Pace Academy

Tel: (919)933-7699
Grades: 9-12

153 students

Pace Academy serves 153 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Pace Academy operates within the Pace Academy School District.

Overview

The student population of 153 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 153 students
Gender % 63% Male / 37%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Students by Grade Pace Academy Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
18%
13%
Black
32%
27%
White
44%
52%
All Ethnic Groups Pace Academy Sch Ethnicity Pace Academy Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.68 0.44
Pace Academy Diversity Score (2005-2013)
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.
15%
45%
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.
5%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 153 students has grown by 45% over five years.
School District Name Pace Academy School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
4
Number of Students Managed 153 1,682
Pace Academy School District Number of Students Managed (2005-2013)
Graduation Rate n/a% 74%
District Total Revenue $1 MM $19 MM
Pace Academy School District Total Revenue (2005-2009)
District Spending $1 MM $18 MM
Pace Academy School District Spending (2005-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,971 $11,105
Pace Academy School District Revenue / Student (2005-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,171 $10,880
Pace Academy School District Spending / Student (2005-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Road Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Chapel HillEphesus Road Elementary School
    1495 Ephesus Ch Rd
    Chapel HillNC 27514
    (919)929-8715
    0.8 mi | 470 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • DurhamCreekside Elementary School
    5321 Ephesus Church Rd
    DurhamNC 27707
    (919)560-3919
    1.3 mi | 917 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • DurhamSherwood Githens Middle School
    4800 Chapel Hill Rd
    DurhamNC 27707
    (919)560-3966
    1.6 mi | 955 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Chapel HillEast Chapel Hill High School
    500 Weaver Dairy Rd
    Chapel HillNC 27514
    (919)969-2482
    1.7 mi | 1397 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Chapel HillMel And Zora Rashkis Elementary School
    601 Meadowmont Ln
    Chapel HillNC 27517
    (919)918-2160
    2 mi | 517 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
Chapel Hill, NC public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.53, which is higher than the North Carolina average of 0.46. The most diverse school in Chapel Hill is Frank P Graham Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.