“What you can lose from it is so much greater than what you can benefit from doing it,” senior Jack Assaf said about alcohol and drug consumption in high school. PASS, or Pace Academy Student Support, is a student-run organization dedicated to helping eighth graders transition into high school, withContinue Reading

Students in the Inman Center who are not using their time efficiently find themselves doing a variety of random activities during their free periods. An informal survey was conducted in which 60 Pace students were questioned about how they spend their time when they are not attending class. Students whoContinue Reading

Cliques, teachers, the rumor mill — these topics make up only a small part of the huge load middle school girls take on as they enter their early teenage years. Girl Talk, a national organization with chapters in 47 states and four countries, creates the opportunity for high school girlsContinue Reading

Knightly News: So, Joey, tell me about your activities. Joey Capelouto: Well, I’m very busy. I’m the lead in the play, I am a service leader for Trinity, I am the captain of the water polo team (we need fans), I am the Student Council vice president, and I’ve gotContinue Reading

The introduction of global ed trips, overly-enthusiastic magazine ladies, and the thrilling annual dress code assembly are times in which Pace students love to catch a quick nap or engage in an intense debate about the most recent “Gossip Girl” episode. Despite the sometimes dull mornings, there are several assembliesContinue Reading

Every Saturday, I, along with roughly 15 other Pace Academy Upper School girls, wake up early and get to Pace at 8:45 a.m. We then pile into cars driven by service leaders and their moms to go to Emmaus House, a new service project where Pace students have the opportunityContinue Reading

Tattoos are a cultural phenomenon that have been used for centuries for people to express themselves on one of society’s most demonstrative and eloquent canvases: the body. Skin inking dates back to ancient Egypt and has gained immense popularity in the world today. Tattoos can reflect a change in one’sContinue Reading

For many years now, the Pace Academy Pick-Up Basketball Association has met every Friday morning. For all this time, PAPUBA has held a monopoly over early morning pick-up sports. Now, this is all changing. Controversy arose when junior Kenny Selmon announced the founding of a new association for early morningContinue Reading

The Fall Fair, a Pace tradition since 1963, is a highlight for the whole school, especially the lower and middle schoolers who enjoy the rides, inflatable bounce castles, face painting, karaoke, and many other kid friendly activities. Though these types of activities are exciting and fun for the younger students,Continue Reading

Sex, power, territory, forbidden romance, and some of the highest caliber choreography the theater world has ever seen can all be found in this year’s fall theater production of “West Side Story.” Students began work at the end of August in their numerous choreography, music, and staging rehearsals, preparing toContinue Reading

New ninth grade dean Brooks Fleming seems to be adjusting well to his new office; he already has a ton of books on his top shelf, which is fitting since he’s an English teacher, and some pictures on the walls of the office in dean’s hall, an improvement from theContinue Reading

Fresh from a successful retreat at Camp Skyline in Mentone, Ala. the students of the Class of 2016 are thrilled to start their Upper School careers on a high note. Freshman class dean Mr. Fleming described the trip as being “Terrific!” He particularly enjoyed watching the students connect with eachContinue Reading

A new school year comes with new classes, new students, and new teachers, and unless you are in their class, you may never get to discover the new teachers’ interesting qualities or what motivates them to teach at Pace. Graduating from Pace in 2005, Mrs. Jenni Coale (yes, Mr. Coale’sContinue Reading