Welcome to the Academy of Gifted Children - P.A.C.E.

(Programming for Academic and Creative Excellence)

We are a fully-accredited private school for intellectually gifted children in grades 1 through 12

Welcome to the Academy of Gifted Children - P.A.C.E.

(Programming for Academic and Creative Excellence)

We are a fully-accredited private school for intellectually gifted children in grades 1 through 12

Welcome to the Academy of Gifted Children - P.A.C.E.

(Programming for Academic and Creative Excellence)

We are a fully-accredited private school for intellectually gifted children in grades 1 through 12

Welcome to the Academy of Gifted Children - P.A.C.E.

(Programming for Academic and Creative Excellence)

We are a fully-accredited private school for intellectually gifted children in grades 1 through 12

School Closure

In accordance with the provincial government’s announcement that schools will not be reopening on April 6, P.A.C.E. will remain closed indefinitely.  

Parents should continue to check their email inbox for further details.

We wish everyone continued health and safety.

Building the Foundation for Your Child’s Future.

The Academy for Gifted Children – P.A.C.E. is a non-denominational, co-educational private day school devoted entirely to meeting the needs of identified intellectually gifted students in grades 1-12. At P.A.C.E. we develop your gifted child’s potential with specialized education in a private school setting designed specifically for gifted children. Our program is fully accredited by the Ministry of Education and tailored specifically for those functioning intellectually within the top 3-5% of the Canadian population. We strive to provide your child with a high-powered learning program that aims to challenge them, motivate them and unleash their true potential.

A private school committed to the specialization of gifted children, ensuring the development of their unique, outstanding potential

Flexible pacing designed to complement your gifted child’s special needs and learning requirements

A differential education, with greater depth of knowledge and understanding of a wide variety of subjects

An environment that fosters strong, life-long bonds through smaller classrooms, dedicated teachers and engaged peers

Planning and support for the future success of your child in a program that prepares them for university every step of the way

The Campus

Our school is located at:

12 Bond Crescent
Richmond Hill, ON
L4E 3K2

Phone: 905.773.0997
Fax: 905.773.4722

We accept gifted children from a very wide geographical range. Bus service is available for our students.

Committed to Academic Excellence

Over $3,000,000 in scholarships received to date

2019

Mathematica Centrum Contests
Newton – Canadian Champion
Euler – Canadian Champion

University of Waterloo Avogadro Exam
1st place

Reach for the Top Jr. Team
2nd place in Region

Reach for the Top Sr. Team
3rd place in Region

National Biology Competition
Certificates of Excellence

Model UN Secondary School Interactive Crisis Simulation
Best Delegate

Royal Commonwealth International Essay Competition
2 finalists for the Gold Award

Royal Canadian Legion Literary Competition (Poetry Contest)
Junior Branch – 1st place and 3rd place
Intermediate Branch – 1st place

Royal Canadian Legion Literary Competition (Essay Contest)
Intermediate Branch – 1st place, 2nd place and 3rd place
Senior Branch – 1st place and 2nd place

2018

VEX IQ Energy Award
Provincial Champions

STEM Research Challenge
Champions

Canadian National Math League
Grade 6 Canadian Champion

McMaster Science and Engineering Olympics
1st place

Reach for the Top Jr. Team
1st in York Region

Reach for the Top Sr. Team
2nd in York Region

2017

VEX Robotics
Tournament Champions
Best Robotic Design 
Robot Skills Champions

VEX IQ
World Qualifiers 

Elementary Robot Design
Champions