Penfield Central School District

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Penfield Central School District
Location
2590 Atlantic Ave
Penfield, NY 14526

Monroe County, New York
United States
Coordinates 43°09′15″N 77°29′39″W / 43.1542°N 77.4941°W / 43.1542; -77.4941 (District office)Coordinates: 43°09′15″N 77°29′39″W / 43.1542°N 77.4941°W / 43.1542; -77.4941 (District office)
District information
Type Public
Grades Pre-K-12 and adult education
Established 1948 (1948)
Superintendent Dr. Thomas Putnam
Schools Four elementary schools (K–5)
One middle school (6–8)
One senior high school (9–12)
Budget Increase US$85.0 million (2012–2013)[1]
District ID 3622710[2]
Students and staff
Students 4,558 (2012–2013)[3]
Teachers 424 (2012–2013)[3]
Staff 475 (2012–2013)[3]
Other information
Unions NYSUT, Penfield Education Association
Website www.penfield.edu

The Penfield Central School District is a public school district in New York State that serves approximately 4,600 students in portions of the towns of Penfield, Brighton, Perinton and Pittsford in Monroe County, and Macedon and Walworth in Wayne County, with approximately 900 employees and an operating budget of $83 million (~$18,247 per student).[4]

The average class size is 22 for grades K–2, 24 for grades 3–5, and 25 for grades 6–12.[4]

Dr. Thomas Putnam is the Superintendent of Schools.

The District's motto is "Developing Excellent Citizens and Responsible Scholars".

Organization[edit]

The Board of Education (BOE) consists of 8 members who serve rotating 3-year terms and one student representative. Elections are held each May for board members and to vote on the School District Budget.

Current board members are:

  • John Piper, President
  • Catherine Dean
  • Barbara Babiarz
  • Lisa Benati-Chidsey
  • Mark Elledge
  • Carole Nasra
  • Camille Rutan
  • Charlotte Nazarian, Student Representative
Superintendents
Name Tenure
Edwin T. Fisher 1948 –
Elmer F. Peck abt 1960 – abt 1972
Vernon R. Wyland abt 1972 – abt 1980
Richard E. Mace, Sr. abt 1980 – abt 2003
G. Susan Gray abt 2004 – January 1, 2008
Thomas J. Strining January 2, 2008 – June 30, 2008
John D. Carlevatti July 1, 2008 – August 31, 2012
Stephen L. Grimm September 1, 2012 – July 31, 2014
Thomas Putnam August 1, 2014 – Present

Schools[edit]

Elementary schools (K-5)[edit]

  • Cobbles Elementary School, Principal - Dr. Stephen Kenny
  • Harris Hill Elementary School, Principal - Marc Nelson
  • Indian Landing Elementary School, Principal - Marcie Ware
  • Scribner Road Elementary School, Principal - Scott L. Hirschler

Middle school (6-8)[edit]

  • Bay Trail Middle School, Principal - Winton Buddington

High school (9-12)[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Final Budget, April 17, 2012" (PDF). District website. Penfield, New York: Penfield Central School District. 2012. Retrieved 2012-12-15. 
  2. ^ "Search for Public School Districts – District Detail for Penfield Central School District". National Center for Education Statistics. Institute of Education Sciences. Retrieved 2012-12-15. 
  3. ^ a b c "District Statistics". District website. Penfield, New York: Penfield Central School District. 2012. Retrieved 2012-12-15. 
  4. ^ a b Facts and Figures on Monroe County School Districts, Brighton, New York: Monroe County School Boards Association, 2012, p. 28, OCLC 4891330 

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