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Considering Moving to Penfield?
In 1795, Daniel Penfield began purchasing land here in Township 13 Range IV and began building mills in 1800 along the falls area of Irondequoit Creek to encourage settlement. Population grew rapidly, and in 1810, this township and the adjoining township to the north, Township 14, were designated by the New York State Legislature as the Town of Penfield.
Penfield Parks and Recreation offers affordable programming for all ages. Programs include classes on a wide variety of unique topics, lectures, sports, swimming, arts & crafts, drama, music, dance, family events, and so much more!
Over six public parks and miles and miles of walking trails, The Town of Penfield provides aoudoor recreation activities to all.
Where the Locals Hang Out in Penfield...
The Y isn't just the name on the building. We're a spirit, a movement and a cause. Members join us because they believe in us - and the values we stand for. Our Y has proudly served the Penfield, Webster and various Wayne County communities since 2006. Together with people like you, we nurture the potential of kids, help people understand and improve their health, and provide opportunities to give back and support our neighbors. We hope that you decide to join us in our cause!
Penfield Country Club
With a scenic, walking-friendly landscape, our 18-hole golf course is both challenging, yet rewarding for golfers of all skill levels. Whether entertaining guests in our clubhouse, enjoying dinner with family, lounging by the pool, or playing a round of golf, Penfield Country Club offers a fun and rewarding experience for everyone.
Joey's Pasta House
Joey’s Pasta House offers you a winning combination of reasonable prices and large portions of familiar Italian food served in a cozy atmosphere that can support everything from a casual family meal to a semi-formal soiree. That wide appeal make’s Joey’s Pasta House a convivial neighborhood place, often full of regulars who make it their restaurant of choice again and again
Home of the Penfield Patriots!
The Penfield Central School District is located in suburban Rochester, N.Y. and covers nearly 50 square miles, including sections of six towns - Penfield, Brighton, Perinton, Pittsford, Macedon and Walworth. The district serves approximately 4,500 students in grades K-12 at its six schools.
District Vision Statement
Penfield Schools will be communities of learners, places where all participants, students, staff, parents and community are engaged in learning and teaching in an environment of respectful communication. Our schools will be places where students discover and adults rediscover the joys, challenges and satisfactions of learning.
Educational Excellence Learners will be challenged to achieve highest academic standards in order to maximize their potential for life success.
Personal Excellence Learners will be challenged to develop their unique talents and abilities in order to maximize their potential for personal fulfillment.
Lifelong inquiry Learners will commit themselves to the search for understanding, to inquire responsibly, to evaluate critically, and to respond compassionately throughout their lives.
Partnerships in a global community Learning will extend outside our classrooms and the walls of our schools, utilizing partnerships and cultural resources that reflect an awareness and collaboration with communities, locally and globally.
Empowerment to embrace change Learners will be engendered with a sense of flexibility and adaptability so that they will be empowered to create their own futures, making a difference in their lives and in the communities in which they live.