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
Pace Academy Total Students (2005-2012)
Gender % 63% Male / 37%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Pace Academy Total Classroom Teachers (2005-2012)
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 less than the state average of 0.89. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Pace Academy Student : Teacher Ratio (2005-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Pace Academy American Indian (2006-2012)
Asian
1%
2%
Pace Academy Asian (2010-2012)
Hispanic
18%
13%
Pace Academy Hispanic (2005-2012)
Black
32%
27%
Pace Academy Black (2005-2012)
White
44%
52%
Pace Academy White (2005-2012)
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 0.89
Pace Academy Diversity Score (2005-2012)
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 (2005-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a% 74%
District Total Revenue $1 MM $19 MM
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: 2012 (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 Hill Ephesus Road Elementary School
    1495 Ephesus Ch Rd
    Chapel Hill , NC , 27514
    (919)929-8715
    0.8  mi  |  470  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Durham Creekside Elementary School
    5321 Ephesus Church Rd
    Durham , NC , 27707
    (919)560-3919
    1.3  mi  |  917  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Durham Sherwood Githens Middle School
    4800 Chapel Hill Rd
    Durham , NC , 27707
    (919)560-3966
    1.6  mi  |  955  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Chapel Hill East Chapel Hill High School
    500 Weaver Dairy Rd
    Chapel Hill , NC , 27514
    (919)969-2482
    1.7  mi  |  1397  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Chapel Hill Mel And Zora Rashkis Elementary School
    601 Meadowmont Ln
    Chapel Hill , NC , 27517
    (919)918-2160
    2  mi  |  517  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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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 0.68, 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.