Pace Academy

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

128 students

Pace Academy serves 128 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% 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 128 students has declined by 17% 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 128 students
Pace Academy Total Students (2005-2013)
Gender % 63% Male / 37%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Pace Academy Total Classroom Teachers (2005-2013)
Students by Grade Pace Academy Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 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 12:1 14:1
Pace Academy Student : Teacher Ratio (2005-2013)
Asian
3%
3%
Pace Academy Asian (2010-2013)
Hispanic
17%
14%
Pace Academy Hispanic (2005-2013)
Black
34%
27%
Pace Academy Black (2005-2013)
White
43%
52%
Pace Academy White (2005-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Pace Academy Two or more races (2009-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Pace Academy Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average 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.
0.68 0.45
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.
25%
47%
Pace Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2012-2013)
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 (2012-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 128 students has grown by 21% over five years.
School District Name Pace Academy School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
1
Number of Students Managed 128 1,330
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 Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Chapel HillEphesus Elementary School
    1495 Ephesus Ch Rd
    Chapel HillNC 27514
    (919)929-8715
    0.8 mi | 482 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • DurhamCreekside Elementary School
    5321 Ephesus Church Rd
    DurhamNC 27707
    (919)560-3919
    1.3 mi | 874 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • DurhamSherwood Githens Middle School
    4800 Chapel Hill Rd
    DurhamNC 27707
    (919)560-3966
    1.6 mi | 1005 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Chapel HillEast Chapel Hill High School
    500 Weaver Dairy Rd
    Chapel HillNC 27514
    (919)969-2482
    1.7 mi | 1479 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Chapel HillRashkis Elementary School
    601 Meadowmont Ln
    Chapel HillNC 27517
    (919)918-2160
    2 mi | 499 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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