River East Elementary

District

Overview

  • School Number: M037

  • Accessibility: No Accessibility

  • Grades: PK,0K,01,02,03,04,05,SE

  • Students: 219

  • Geographic District: 04

  • Borough: Manhattan

School Contacts and Information

School Leader
Michael Panetta, Principal
Parent Coordinator
Stephanie Rodriguez
Respect for All Liaison
Maura Kyne
Sexual Harassment Prevention Liaison
Maura Kyne
How to report bullying
Space
Shares building with other schools
District Borough Number
04M037

Superintendent and District Contacts

Superintendent
Kristy Dela Cruz
Family Support Coordinator
Lennys Patino
Phone
212-348-2873
Address
160 East 120 Street, Manhattan, NY 10035
Education Council President
Anand Raghunath
Education Council Phone
212-360-4777

Building Ventilation Information

In order to ensure maximum safety for staff and students, all school buildings are continually monitored for any ventilation issues. The DOE makes repairs or improvements where needed and/or will close any rooms until they can be occupied safely.
M045 - 2351 First Avenue
See citywide information and report definitions:
Building Ventilation Status

Free Student Meals

The New York City Department of Education serves free breakfast and lunch to all NYC students.
For Students Eating In School
See what's on the menu:
Breakfast
Lunch
For Summer Meals
  • Free breakfast and lunch meals are available for all New Yorkers at select locations
  • Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 1:00pm
  • No registration, ID, or documentation required
  • All meals are Grab and Go, not to be consumed on site
  • Parents and guardians may pick up meals for their children
  • Vegetarian meals are available at all locations
  • Kosher and Halal meals are available at select locations
  • There will be no service Monday, July 5th (Independence Day Observed) and Tuesday, July 20th (Eid-ul-Adha)
  • See link below to find a location near you:
Find a Free Meal Location
DOH Inspection

Admissions

This school admits students in the below grade bands. Click on the grade band you are interested in to learn more about this school.
3-K for All
Pre-K for All
Kindergarten

Summer School

Students from this school will go to summer school at the following location(s): (If you see multiple locations, contact your home school or call 311 for more information.)
  • River East Elementary
  • Program: Summer Rising
  • 2351 First Avenue, Manhattan, NY, 10035
  • Grades: 0k - 05
  • Dates: 07/02/2021 - 08/20/2021
  • 08:00AM - 06:00PM

School Quality

The DOE develops tools to help families and educators understand student achievement and school quality. The reports on this page provide information about school quality from multiple sources. These sources include feedback from students, teachers, and parents. Reports also include information from formal school visits and a variety of student achievement metrics.

School Quality Snapshot
The School Quality Snapshot provides families with a summary of each school. The data captures the schools learning environment and student performance. Snapshots from the 2016-2017 and 2017-2018 school years are available in the links below.
School Quality Snapshot - Elementary School
School Quality Snapshot - Pre-K
School Quality Guide
The School Quality Guide is a detailed report about this school that includes complete results from the NYC School Survey and more information on student achievement.
School Quality Guide - Elementary School
Quality Review Report
The Quality Review Report is the result of a two-day visit by an experienced educator, who has looked at how well this school supports student learning and teacher practice.
Quality Review Report 2019-2020
Quality Review Report 2015-2016
School Performance Dashboard
The School Performance Dashboard shows multiple years of data and key comparisons for this school.
School Performance Dashboard - Elementary School
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