Penfield Senior High School

Penfield Senior High School serves 1,438 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 54%.
Penfield Senior High School operates within the Penfield Central School District.
Penfield Central School District's 95% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 1438 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 107 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,438 students
Penfield Senior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Penfield Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 107 teachers
Penfield Senior High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Penfield Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Penfield Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
3%
9%
Penfield Senior High School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
5%
25%
Penfield Senior High School Black Students (1992-2013)
Black
4%
18%
Penfield Senior High School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
87%
46%
Penfield Senior High School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
1%
1%
Penfield Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.24 0.36
Penfield Senior High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
42%
Penfield Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
5%
Penfield Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

Penfield Central School District's student population of 4,475 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 92% over five years.
The revenue/student of $18,155 in this district is less than the state average of $23,859. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $21,660 is less than the state average of $24,841. The district spending/student has grown by 43% over four years.
School District Name Penfield Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 4,475 926
Penfield Central   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 95% 87%
Penfield Central   School District Graduation Rate (1999-2014)
District Total Revenue $84 MM $29 MM
Penfield Central   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $100 MM $30 MM
Penfield Central   School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $18,155 $23,859
Penfield Central   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $21,660 $24,841
Penfield Central   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is East Rochester Junior-senior High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bay Trail Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cobbles Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Penfield Cobbles Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 465 students
    0.4 miles
    140 Gebhardt Rd
    PenfieldNY 14526
    (585)249-6500
    0.4KG-5465
  • PenfieldHarris Hill Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 469 students
    1.4 miles
    2126 Penfield Rd
    PenfieldNY 14526
    (585)249-6600
    1.4KG-5469
  • PenfieldBay Trail Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1100 students
    1.5 miles
    1760 Scribner Rd
    PenfieldNY 14526
    (585)249-6454
    1.56-81100
  • PenfieldScribner Road Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 536 students
    1.5 miles
    1750 Scribner Rd
    PenfieldNY 14526
    (585)249-6400
    1.5KG-5536
  • East RochesterEast Rochester Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 629 students
    2.1 miles
    400 Woodbine Ave
    East RochesterNY 14445
    (585)248-6311
    2.1PK-6629

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