River East Elementary

A Blackboard Award Winner as a School of Excellence


If you are interested in registering your child for the 2021-2022 school year in grades K-5 , email our Parent Coordinator (SRodriguez109@schools.nyc.gov) or call the school at 212-802-3035. We enroll students on a rolling basis based on availability.


Summer Rising Updates

  • The Summer Rising program will begin on July 6th and runs through August 20th. The hours of the program are 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM, Monday-Friday.

  • All students will enter through the front door of the school building at 8:00 AM.

  • All students must wear a mask, will have their temperature taken at arrival, and participate in random COVID-19 testing.

  • If you have individual questions, please give us a call or email our parent coordinator (srodriguez109@schools.nyc.gov) or principal (mpanetta@schools.nyc.gov).

FALL 2021 Announcements

September 10th Open House Times

Pre-K 3 and Pre-K 4 - 10:00-11:00 AM

K-2 - 12:00-1:00 PM

3-5 - 11:00-12:00 PM

Mr. Panetta's Summer Update Letter

September Save-the-Date!.pdf

River East Elementary School

PS 37

2351 1st. Avenue

New York, NY 10035

(212) 802-3035

Michael Panetta, Principal