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Career Opportunities Fayetteville Academy has served Cumberland County for 40 years through a sustained effort to identify, hire, and retain educators who inspire diverse students to be proactive learners who can be competitive in a challenging and ever-changing world.  Attractive Working Environment Our teachers wear many hats, often serving as mentors, advisors, coaches, and role […]


Fayetteville Academy’s production of “School of Rock” is April 12-14 at 6:30 p.m. each evening and it is expected to be a sellout! Sponsors are needed to help with the cost of high quality sound, special lighting, instruments, and to hire our first ever live pit band. Please look at the sponsorship levels available and […]


Each year, in recognition of Veteran’s Day, Fayetteville Academy honors our military veterans with an assembly. Enjoy this video of the 2017 Veteran’s Day Assembly.


The Admissions Office will host an Open House for potential, new families interested in enrolling their children for the 2018-2019 school year on Tuesday, April 17, 2018 from 6:30-8:00 p.m. Please RSVP to Event Brite here or contact Barbara Lambert, Admissions Director, at 910-868-5131 or at


Congratulations to Fayetteville Academy sophomore Morgan Dorsey on her 12th place finish (out of 178) in the NCISAA 2A Girls Cross Country State Championships. Results for the 2A Boys (out of 205) are: junior Kai Hubbard 93rd, sophomore Daniel Buchanan 164th, junior Reese Dickerhoff 187th, and senior Michael Peters 200th. Great job, runners!      […]


The Fayetteville Academy varsity soccer team won the title of the 2017 NCISAA 2A Soccer State Champions on Saturday, October 28 at Westchester Country Day School in High Point. They defeated Coastal Christian High School of Wilmington with a score of 3-1. Congratulations on a great season. View article from The Fayetteville Observer (10-29-2017) View article from […]

Please join us for the State of the School address on Monday, October 16 starting at 6:00 p.m. in the new gym.

Shop Fayetteville Academy’s Scholastic Book Fair Monday, October 2, through Friday, October 6, in the Lower School Media Center. You may also shop online through October 10! Thank you for your support!   On Tuesday Evening October 3 from 5–6:30 pm we are having Cowboys/Cowgirls in Pajamas where the students can come shop with their […]


Thank you for voting Fayetteville Academy “Best Private School” in The Fayetteville Observer 2017 Readers’ Choice Awards and Up & Coming Weekly’s Best of Fayetteville!  

Check out this great video produced by ABCNEWS! We would like to thank the Riddle Family for making this makeover project possible. Click here to read the story.

At the recent annual meeting of the North Carolina Independent Schools Athletic Association (NCISAA) athletic directors and trainers, F.A. Athletic Director, Chip Bishop, was awarded the Charles N. Carter Athletic Director Cup. This award recognizes the outstanding dedication of Athletic Directors to the NCISAA, local conferences, and individual schools. Chip is the fourth A.D. – […]

Fayetteville Academy is donating several boxes of t-shirts, athletic shorts, socks, and blankets for Hurricane Harvey relief. Kelvin Sampson, head coach of the Houston Cougars mens’ basketball team, put out a call for help after Houston was devasted by Hurricane Harvey. He asked for t-shirts, shoes, and anything else people wished to donate so he […]

The Varsity boys defeated southern Lee (5-2), defeated Terry Sanford (3-0), and lost to Lee County (8-7 in nine rounds of penalty kicks) in the championship game. Drayton Smith and Judson Zeisman made the All-Tournament Team.

Funeral services for Mrs. Barbara B. Lambert will take place on Friday, August 18 at 4:00 p.m. at Highland Presbyterian Church, 111 Highland Ave. Fayetteville. The graveside service is Saturday, August 19 at 12:00 p.m. at Elizabethtown City Cemetery. Click here to read obituary. Dear Fayetteville Academy Family, It is with a heavy heart that […]

Congratulations to School Counselor Christie Rains and her family as they welcomed RainsLee Caroline Lee who was born on July 27 at 11:46 p.m.. RainsLee weighed 6 lbs. 10 oz. and was 20 inches long.

Congratulations to Coby Dorsey, Neha Garg, Emma Majerske, and Rebecca Mergy, FA’17, who were recently chosen as one of The Fayetteville Dream Center’s Inaugural 20 Under 20, recognizing young people with integrity and grace that stand out in the community and have displayed character that inspires others! They was nominated by Fayetteville Academy’s Head of Middle […]

Congratulations to Walter Ghaffar who qualified for the 50th NC Junior Amateur to be held June 27-30 at the Colonial Country Club in Thomasville, NC! He shot 75 for a ninth place finish at the qualifier held Saturday at Wedgewood Country Club in Wilson. The field featured 51 golfers ages 18 and under. Walter is […]

The website has recently released it’s 2017 rankings of private schools across the state and country. is a website that independently ranks thousands of public and private schools – as well as colleges – around the country each year. Fayetteville Academy has done very well in their rankings once again this year. We […]

Congratulations to our spring sports athletes and coaches on their accomplishments:   Varsity Baseball CRC All-Conference – Max Richter and Drew Smith (Honorable Mention)   Varsity Golf CRC All-Conference – Walter Ghaffar and Graham MacLeod NCISAA 1A/2A Championships – Walter Ghaffar finished 18 out of 53   Varsity Girls’ Soccer CRC All-Conference – MacLaine Birch, Jasmine […]

CONGRATULATIONS to state champion Morgan Dorsey! NCISAA 1A/2A Track & Field State Championships 1st in the 800 Meters (2:20.7) school record 2nd in the 400 Meters (57.9) school record 7th in the 200 Meters She also made NCISAA All-State. Great job, Morgan!   Morgan was selected as one of The Fayetteville Observer’s Athletes of the […]