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Penfield High School is going greener  WHEC

February 08, 2019 07:34 PM. PENFIELD, N.Y. (WHEC) -- A local high school is going greener! The Penfield High School Environmental Club and school ...



Webster woman ticketed for car accident near Penfield High School  13WHAM-TV

Penfield, N. Y. (WHAM) - An 88-year-old man is battling serious injuries after he was struck by a vehicle in Penfield last week. Monroe County Sheriff's Office ...



Penfield High School releases honor rolls - News  Monroe County Post

Penfield High School announced the students named to its high honor and honor rolls for the first quarter of the 2018-19 academic year.Seniors named to the ...



High school scores for Thursday, March 28: Find out how your favorite Section V team fared  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Email: Section V coaches or team representatives are asked to report results ASAP after games by emailing sports@democratandchronicle.com. Please submit ...



Section V boys lacrosse: 5 storylines for the 2019 season  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The boys lacrosse season is already underway with a few teams securing impressive victories as a new wave of talent takes over. One of the themes of last ...



Man struck in front of Penfield High School earlier this month dies  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Richard Menga, 88, died after being struck by a vehicle on Five Mile Line Road.



Top-ranked Bishop Kearney defeats Penfield in Section V girls basketball clash  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

It seemed accepted that Bishop Kearney had the best high school girls basketball team in Section V, even before the season started. This has turned out to be ...



Penfield High School announces second quarter honor rolls  MPNnow.com

Penfield High School recently announced the students named to hits high honor and honor rolls for the second quarter of the 2018-19 academic year.



Eastridge at Penfield high school football  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Eastridge wide receiver Jalen Rose Hannah runs away from the Penfield defense on his way to a long scoring run in the first half during their game at Penfield ...



Court docs: Penfield HS teacher got student drunk, had sex  13WHAM-TV

Penfield, N.Y. (WHAM) - A teacher at Penfield High School was arrested by State Police on Tuesday after an investigation into a relationship with a student.



AGR Girls Basketball: Meet the standouts who excelled in Section V  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Every year the Democrat and Chronicle and local high school coaches select an all-star team for each high school varsity sport. Below are the winter 2018-19 ...



Former Penfield teacher Eric Brewer admits to giving alcohol to student  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

A former Penfield High School teacher pleaded guilty Wednesday to unlawfully dealing with a child after he provided alcohol to the 17-year-old student last year, ...



Deputies identify 88-year-old pedestrian struck in Penfield  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Richard Menga remains hospitalized and is in guarded condition after being struck by a vehicle near Penfield High School, deputies said.



Penfield High School students in grades 9-11 receive awards at Honors Convocation  Monroe County Post

Penfield High School students were recognized at the grades nine through 11 Honors Convocation on June 5.The Bowdoin Book Award recipient was Audrey ...



Penfield High School dance team to hold dance showcase  Monroe County Post

The Penfield High School dance team will hold their 14th Annual Dance Showcase from 7 to 9 p.m. on Jan. 19 on the auditorium stage at Penfield High School, ...



Penfield High School teacher arrested for providing alcohol to a student  Spectrum News

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information should contact the State Police at (585) 279-0144.



4 Penfield High School students earn perfect scores on SAT/ACT exams  Monroe County Post

Penfield High School is celebrating four students with perfect scores on their SAT or ACT exams this year. Jasmine Kiley received a perfect score on her SAT ...



Jazz violinist to headline Penfield Jazz Fundraiser Concerts - News  Monroe County Post

Jazz violinist Christian Howes will headline the 49th annual Penfield Jazz Fundraiser Concerts at 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 8-9 in the Penfield High School auditorium, ...



A history lesson about 9/11 in Penfield classroom, from moms and dads  13WHAM-TV

Penfield, N. Y. – Students in a Penfield High School classroom got a different kind of lesson on September 11, one that involved their parents.



There's an app for that: Penfield athletes take to their phones for working out  WHEC

January 31, 2019 11:38 PM. PENFIELD, N.Y. (WHEC) -- Cell phones are the most common item for teenagers and high school kids, so instead of trying to limit ...



Frankie Gissendanner after leaving Rider wrestling: 'I feel a lot better'  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Frankie Gissendanner, a four-time state wrestling champion at Penfield, has left Rider University and plans to transfer.



Racism at suburban schools: In students' own words  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Black students in Monroe County schools talk about being underestimated, the N-word and discussions about slavery.



Penfield girls basketball cruises to a 74-34 win over Fairport  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Baylee Teal scored 19 points as Penfield defeated Fairport to improve to 2-0.



Deputies: Man hit by vehicle while walking dog in Penfield  RochesterFirst

First responders have blocked off Five Mile Line Road near Penfield High School Friday morning after a crash Friday morning.



5 truths and 3 lies: Here's what you missed at the Shadow Pines informational meeting  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Penfield residents have a lot of ideas about what to do with Shadow Pines.



Blake Humphrey, RIT's resilient hockey recruit, carries his inspiration on his back  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

No one gave it a second thought when Blake Humphrey tossed his hockey equipment bag into the basement of his Penfield home and took a break from the ...



Girls Athlete of the Week: And the winner for the week of Jan. 14-19 is...  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

This guard scored 24 points in the Patriots' win over Irondequoit.



Penfield High School students, staff coping with suicide  13WHAM-TV

Penfield, N.Y. - Four days after learning another classmate died by suicide, students at Penfield High School got the chance to speak while school leaders ...



Section V Girls Basketball Tournament seedings: Penfield, Pittsford Mendon earn top spots  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Pairings and seedings for the Section V Girls Basketball Tournament were announced on Thursday.



High school scores for Tuesday, Feb. 5: Find out how your favorite Section V team fared  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V scores for basketball, hockey and swimming for Monday, Feb. 4 and the schedule for Tuesday, Feb. 5.



Photos: Penfield volleyball through the years  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The Patriots have been one of the top programs in Section V - and New York state - for both boys and girls.



Penfield High School announces honor rolls - News  Monroe County Post

Penfield High School recently announced its high honor and honor rolls for the first quarter of the 2017-18 academic year.Twelfth-graders named to the high ...



Penfield's Frankie Gissendanner chooses Division I Rider to continue wrestling career  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Rider University may not be the biggest name in NCAA Division I wrestling, but Penfield senior Frankie Gissendanner believes he has found a good fit for his ...



Weather postpones Irondequoit-Victor football game; delays several others  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The storm that passed through the region Friday night impacted several high school football games. One of the biggest games of the night, Irondequoit at Victor ...



Gage Ziehl of Penfield wins gold medal with Team USA's U15 squad  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Penfield's Gage Ziehl was one of 20 players on U15 Team USA that won in Panama.



Penfield School District healing after recent suicides  13WHAM-TV

Penfield, N.Y. – That phone call is the worst phone call.It was a phone call that came not once, but four times for the Penfield High School principal in the last two ...



Section V girls basketball: Bishop Kearney 64, Penfield 51  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Marianna Freeman scored 16 points and Bishop Kearney topped Penfield in a class off Class AA heavyweights.



Off-season? What off-season? High schools and athletes ramp up summer training  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

More schools are opening weight rooms and hiring certified trainers to work with athletes year-round and are increasing availability in the summer.



Penfield senior wins new car from Ide Honda  WHEC

A Penfield High School student will have a brand new car to take to college in the fall, thanks to the Ide Family of Dealerships...



Mr. Kevin Marriott gets Golden Apple Award  RochesterFirst

Penfield High School Student Kaya Keenan says she'll never forget her Spanish teacher, Mr. Kevin Marriott.



Fairport vs Penfield boys volleyball  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Fairport's Ryan Parker, left, celebrates his point with teammate Matt Beiter, right, in the opening set during their matchup Monday at Penfield High School.



US News & World Report 2018 ranking: Rochester-area schools rated  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Four Monroe County high schools were awarded top recognition in the 2018 U.S. News Best High School Rankings,which evaluate schools in a four-step ...



Returning home to start a business in Rochester: a Broadway star, Olympians and a model  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Nicolette Hart, Felicia and Iris Zimmermann and Mary Therese Friel had distinguished careers before returning to Rochester.



Section V high school scores: Wednesday, Oct. 24  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V high school boys and girls sports results and more for Oct. 23 and Wednesday, Oct. 24 and schedule for Oct. 25.



Penfield High School recognizes senior students - News  Monroe County Post

Penfield High School recently recognized Class of 2017 seniors with national, county and corporate recognitions as well as school and community, Penfield ...



Penfield rallies after recent student deaths  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The school district and community are looking for solutions after recent deaths create alarm.



Alexander wins big again and six other things we learned on Friday night  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

While there were a few critics, not everyone who follows Section V high school football was down on Alexander's 90-14 win at Geneseo last week. Fans on ...



AGR Girls Soccer Team: These are the best players in Section V  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Every year the Democrat and Chronicle and local high school coaches select an all-star team for each high school varsity sport. Below are the fall 2018 picks for ...



Section V football previews: Can anyone overtake Aquinas in Class AA?  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Class AA is for the teams at the largest high schools in the state, but it is the smallest group in Section V. This can be viewed as good news by the nine Class AA ...



NYS Ballet brings 'Alice in Wonderland' to Rochester  RochesterFirst

The New York State Ballet is presenting "Alice in Wonderland," coming up on October 13 at Penfield High School, in the auditorium there with shows at 11:00 ...



Penfield Robotics International Potluck Dinner  RochesterFirst

Penfield High School's First Robotics team hosts three international teams for this years international potluck dinner.



Fairport's Parker leads team with unbeatable chemistry to state volleyball title  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Fairport senior Ryan Parker, the best player on the state's best team, is the AGR Boys Volleyball Player of the Year.



Boys soccer: CG Finney reaches state Class D semifinals  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The private school in Penfield has only 43 students in its senior class, but eight of the boys start for the varsity soccer team.



'Will you go to prom with me?' The dating question that is a high school trend  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Prom season is underway and high school students are getting creative on how they ask for a date.



Penfield High School hosting election night lock-in  13WHAM-TV

Penfield, N.Y. - Penfield High School is hosting an election night lock-in Tuesday.From 7:00 p.m. to midnight, students will get the chance to watch the results, ...



High lead levels found in Penfield schools  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Officials with the Penfield School District said they've found elevated lead levels in water samples taken from all six of their school buildings.



Five Section V track and field athletes we watched at Penfield's His & Her meet  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Results and recaps from the 40th His & Her Invitational at Penfield, Saturday.



Girls soccer: Wheatland-Chili vs. Marion  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Girls soccer game between Wheatland-Chili and Marion at Penfield High School.



King pin: Four-time state champion Frankie Gissendanner is an Urban-Suburban success story  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

While walking into any number of schools around Monroe County or an area grocery store or even a park in the city of Rochester, Frankie Gissendanner is ...



Penfield High lists honor roll students  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

These students at Penfield High School have been recognized for fourth-quarter 2013-14 academic achievement: Grade 9. High Honor Roll. Anabelle Aebli ...



Penfield school community comes together to talk - and listen  13WHAM-TV

Penfield, N.Y. (WHAM) - Thursday night, parents and students came together for a forum on a sensitive topic. Its focus: suicide and mental health risks.In the last ...



Finney boys soccer makes charge to Class D semifinals  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Finney soccer is going to the Class D semifinals with a 21-1 record.



AGR Boys Volleyball Team: These are the best players in Section V  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Every year the Democrat and Chronicle and local high school coaches select an all-star team for each high school varsity sport. Below are the fall 2018 picks for ...



Wheatland-Chili girls soccer falls in Class C state semifinals  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The Wheatland-Chili girls soccer team lost 2-1 to Little Falls (Section III) in the Class C state semifinals at Cortland High School, Saturday.



Suburban racial disparities: Here's how your school district is responding  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Suburban districts report having instituted professional development offerings, restorative justice and other steps toward reducing disparities.



High school scores for Wednesday, Feb. 6: Find out how your favorite Section V team fared  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Email: Section V coaches or team representatives are asked to report results ASAP after games by emailing sports@democratandchronicle.com. Please submit ...



Connections: Discussing challenges faced by students of color in local suburban schools  WXXI News

Local students of color are speaking out about the challenges they say they face in suburban schools. Reporters Georgie Silvarole and Justin Murphy from.



Penfield team runs for a cause in memory of 2 teammates  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Penfield High's cross country team ran for 24 hours to raise funds for suicide prevention.



FBI brings students together to warn of hoax consequences  13WHAM-TV

Rochester, N.Y. (WHAM) - A group of high school juniors came together Tuesday to learn about the severe consequences that hoax threats can bring.



Women's Lacrosse Inks Eight For 2020 Season  NU Purple Eagles.com

NIAGARA UNIV., N.Y. – Niagara University women's lacrosse head coach Wendy Stone announced eight players signed a National Letter of Intent (NLI) during ...



"Hamilton" drummer pays tribute to fmr. Penfield music director  13WHAM-TV

Rochester, N.Y. – There was a familiar drummer onstage for Thursday night's “Romancing the Runway” event in Rochester.Andres Forero is part of the success ...



Jazz vocalist to headline Penfield Jazz Concerts - News  Monroe County Post

Jazz vocalist Jane Monheit will headline the 48th annual Penfield Jazz Fundraiser Concerts at 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 2-3, 2018, in the Penfield High School ...



Section V high school scores: Wednesday, Oct. 10  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V high school boys and girls sports results and more for Oct. 9 and Wednesday, Oct. 10 and schedule for Oct. 11.



Penfield captures girls volleyball state title  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The girls captured the Class AA crown in Glens Falls a day after Penfield boys won states.



Coaches Who Care: Penfield's Dave Hennessey goes extra mile  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Longtime Penfield cross country and track coach Dave Hennessey is the next winner of the Coaches Who Care award. The 40th-year coach has even ...



Photos: Pittsford girls swimming through the years  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The Pittsford girls swimming program has won 16 straight Section V championships and four consecutive state team titles.



High school football: 2018 Section V schedule  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

High school football practices begin on Monday. Here's the complete 2018 Section V schedule.



High school girls basketball: Kearney stil tops polls  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Bishop Kearney and Midlakes held onto the top spots in the third Democrat and Chronicle Girls Basketball Coaches' polls this season, but No. 2 Penfield is ...



Classrooms, new bus facility: Penfield considers capital project  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The Penfield Central School District is looking at capital improvements to combat overcrowding.



Section V high school scores: Monday, Oct. 15  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V high school boys and girls sports results for Monday, Oct. 15 and a schedule of events for Tuesday, Oct. 16.



March 14 student walkout: How Rochester's students are responding  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Exactly one month after a devastating shooting took the lives of 17 students and staff at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Feb. 14 in Parkland, Florida, ...



Penfield appoints new superintendent  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The Penfield Board of Education approved the appointment of Thomas Putnam as superintendent of the Penfield Central School District at a Tuesday board ...



Talk with man who survived suicide canceled  13WHAM-TV

Penfield, NY - A suicide prevention talk at Penfield High School, set for Thursday, has been canceled.Kevin Hines, who survived a suicide attempt when he ...



New class, no problem: Wheatland-Chili headed back to state tournament in Class C  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Wheatland-Chili will have a chance to win its third straight state championship, this time in Class C, after knocking off Marion 1-0 on Wednesday.



School board elections, budget votes: What you need to know  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

On Tuesday, suburban residents will vote on whether to approve nearly $1.7 billion in spending on public schools during the 2018-19 school year.



Dance team to host Dance Showcase  Monroe County Post

The Penfield High School dance team will hold the 13th annual Dance Showcase from 7 to 9 p.m. on Jan. 20 at Penfield High School Auditorium stage, 25 High ...



From Penfield High School to the World's Oceans  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Try and imagine what it would be like to have a job on a merchant ship like the one pictured on the right.



Loaded with Division I talent, Victor will be hard to knock off top of boys lacrosse poll  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Coaches rank the top high school teams in the Rochester area.



Frederick “Mark Wolfe, 68, of Redwood  WWNY TV 7

Frederick “Mark Wolfe, 68, of Simpson Road, Redwood, NY passed away at his home under the care of his family, friends, and Hospice. Mark was born on April ...



Holley superintendent finalists announced  The Daily News Online

HOLLEY — Three finalists have been selected in the search for Holley Central School's next superintendent. They will be replacing Robert D'Angelo, who ...



DeMott to perform scholarship benefit concert  Monroe County Post

Tenor George DeMott will present a concert at 7 p.m. on Dec. 1 in the Penfield High School Auditorium, 25 High School Drive. The concert, called "George ...



Penfield teen was known for making others happy  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The Penfield School District released a statement Saturday about the teen's death.



Football star with offers from Alabama and USC Seven McGee lands at East High  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Seven McGee, who also has scholarship offers from USC, Alabama and Florida, transferred to East High and his presence could shake up Section V football.



Photos: Take a look back at Fairport football through the years  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

As the 2018 football season approaches, we hope you enjoy this look back at some of the memorable players and games in Fairport football history.



Schools increasingly address student mental health needs  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Schools aim to head off student mental health issues before they hamper learning.



Investigator says stalker met most of his victims in high school  13WHAM-TV

Wayne County, N.Y. – A Walworth man is accused of stalking 22 young women, and there are likely dozens more, according to New York State Police.



High school musical season has begun on the east side  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

High school musical season has officially begun, a time when winter winds down, spring slowly emerges and families across Monroe County fill auditoriums to ...



Penfield Symphony Orchestra to hold concert May 7 - News  Monroe County Post

Penfield Symphony Orchestra's fourth concert of its 62nd Season, "A Little Russian," sponsored by Harris Beach, will take place at 7:30 p.m. on May 7 at Penfield ...



Section V girls basketball bracket breakdown: Can Penfield snap Mercy-Kearney run  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Mercy versus Bishop Kearney has provided plenty of Section V Tournament drama, theater on the basketball court between Private-Parochial League rivals ...



Fairport climbs past McQuaid for Section V Class A volleyball title  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Red Raiders take care of powerhouse, three games to one, and advance to the regional round Nov. 10.



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