Who We Are
Pacific Academy Foundation is a public non-profit organization focuses on supporting and promoting talented youth in the arts, athletics, and academics. We pride ourselves in recognizing a child’s potential to shine and are invested in the development of that special gift.
Our Mission and Vision
Pacific Academy Foundation cultivates the talents of dedicated youth and inspires them to fully engage in the journey toward their dreams.
Pacific Academy Foundation is proud to present its first $5,000 scholarship to
a rising golf star, Rose Zhang, who won the 2017 Junior PGA Championship
and received the 2017 Curtis Cup, the highest golf award for amateur golfer.
An outstanding student at Pacific Academy, Rose is a top-ranked golf player who has earned numerous awards and honors:
Currently ranked No. 1 nationally for girl's junior golf players 19 years-old and under
Currently ranked No. 15 internationally by World Amateur Golf Ranking
Top finishes since 2018: 1st place ANA Junior Inspiration 2018, 1st place Swinging Skirts AJGA 2018, 1st place, The PING Invitational 2018; 2nd place U.S. Women's Open - Amateur 2019, Thunderbird International Junior 2019, Girl’s Junior PGA Championship 2018; 3rd place ANA Junior Inspiration 2019; T17th place Augusta National Women's Amateur 2019
Represented Team USA and won the Junior Ryder Cup 2018; Represented the West Team and won the Wyndham Cup 2018
Congratulations to Rose Zhang who was orally accepted by Stanford University - early acceptance.
Pacific Academy Foundation Orchestra
PAF Orchestra's mission is to provide the opportunity for talented young musicians to perform advanced music and reach their highest levels. The Orchestra will perform charity concerts and reach out to communities with high-quality music.
Jorge Luis Uzcátegui
Ph.D in orchestral conducting at UCLA
First Prize at the Wise Conducting Competition in Los Angeles;
First Prize at the Debut Hamburg International Conducting Competition