River East Elementary

A Blackboard Award Winner as a School of Excellence

Scored "Highly Effective" in every category of NYC Quality Review

Family Orientation 2022-2023


  • If you are interested in enrolling your child for the 2023-2024 school year in PK or Kindergarten, we are hosting OPEN HOUSES on November 18th; December 16th; and January 20th. All tours begin at 9:30 AM in our main lobby.

  • The calendar for the 2022-2023 school year is now available.

  • Our school hours are 8:30 AM - 2:50 PM. The doors will open at 8:00 AM for early arrival/breakfast.

  • Remind is the primary way we communicate with families. To connect with us through Remind, you can download the app, sign up at www.remind.com, or join through text.

Text @rivereaste to 81010 · Join as a parent · Enter your first name and child's name

ex. Name (Student Name) · Enter our school code: rivereaste · Click join!

Mr. Panetta's December Principal Letter

December Parent Letter.pdf

River East Elementary School

PS 37

2351 1st. Avenue

New York, NY 10035

(212) 802-3035

Michael Panetta, Principal