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Farewell and best wishes to the following Fayetteville Academy faculty and staff who are retiring or will not be returning next year. Sonya Bruffey Emma Hensley Wendy Quesnel Marissa Sarver Myrtle Summers LeeAnn Valcarcel  

Congratulations to the following Fayetteville Academy faculty & staff who have reached years of service milestones of 5-year increments.   5 Years – Patti Ashley, Connie Long, Bonnie Lutynski, Jessica Osnoe, Christie Rains, David Tisdale, Amanda Young 10 Years – Dawn Burt, Simone Dennison, Joanna Frady, LeeAnn Valcarcel 15 Years – Christine Sappington 20 Years […]

Fayetteville Academy Fine Arts Department proudly presents: Grandparents/Special Friends Day 2021   Please enjoy the School House Rock Live presentation (grades 2-5), with our finale special performance (grades PK-1). There are two links highlighting our fifth grade “seniors”. You may watch either link, as grades PK-4 performances will be the same in each link.   […]

The Fayetteville Academy yearbook staff is pleased to announce that the 2021 yearbook is dedicated to YOU! Everyone – students, parents, teachers, and staff – contributed to the success of this school year. Thank you for being part of our family!

Congratulations to Fayetteville Academy’s 2021 Coastal Rivers Conference Scholar Athletes, Rachel Gordon and Will Pryzgoda. These students must be completing at least their second full year at their respective school and be a junior or senior. They should be a skilled athlete in at least two varsity sports and have a cumulative 3.2 GPA based […]

Congratulations to Fayetteville Academy’s 2021 Female Athlete of the Year, Caroline Lowe, and 2021 Gilbert Whitted Ray Male Athlete of the Year, Kalil Dennison. 

Congratulations to the Fayetteville Academy Class of 2022 Marshals! These five students have the highest cumulative averages in the junior class: Cailee Calabrese, Arinze Ejeh, Rachel Gordon, Chloe Israel, and Jacob Krakover. Rachel Gordon is the Chief Marshal, the junior with the highest cumulative average.

Congratulations to Kailtyn Young, the valedictorian for the Class of 2021 and Qiyao “Sophia” Yang, the salutatorian for the Class of 2021! These students have earned the two highest cumulative averages in their class. Well done! Kaitlyn will attend UNC-Chapel Hill and Sophia will attend the University of Wisconsin – Madison.

We would like to congratulate the following individuals with a Fayetteville Academy connection for being selected to the Business North Carolina’s inaugural Power List 2021 of the state’s most influential business leaders: Nonprofits & Philanthropies – Mary Holmes (Alumni Parent) Law – Terry Hutchens (Alumni Parent, Former Board Member) Health Care – Mike Nagowski (Current […]

Place your order for the Fayetteville Academy Parent Association Flower & Fern Sale. The deadline is Friday, April 23rd and pick up is on May 5th.  All proceeds will be used by FAPA for our school. Thank you for your support! Click link to order:

Congratulations to Zoe Dorsey and Kalil Dennison on breaking school records in track and field. Zoe Dorsey 2:19.15 in the 800m on March 26, 2021 at Myrtle Beach meet 55.30 in the 400m on April 17, 2021 at the Wilmington meet 28.05 in the 200m on March 26, 2021 at the Myrtle Beach meet Kalil […]

Congratulations to Jacob Krakover for winning 1st Chair Trumpet – 11-12 All-District Band and to Grant Krakover for winning 1st Chair Alto Saxophone – Symphonic All-District Band. We wish them well as they move on to the state level!

The virtual open house is scheduled for Tuesday, February 9, 2021 at 6:30 pm. For more information, please visit    

Our goal is to raise $14,000 for Playground Equipment. Click here to view a quick video overview of our fundraising program. Also, here are a few things to know about this important fundraiser: All families can support our school by either donating, sharing on, or both Students can receive rewards when parents share from […]

Please take the time when you can to view our virtual Holiday Assembly by clicking on the link below. It is about 40 minutes long in total. You will enjoy the talent of so many of our F.A. students. 

Danielle Bacic

Congratulations to Fayetteville Academy senior, Danielle Bacic, on being a 2021 Gold Medalist of the Congressional Award. The Congressional Award website reads: “The Congressional Award is the United States Congress’ award for young Americans. It is non-partisan, voluntary, and non-competitive. The program is open to all youth regardless of ability, circumstance, or socioeconomic status. Participants […]

Holiday lights

And here it is, the 2020 Fayetteville Academy Chorus Holiday Album! Many thanks to Ms. Valcarcel and the Fayetteville Academy choruses for their hard work on this project! Congratulations on a job well done! Download it today! 2020 – Chorus Holiday Album

Holiday photo at FA - door

Our Fayetteville Academy Lower School hosted a door decorating contest this week. A student from each Lower School grade was chosen as a judge. We were very impressed at the imagination and creativity that was used to create these doors. Congratulations to the winners:   Most use of school mascot: Mrs. Ostendorf Best school spirit: […]

Online book fair

Shop Fayetteville Academy’s Brand New Online Junior Library Guild Book Fair now through December 11th. Click the link below to place your order. Books make great holiday gifts!

The Fayetteville Academy Parent Association Dress Down Day Fundraiser for Teacher Appreciation runs through Friday, November 20th. The proceeds will be used for future teacher appreciation events. For every $20 a teacher receives they will be awarded one (1) Dress Down Day. Any donation amount is welcome. This is a great addition to a holiday […]