 90-94% (Top 10%)
  • : 40-49% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≥95% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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