Welcome to Facilities and Grounds
The Director of Facilities and Grounds manages, supervises, and conducts duties to maintain, improve, and modernize all school facilities and grounds. He/she is part of the school decision-making process as a member of the Administrative Team and provides information and updates to the Board of Trustees via that group’s Buildings and Grounds Committee. The current Director is Rob Weel.
The facilities were opened in 1970 and strive to capture the permanence of Fayetteville Academy in the community. From 1970 to 2018 the facilities and grounds have expanded and transformed to better serve the school’s motto of “offering exceptional opportunities to our students in Academics, Arts, and Athletics.” With careful planning and certain progress Fayetteville Academy will preserve its foundational roots while continuing to meet future needs.
Current Facility and Grounds Projects
Harrison Family Tennis Center: Fayetteville Academy is currently renovating and expanding its tennis complex. The new facility will include six courts and new lighting. Completion is expected in October 2018.
The HLT SmartLab: Fayetteville Academy is working in partnership with Creative Learning Systems to open a STEAM (Science/Technology/Engineering/Art/Mathematics) based laboratory/classroom for the 2018-19 school year.
Language-Based Differences classroom: Fayetteville Academy collaborated with Longleaf Academy to open a language-based differences classroom in the Lower School. the renovation was completed in August 2018.
Upper School Library: Renovation of the Upper School library was completed in August 2018.