The wait is finally over – One Direction is returning, now with Pace’s very own French and Spanish teacher David Matanes. The renowned English-Irish boy band was formed on the X Factor in 2010 and consisted of five members: Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson, Niall Horan, Liam Payne and Zayn Malik.Continue Reading

EXTRA! EXTRA! READ ALL ABOUT IT: Beginning in fall 2021, yearbook and newspaper will combine, creating one joint staff. This new class will publish a daily newspaper, except on Tuesdays, and a school-wide yearbook at the end of the year.  This move follows the results of a survey conducted byContinue Reading

In a stunning turn of events, Pace has named art teacher Donice Bloodworth’s French bulldog, Reina, the school mascot. She replaces the lovable Sir Winsalot, the long-time ambassador of Pace for athletics and other events. For decades, Pace has been the Knights; however, the administration decided that a change wasContinue Reading

Mark your calendars; we will be in school over Easter and Passover. This year, just over a year after the COVID-19 pandemic began, affecting our everyday lives, it is taking one more thing away from us: Easter and Passover break. This four-day weekend, which typically would have taken place justContinue Reading

Tenth grade honors chemistry teacher Shresttha Dubey joined the faculty at Pace at the beginning of this school year. From the outset, students had suspicions about him. “I thought he was a new kid in my grade when I saw him in the halls,” said freshman Henry Gaudet. Last week,Continue Reading

Taylor Swift and Kanye West recently announced on social media that the two are very excited for their upcoming release. Swift has been re-recording her albums since November to regain ownership of her masters, and West will feature on Swift’s re-recording of her song “Innocent” from her “Speak Now” album. Continue Reading

Nina Jankowicz, author of “How to Lose the Information War: Russia, Fake News, and the Future of Conflict,” has used her expert cyber-security knowledge to hack into the Pace database. Students began realizing that something was wrong when their profile pictures on Instagram starting changing to the same eerie photoContinue Reading

While it may not always be on display due to his mask, biology teacher and Class of 2022 Dean Ben Ewing currently sports a fuzzy caterpillar on his upper lip. Mr. Ewing decided to grow a mustache as an early quarantine pursuit alongside his fellow teacher and lacrosse coach GradyContinue Reading

Evan “Crazy Canuck” Karetsos, senior lacrosse phenom, has announced that he will forgo his planned collegiate career. On Mar. 15, Karetsos finalized his decision to journey overseas to play hockey in Europe. He will be the first athlete from Pace Academy to play professional hockey.  This announcement surprised his familyContinue Reading

Throughout the school year, students have poured into the college counseling office to indulge in the variety of sweets that sit at Administrative Assistant for College Counseling Shakila Williams’ desk. From Twix and Hershey’s Kisses to Gushers and Fruit Roll-Ups, she’s got it all. While they may not be aContinue Reading

The 2020-2021 school year marked a change in Pace’s college counseling process, as students began to use the Scoir College Network instead of Naviance for the first time. Both platforms function as college-connection websites that allow students to learn about schools, build their lists and communicate with Pace’s college counselingContinue Reading