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1573 Madison Ave

New York, NY 10029

(212) 860-5821

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 220

Students Per Teacher: 9

Parent Reviews

13 Parent Reviews for Central Park East I

fantastic! Hands on learning, motivated and engaged students, devoted and strong teachers. Teachers who go the extra steps your child needs. A caring community of parents and teachers. My kids are getting an excellent education there.

Posted by a parent on 09/16/13

CPE1 is truly a progressive education school. It is a place where children are part of a cohesive and nurturing community, where they learn academics within a curriculum of arts, working together, finding individual interests and passions and valuing others. The emphasis is on helping children learn ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/30/11

Creates independent life long learners! Fantastic Art, Music, Movement, Opus 118 opportunity, with a fantastically diverse and caring staff and parent community!

Posted by a parent on 06/24/09

After four years at another school in a G&T program, my son couldn't be happier in school. He has dedicated, smart, caring and innovative teachers. The principal is welcoming, involved and understands how kids really grow into responsible, thoughtful, scholarly citizens. The parent coordinator is ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/31/09

it is great, everyone should look at it!!! it has a great curriculum for a public school. it is an awesome school, a lot of people would enjoy the way the schools goes.

Posted by a parent on 10/10/08

My child has attend this school since kindergarten and our entire family is ever so pleased. The school has wonderful facilities, including a fantastic art room, a movement room, and a fantastic new play yard. Just as important is its amazing team of teachers and paraprofessionals, its highly active ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/02/08

My son goes there and this school could not be better.

Posted by a parent on 09/17/08

Every morning when I wake up and see my son getting ready for school with a smile in his face I know I made a right decision choosing this school. He is learning faster than I never could imagine before, he is not 5 yet and he knows to write his name, painting with definition, he sings and dances, he ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/06/07

It took months of tours, research, and discussions with other parents for us to decide that CPE1 is the place we want our children to go for their elementary education. We have two children at the school (PK & 1) and we all love it. CPE1 is a breath of fresh air with its deemphasis on standardized ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/02/07

I cannot think of another school where I would like to have my two children attend. The teachers truly see each child as an individual and work extremely hard to foster their growth. Children really have the opportunity to make choices during the school day, which has made my children mature and centered. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/01/07

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Test Year: 2012
Central Park East I
New York City Public Schools
New York
* In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.

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New York schools — Central Park East I is located at 1573 Madison Ave, New York NY 10029. 1573 Madison Ave is in the 10029 ZIP code in New York, NY The school district for Central Park East I is the New York City Public Schools. Central Park East I is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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