Welcome to Pacem
Celebrating Curiosity - Igniting Passions
Pacem School is an intellectually inspiring, joyful learning community in Montpelier, VT. We are a state-approved, full-time independent 6th - 12th grade school, and in addition, we offer coursework and extra-curricular support to homeschoolers age 10-18. Our students are curious and passionate. We give them time and freedom to pursue their interests while supporting them with an intellectually rich curriculum. Our exceptional faculty, all experts in their fields, inspire and guide our students every day. Pacem provides a community where each student is known and cherished. This setting allows our students to develop confidence, feel empowered, and to blossom.
Enroll for next year!
We are updating our admissions information for the fall of 2019. It will be available soon. You can find all of our current year admissions information on this website. Course descriptions and the weekly schedule for 2018-19 are available. Please contact us if you have questions. It may still be possible to join some classes this spring.
Come and meet our faculty, students, and families; learn about our programs and curriculum; and see our facility. Visit us at our open house on Thursday March 28 from 4:30 - 6:00. More information is here.
New this year, we are hosting a monthly community lunch! All the information and a link to let us know you're coming is here. Lunches will feature soup from Joe's Kitchen at Screamin' Ridge Farm.
Wednesday March 27: Community Lunch! 12:50 - 1:30
Thursday March 28: Prospective Student Open House. 4:30 - 6 pm
Wednesday April 10: Health Seminar Day
Monday April 15 - Friday April 19: April Vacation
Thursday April 25: Pacem FEASTival! and talent show
Thursday April 25 Pacem auction goes live online
Thursday May 23: Pacem Play Production: Into the Wardrobe
Friday June 7: Presentation Celebration
Monday June 10: Last day/clean-up day
Tuesday June 11 - Thursday June 13: Mountain and Service Retreat
Praise for Pacem
"Pacem has helped my naturally inquisitive son rediscover his love of learning! He is continually stimulated and urged to make connections and think critically. His relationships with faculty and students inspire and excite him making his experience at Pacem truly transformative!"