John F Kennedy High School PACE

Catch up with Mr. Whalen's MONDAY MEMO to find out about current PACE efforts, upcoming events, cultural and service opportunities, scholarships, test dates, and more! 

Discover the latest: 
PACE Monday Memo_2016_09-19.pdf
(opens as PDF)


Click or tap the icon for archived memos.

Parent Volunteers Needed for Concession Stand at new Golden 1 Center!

PACE has committed to manning a concession stand at the new Golden 1 Center this year. PACE will receive a percentage of the profits the stand earns that night. Volunteers must arrive 2 hours prior to the event; uniforms (shirts and pants) will be provided for each event.

Volunteers can email Lily Dong at to sign up or if you have questions; you can also reach her at (916) 806-6273 (text or call).

The events and dates are as follows:

Wednesday, October 5 at 8pm – Concert: Sir Paul McCartney, former Beatle

Thursday, October 27 at 7:30pm -- Kings vs. San Antonio Spurs

Monday, December 12 at 7:30pm -- Kings vs. Los Angeles Lakers

Sunday, January 8 at 6pm -- Kings vs. Golden State Warriors

Friday, January 13 at 7:30pm -- Kings vs. Cleveland Cavaliers

College Fair time!  One more district-sponsored college fair is coming, listed below via, and please click or tap the icon for flyers.

Rounding out college fair season is the Feria de Educación event geared toward Latino families.The feria is hosted by Sacramento State, and is set for 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on October 1 in the University Union on campus, 6000 J St., Sacramento.

Download the FALL 2016 Community Service Log!

Track your community service hours!

Click on the image below to download the Fall 2016 Form (to be used first semester).


Use AMAZON SMILE to support PACE while shopping online!

  • Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to JFK PACE Parent Committee whenever you shop using AmazonSmile.
  • AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know: Same products, same prices, same service.

Support PACE and other charitable organizations by starting your shopping here or by clicking on the AmazonSmile logo.

Use NUGGET MARKET'S SCRIP CARD to support PACE while shopping at Nugget Market!

Join the Nugget scrip community online by clicking or tapping here, or on the Nugget Scrip Card logo.

Thanks for your support, and happy shopping!

Use RALEY'S "SOMETHING EXTRA" SCRIP to support PACE while shopping at Raley's, Bel Air, and Nob Hill Foods!

Join Raley's "Something Extra" rewards program online by clicking or tapping here, or on the "Extra Credit" logo.

Thanks for your support, and happy shopping!

Why take AP...?  Here's why!

Click here to read JFK/PACE graduates' reflections: how Advanced Placement coursework made a difference!

Click here to explore AP on the College Board's website.

The first edition of the PACE Alumni Book is here!  Catch up on former faces, their whereabouts, their reflections on PACE and JFK, and their visions of the future!

PACE Alumni Book ed-01.pdf 

Keep in touch, friends!


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