Pace Academy

966 West Paces Ferry Road NW, Atlanta, 30327
404-262-1345
paceacademy.org

GRADES OFFERED pre-1–12

TOTAL NUMBER OF STUDENTS 1,105

NUMBER OF HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS 472

FOUNDED 1958

STUDENTS OF COLOR 24%

AVERAGE CLASS SIZE (K–5) 20 (2 teachers per class)

AVERAGE CLASS SIZE (MIDDLE SCHOOL) 18

AVERAGE CLASS SIZE (HIGH SCHOOL) 13

RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION Judeo-Christian

SENIORS WITH NATIONAL MERIT RECOGNITION 16%

GRADE FOREIGN LANGUAGE FIRST OFFERED pre-1

LANGUAGE(S) OFFERED French, Latin, Spanish

LOWEST TUITION FOR 5-DAY STUDENTS $24,575

ANNUAL TUITION FOR HIGHEST GRADE $28,300

STUDENTS RECEIVING FINANCIAL AID 13%

CLASS SIZE EXPANDS IN 6, 9

UNIFORM special occasions only

BUS TRANSPORTATION no

TEACHER RETENTION RATE 90%

AP COURSES OFFERED 24 (6 post-AP)

STUDENTS SCORING 3+ ON AP EXAMS 82%

VARSITY SPORTS baseball, basketball, cheerleading, cross-country, football, golf, gymnastics, lacrosse, soccer, softball, swimming/diving, tennis, track & field, volleyball, wrestling

DIVISION GHSA class AAA

STEM/STEAM PROGRAM yes

ART STUDIOS 11

THEATER PRODUCTIONS PER YEAR 4 upper school, 3 middle school

MUSICAL ENSEMBLES 8

ANNUAL APPLICATIONS PER OPENING 6

WHAT’S NEW Over the course of the 2018–2019 school year, Pace students, faculty, and staff are embarking on a broad study of energy, the school’s Isdell Center for Global Leadership’s (ICGL) annual global theme. Students and faculty will study energy close to home and around the globe, engaging with scientists, authors and energy experts, and looking at the impact of energy around the planet.