Pace Academy

Tel: (919)933-7699
Grades 9-12
171 students
Pace Academy serves 171 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Pace Academy operates within the Pace Academy School District.

School Overview

The student population of 171 students has grown by 62% over five years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 37% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 171 students
Pace Academy Total Students (2005-2014)
Gender % Pace Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Pace Academy Total Teachers (2005-2014)
Students by Grade Pace Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 7:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Pace Academy Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2014)
Hispanic
10%
15%
Pace Academy Black Students (2005-2014)
Black
48%
26%
Pace Academy Black Students (2005-2014)
White
39%
51%
Pace Academy White Students (2005-2014)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Pace Academy Two Or More Races Students (2009-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Pace Academy All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.61 0.45
Pace Academy Diversity Score (2005-2014)
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.
40%
47%
Pace Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2012-2014)
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.
33%
7%
Pace Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2012-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 171 students has grown by 62% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,821 is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,527 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Pace Academy School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
1
Number of Students Managed 171 1,120
Pace Academy School District Students Managed (2005-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 76%
District Total Revenue $1 MM $18 MM
Pace Academy School District District Total Revenue (2005-2010)
District Spending $1 MM $18 MM
Pace Academy School District District Spending (2005-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,821 $10,864
Pace Academy School District District Revenue / Student (2005-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,527 $10,591
Pace Academy School District District Spending / Student (2005-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is East Chapel Hill High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sherwood Githens Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ephesus Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chapel HillEphesus Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 433 students1495 Ephesus Church Rd
    Chapel HillNC 27517
    (919)929-8715
    0.8PK-5433
  • DurhamCreekside Elementary School
    1.3 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 869 students5321 Ephesus Church Rd
    DurhamNC 27707
    (919)560-3919
    1.3KG-5869
  • DurhamSherwood Githens Middle School
    1.6 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 1002 students4800 Chapel Hill Rd
    DurhamNC 27707
    (919)560-3966
    1.66-81002
  • Chapel HillEast Chapel Hill High School
    1.7 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1409 students500 Weaver Dairy Rd
    Chapel HillNC 27514
    (919)969-2482
    1.79-121409
  • Chapel HillRashkis Elementary School
    2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 514 students601 Meadowmont Ln
    Chapel HillNC 27517
    (919)918-2160
    2PK-5514

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