River East Elementary

A 2019 Blackboard Award Winner as a School of Excellence

Welcome to the 2020-2021 School Year!

Login to Google Classroom here: https://classroom.google.com

For most students, your username is yourfirstname@rivereastelementary.org and your password is your first and last name (all lowercase and without a space). Please contact us for support.


  • Between November 2nd and November 15th, you can use the form below to  switch to blended learning (a mix of in-person days at school and remote-learning days at home) for the remainder of this school year: https://www.nycenet.edu/surveys/learningpreference

  • At this time, this is the only opportunity planned for families to opt into blended/in-person learning.

  • Students who switch to blended learning will begin their new schedule sometime the week of November 30 or the week of December 7, 2020.

  • If you have any difficulty completing this form online, call 311.

  • Make sure that we have your most up to date contact information by completing the Emergency Blue Card online.

A/B/D Class Lists

  • In order to access the tentative class groups for the start of the 2020 year, you will need to be signed in to your child's River East account. Click on this link to view the class lists.

School Schedule

Our School Hours are 8:50 AM - 2:20 PM. We will follow an A/B schedule until further notice.

Arrival and Dismissal Doors and Procedures are posted on that tab.

Mr. Panetta's November 2020 Letter

November Update Letter.pdf

Technology Support

Request a DOE IPAD

Getting started with your IPAD, Connectivit , and Troubleshooting

Technical Support for Families

Call 718-935-5100

River East Elementary School

PS 37

2351 1st. Avenue

New York, NY 10035

(212) 802-3035

Michael Panetta, Principal