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Should School Begin an Hour Earlier?
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Should School Begin an Hour Earlier?
Darren Li, Writer • June 7, 2022
Pace’s classes begin an hour later than most other schools, deviating from the usual eight in the morning and starting at nine and this is a good thing.
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Return of Music Class Unclear After Being Canceled Due to Covid Restrictions
Goodness Aluko, Reporter • June 2, 2022
Studies show that schools with music programs have an estimated 90.2% graduation rate and 93.9% attendance rate, compared to schools without music education, which average 72.9% graduation and 84.9% attendance.
Mayor Adams announcing this appointment of David Banks as the NYC Schools Chancellor.
The End of the Fight for Smaller Class Sizes
Jinane Francois, Reporter • June 10, 2022
The fight for smaller class sizes has finally come to an end with New York State Senate passing a bill on June 2 that caps the number of students in each public school classroom.
Mr. Rohlfing was honored by the Deadline Club, the New York City chapter of the Society for Professional Journalists.
Journalism Teacher Honored with Robert Greenman Award
Martha Martin, Reporter • June 7, 2022
"I knew that Pace didn’t have a journalism program and I wanted to start one,” Mr. Rohlfing said.
Many students brought their pandemic phone habits to school and still spend a lot of time looking at their screen.
Technology and Its Effect During the Pandemic
Skai Aiken, Writer • June 3, 2022
Online activity on children’s devices “doubled in the early days of the pandemic.”
Are You Addicted to TikTok?
Are You Addicted to TikTok?
Ramata Diop, Writer • June 14, 2022
Has Tiktok had a negative impact on people? Yes, TikTok has been really harmful when it comes to spreading disinformation.
Artist: Shardei Spence
Featured Artist: Shardei Spence
Pacer Staff, Writer • June 22, 2022
Shardei Spence is one of the most gifted artists at Pace. Spence, a junior, started taking art as a freshman and has developed her skills and expressive abilities.
Artist: Anna Tomaszewski
Gallery: Artistic Explorations
Pacer Staff, Writer • June 22, 2022
A sample of visual art from Mr. Zoboi's students.
Workers taking and filling orders at the Woodside, Queens Jolibee.
Jollibee to Open Times Square Restaurant in July
Ally Dolores, Writer • June 14, 2022
Times Square, one of the most famous places in NYC, will have a Jollibee and become a major tourist attraction when it opens in the summer. Get ready to get a glimpse of the Philippines on the streets of New York City.
Are You Addicted to TikTok?
Are You Addicted to TikTok?
Ramata Diop, Writer • June 14, 2022
Has Tiktok had a negative impact on people? Yes, TikTok has been really harmful when it comes to spreading disinformation.