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.
The 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 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 107 teachers has declined by 11% 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 (1987-2014)
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 (1989-2014)
Hispanic
5%
25%
Penfield Senior High School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
4%
18%
Penfield Senior High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
87%
46%
Penfield Senior High School White Students (1989-2014)
Two or more races
1%
1%
Penfield Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Penfield Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 (1989-2014)
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 (1994-2014)
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 (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,451 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 95% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $18,155 is less than the state average of $23,859. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
The district spending/student of $21,660 is less than the state average of $24,841. The district spending/student has grown by 50% over four years.
School District Name Penfield Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
2
Number of Students Managed 4,451 926
Penfield Central   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 95% 87%
Penfield Central   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2010)
District Total Revenue $84 MM $29 MM
Penfield Central   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $100 MM $30 MM
Penfield Central   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $18,155 $23,859
Penfield Central   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $21,660 $24,841
Penfield Central   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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
    0.4 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 465 students140 Gebhardt Rd
    PenfieldNY 14526
    (585)249-6500
    0.4KG-5465
  • PenfieldHarris Hill Elementary School
    1.4 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 469 students2126 Penfield Rd
    PenfieldNY 14526
    (585)249-6600
    1.4KG-5469
  • PenfieldBay Trail Middle School
    1.5 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 1100 students1760 Scribner Rd
    PenfieldNY 14526
    (585)249-6454
    1.56-81100
  • PenfieldScribner Road Elementary School
    1.5 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 536 students1750 Scribner Rd
    PenfieldNY 14526
    (585)249-6400
    1.5KG-5536
  • East RochesterEast Rochester Elementary School
    2.1 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 629 students400 Woodbine Ave
    East RochesterNY 14445
    (585)248-6311
    2.1PK-6629

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