John F. Kennedy Program in Advanced Curricular Exploration (PACE)
Grades 9-12

School Program

Program Information

Our Program in Advanced Curricular Exploration (PACE) is designed to prepare students to pursue College Board’s Advanced Placement Capstone Diploma/Certificate™.  The 9th and 10 grade English Language Arts class will prepare students for the volume and rigor of reading and writing necessary to succeed in many AP courses and in the AP Seminar and AP Research courses required to earn an AP Capstone Diploma/Certificate.

Apply Online

Students who live within the SCUSD boundaries can submit an online application October 30 - November 17, 2023. Students who live outside the SCUSD boundaries can apply through the permit process April 15 - May 3, 2024.