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 2019.

Senior Lounge: Working with student ideas and receiving donations from parents the Senior Lounge is getting upgraded and renovated for a new look in November 2018. 

Classroom LED Lighting: Mrs. Ballew and Mrs. Stanbridge’s classrooms will receive upgraded dimmable LED lighting. This lighting will be setting the standard for all future classroom lighting upgrades. 

Middle School Hall and Classroom Ceilings: Due to storm damage the Middle School hallway, Mrs. Ballew’s classroom and Mrs. Stanbridge’s classroom ceilings have been completely removed and new materials installed. 


Rob Weel
Director of Facilities and Grounds
910-868-5131 ext.3561