Penfield Senior High School

25 High School Dr

Penfield, NY 14526-1422

Tel: (585)249-6701
Grades: 9-12

1,503 students

Penfield Senior High School serves 1,503 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 52%.
Penfield Senior High School operates within the Penfield Central School District.
The school district's 91% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 1503 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 110 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,503 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 110 teachers
Students by Grade Penfield Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
Asian
3%
8%
Hispanic
3%
23%
Black
3%
19%
White
87%
48%
All Ethnic Groups Penfield Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Penfield Senior High School Sta Ethnicity
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 0.35
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 (1994-2013)
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.
3%
7%
Penfield Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,503 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 91% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Penfield Central School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 4,503 1,324
Penfield Central   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 91% 86%
Penfield Central   School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $83 MM $29 MM
Penfield Central   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $110 MM $29 MM
Penfield Central   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,571 $21,692
Penfield Central   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $23,090 $21,514
Penfield Central   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Students Grades
  • PenfieldHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Cobbles Elementary School
    140 Gebhardt Rd
    PenfieldNY 14526
    (585)249-6500
    0.4 mi | 476 students | Gr.                       
  • PenfieldHarris Hill Elementary School
    2126 Penfield Rd
    PenfieldNY 14526
    (585)249-6600
    1.4 mi | 475 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • PenfieldBay Trail Middle School
    1760 Scribner Rd
    PenfieldNY 14526
    (585)249-6454
    1.5 mi | 1078 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • PenfieldScribner Road Elementary School
    1750 Scribner Rd
    PenfieldNY 14526
    (585)249-6400
    1.5 mi | 525 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • East RochesterEast Rochester Elementary School
    400 Woodbine Ave
    East RochesterNY 14445
    (585)248-6311
    2.1 mi | 649 students | Gr. PK-6                      

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Did You Know?
Monroe County, NY public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.37, which is higher than the New York average of 0.35. The most diverse school district in Monroe County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.