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Ted Vaden: School choice not a good choice for schools

Feb 22, 2015 • Chapel Hill News
For Ladd, the charter boom in North Carolina offers a revealing laboratory. ... In Chapel Hill-Carrboro, charter enrollment is only 1.6 percent of the school district enrollment, most of them students at Pace Academy, the only charter located in the ... More

Chapel Hill-Carrboro schools top the grading charts

Feb 5, 2015 • Durham Herald Sun
Seventeen of 18 schools the in Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools received As or Bs in the state report cards issued Thursday by the North Carolina State Board of Education. The one school to receive a C in in the district was Frank Porter Graham ... More

PACE Academy charter school could close because of noncompliance; parents ...

Dec 18, 2013 • The Independent Weekly
Advisory board members cited "a pattern of noncompliance issues, financial concerns, declining student enrollment and low academic performance" for their decision, said Joel Medley, director of the state's Office of Charter Schools, a division of the N ... More

PACE Academy has charter renewed

Jul 23, 2014 • The Daily Tar Heel
PACE Academy has charter renewed. By Zoe Schaver ... As of June 27, the N.C. State Board of Education agreed to renew PACE's charter for another three years — three days before the school's doors were set to close permanently. "I think the most ... More

NC Board of Education unanimously votes not to renew Carrboro charter

Feb 6, 2014 • News & Observer
PACE Academy math teacher Jamie Smith, left, gets sophomore student Pablo Leyva Cortes (cq), right, to think before answering during an Algebra I review. PACE Academy, a charter school at 308 W. NC 54 in Carrboro, NC hosts 169 ... Chapel Hill-Carborro ... More

PACE Academy works on compliance issues

Aug 19, 2014 • The Daily Tar Heel
These requirements are listed in a settlement agreement between PACE and the Board of Education, which stipulates that PACE must also consistently provide the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction with details from its board meetings in order ... More

Local Leaders Rally To Keep PACE Academy Open

Jan 19, 2014 • Chapelboro.com
CARRBORO- Lisa Gangarosa is the mother of a ninth grader at PACE Academy. She says her family ... This December, the state's Charter School Advisory Board recommended to the North Carolina Board of Education that PACE not have its charter renewed ... More

Carrboro charter school renewed, 3 days before scheduled expiration

Jun 27, 2014 • News & Observer
“We're extremely excited as a school and community that we've been given a second chance (and the) ability to continue serving the students from Chapel Hill and Durham areas,” PACE Academy principal Rhonda Franklin said. “It's been a difficult six or ... More

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