East Village Community School is located in Manhattan’s East Village at 610 E. 12th Street between Avenues B and C. The school is situated in a racially and economically diverse community. Students attend from all parts of District One as well as other parts of the city.

The neighborhood is a mosaic of residences, stores, galleries, shelters, churches, projects, flower shops, restaurants, theaters, gardens, and parks. The school is committed to creating a community of learners within and outside of the building walls, and uses the city as an extension of the classroom.