Pace School

     Tel: (413)737-2679
        
   
Grades: 8 - 12 | 21 students
The PACE School is a Chapter 766, coed, private day school approved by the Massachusetts Department of Education.
Students referred to PACE have not experienced success in a public school setting because of learning disabilities, behavioral and/or emotional difficulties.
The methods for delivering services are educational, vocational and therapeutic.
The curriculum includes English/Language Arts, Math, Science, Reading, History, Health, Physical Education, Woodworking, Foreign Language and Computer Science.
The Pace School curriculum provides experimental and hands-on opportunities for students to learn critical academic subject areas.
Multi-disciplinary projects are often quite effective in engaging students resistant to traditional teaching techniques.
Pace School recognizes the individual needs of a unique school population.
Therefore, Pace School has initiated an outreach program to increase and maintain student attendance and consistent participation in school.
Our bilingual outreach counselor monitors the attendance of each Pace School student.
The counselor contacts students who are absent via telephone or home visits to increase attendance.
Pace School provides pick-ups for students on an as-needed basis.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades 8 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 21 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 63%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Pace School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Holyoke Catholic High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Stanislaus Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Stanislaus Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ChicopeeSt. Stanislaus Elementary School
      (Roman Catholic)
    534 Front Street
    ChicopeeMA 01013
    (413)592-5135
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.7 mi | 406 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • ChicopeeHoly Name School
      (Roman Catholic)
    63 South St
    ChicopeeMA 01013
    (413)592-6857
      (Roman Catholic)
    1 mi | 144 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • ChicopeeHolyoke Catholic High School
      (Roman Catholic)
    134 Springfield St
    ChicopeeMA 01013
    (413)331-2480
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.1 mi | 301 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • ChicopeeValley West School
    Special Education School
    269 Moore St
    ChicopeeMA 01013
    (413)592-6069
    Special Education School
    1.6 mi | 84 students | Gr. 1-12                      
  • West SpringfieldMontessori Children's House
    Montessori School  (Non-sectarian)
    118 Riverdale St
    West SpringfieldMA 01089
    (413)739-2688
    Montessori School  (Non-sectarian)
    1.9 mi | 27 students | Gr. K                      

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