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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 ...

Man, 88, dies weeks after being hit by car outside Penfield High School  13WHAM-TV

Penfield, N. Y. (WHAM) - The Perinton man who was hit by a car earlier this month near Penfield High School has died. Richard Menga, 88, was pronounced ...

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 ...

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.

Women's Lacrosse Inks Eight For 2020 Season  NU Purple

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

Photos: 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 ...

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 ...

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.

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

A technology teacher at Penfield High School has been arrested for allegedly providing alcohol to a student. State Police say 46-year-old Eric Brewer was ...

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, ...

Penfield High School students, 2018 grads named AP scholars  Monroe County Post

Penfield High School students and 2018 graduates were recognized as AP scholars for their results on AP examinations last spring:National AP scholars, ...

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'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 ...

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 ...

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, 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 ...

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...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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 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 ...

'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.

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 ...

Penfield rallies after recent student deaths  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

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

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 ...

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.

Section V high school football Week 4 scores  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Find out how the top football teams in Section V performed in Week 4, including a Sunday night showdown between Victor and Irondequoit.

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.

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, ...

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.

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, ...

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 ...

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

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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 parents band together to support students  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Handwritten signs and red and black ribbons dot the landscape along the paths of the Penfield High School complex. "We will get through this together," read ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Section V Class A lacrosse: Which team holds the edge?  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The Fairport Red Raiders are the No. 1 seed for the Section V Class A high school lacrosse tournament for the first time in four seasons. Mike Torrelli, the team's ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

All-Greater Rochester Spring 2018 Honorable Mention list  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

More than 125 players make up the 2018 All-Greater Rochester spring sports first teams. Here is a list of the student-athletes who made AGR Honorable Mention ...

Final Section V high school scoreboard: Saturday, April 28  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V and Rochester-area high school sports results for Saturday, April 28 and schedule for Monday, April 30.

Someone You Should Know: Dennis O'Keefe  13WHAM-TV

Most musicians never get to play at the Kennedy center in Washington, D.C.That's why the invitation to perform on its Millennium Stage was so important to ...

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.

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.

Section V high school scores: Tuesday, Sept. 18  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Edison 6, World of Inquiry 3. Edison (4-2-2): Mabrook Saleh 3 goals. Finger Lakes. Wayne 3, Penn Yan 0. Wayne: Cullen Bock 2 goals. Naples 5 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

Who were the Section V football top performers for Week 4?  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Find out who the top performers were in Section V during Week 4 of the regular season.

Mixed feelings on proposed mixed-use development project in Penfield  13WHAM-TV

Penfield, N.Y. (WHAM) - A massive development project could be coming to Penfield. The proposed project is largely residential with retail and green space that ...

All-Greater Rochester Boys Volleyball: Meet the best players in Section V  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Jett Klintworth put up solid numbers this season in Monroe County league boys volleyball, but the senior outside hitter didn't have the best numbers, not even ...

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 ...

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.

"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 ...

Storylines to follow in Section V boys lacrosse, beyond mighty Victor  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Scrolling back a decade, the boys lacrosse teams at Pittsford and Fairport, for the most part, have been taking turns holding the Section V Class A trophy over ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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Vanessa Watson, Spencerport, center, runs away from the field to win the 400-meter dash at the 40th Annual His and Her Invitational track meet at Penfield High ...

High school football: 25 questions entering the 2018 Section V football season  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The Section V football season opens with the third annual Teddi Bowl featuring Victor and Pittsford at 7 p.m. Aug. 30 at St. John Fisher College. As team's ...

Final Section V high school scoreboard: Tuesday, May 1  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V and Rochester-area high school sports results for Tuesday, May 1 and schedule for Wednesday, May 2.

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.

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 ...

Final Section V high school scoreboard: Thursday, May 3  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V and Rochester-area high school sports results for Thursday, May 3 and schedule for Friday, May 4.

Final Section V high school scoreboard: Friday, May 4  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V and Rochester-area high school sports results for Friday, May 4 and schedule for Saturday, May 5.

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 ...

Final Section V high school scoreboard: Tuesday, February 27  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Results and performances in Rochester-area high school sports.

Section V high school scores: Monday, Oct. 29  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V results for girls soccer and girls tennis and schedule for Tuesday, Oct. 30.

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.

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.

School budget vote: Here's what you need to know  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Registered voters in school districts throughout the Rochester region, with the exception of those in the Rochester City School District, will go to the polls ...

High school students learn to debate without shouting  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Students find proper ways to express themselves through civil discourse when tensions arise.

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 ...

Section V high school scores, Thursday, Nov. 1  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V results for volleyball and the schedule for Friday. Nov. 2.

Deli brings a taste of eastern Europe  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

RocRoots family business brings eastern European culture to Penfield.

Boys Athlete of the Week: And the winner for Sept. 17-Sept. 22 is...  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Fairport's Kade Carlson narrowly won athlete of the week after his 30 assist performance against Victor.

Survey results show many teens considered suicide in last year  13WHAM-TV

Rochester, N.Y. (13WHAM) - New results released in the Monroe County Youth Risk Behavior Survey show a number of teens and young adults considered ...

Section V high school scores: Wednesday, Nov. 7  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Each week the Democrat and Chronicle will honor a male and female high school athlete of the week. Voting will be conducted from Monday through Friday ...

Photos: Take a look back at East High 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 East High football history.

Three superintendent finalists announced at Oakfield-Alabama Central School  The Daily News Online

OAKFIELD — Three finalists have been named in the search for Oakfield-Alabama Central School's new superintendent. Matt Lamb, President of the Oakfield- ...

Schools increasingly address student mental health needs  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

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

Can anyone stay with Victor lacrosse? They have 3 boys on the 10 to watch list  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The 2017 boys lacrosse season saw a third consecutive state champion crowned in Victor, a state runner-up in Pittsford and a seemingly endless supply of ...

Rochester doctor on Nassar scandal: 'His actions are despicable'  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The former doctor for USA Gymnastics, who was sentenced to up to 175 years in prison Wednesday, attended events in Rochester.

Penfield native dies in Colorado rafting accident  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Ricky Zinter was a former standout high school soccer goalkeeper in the late 1990s.

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.

Congratulations to the Class of 2017!  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

A collection of excerpts from area graduation speeches.

Wrestling champ Gissendanner enthusiastic about football  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Penfield junior, a Division I wrestling recruit, is playing football in specialization era.

Are Rochester-area schools ignoring bullying?  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

In 2012, the New York State Education Department began requiring all public schools to file reports on incidents of bullying, harassment, intimidation or ...

A New York state of mind helps Edison's Jaquil Baxter take fast track to success  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Jaquil Baxter walked in quietly, sat down and pulled four state championship medals from a deep right pocket of his shorts. Clunk, on the restaurant table.

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