Upper School News

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!

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.  https://youtu.be/AI6t2Lsw090 

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! https://athomebookfairs.com/home?bfstring=M5LGSQJ0

During our season of Thanksgiving, it is a Fayetteville Academy tradition to invite our families to donate a nonperishable food item for our sister school, T.C. Berrien Elementary. T.C. Berrien serves a number of students from families in need and we have been fortunate to build a relationship with this school for several years. The […]

The Class of 2022 is most proud to present the revival of a Fayetteville Academy tradition… The Commemorative Holiday Keepsake! This beautiful brass keepsake is the first of many and is a special way to remember your years at Fayetteville Academy! Each year the design will change and the year will be etched. These holiday […]

The Niche.com 2021 Best School rankings are in and once again Fayetteville Academy ranked #1 in the Fayetteville, NC area for:   Best Private K-12 Schools Best Private High Schools Best College Prep Private High Schools Best High Schools for STEM   Thank you to our outstanding faculty for helping make us #1! https://www.niche.com/k12/fayetteville-academy-fayetteville-nc/rankings/

Congratulations to senior Aadit Mehta for his selection as Fayetteville Academy’s nominee for the Morehead-Cain at UNCChapel Hill and the Levine Scholars Program at UNC-Charlotte! Congratulations to senior Kaitlyn Young for her selection as Fayetteville Academy’s nominee for the Robertson Scholars Leadership Program at Duke University and UNC-Chapel Hill and the Park Scholarship at NC […]

The online store is open 24/7/365 and the items are shipped directly to you. Show your Eagle pride and order your spirit wear today. All proceeds go to the Fayetteville Academy Parents Association (FAPA) to use for our school. Click here to start shopping. Thank you for your support!

Fayetteville Academy students returned to campus on Wednesday, August 19th to start the 2020-21 school year. Here is a look at their day.

Fayetteville Academy faculty and staff are excited to welcome our students back to campus! We have been busy getting the campus ready for their return. This video tour will show you some of the changes that have been made.

This year we are live-streaming our graduation ceremony on June 5th at 6pm. Watch through our website here. or  https://boxcast.tv/view/fayetteville-academy-2020-graduation-875394

Where are the members of the Fayetteville Academy Class of 2020 going next year? The answer is revealed in these videos. Good luck, Class of 2020! Well done!  

Congratulations to the Class of 2021 Marshals! These five students have the highest averages in the junior class: Ye-Bon Hong, Teresa Pham, Alex Ponder, Sophia Yang, and Kaitlyn Young. Kaitlyn Young is the Chief Marshal, the junior with the highest average.” 

For the first time, a team from Fayetteville Academy took part in The Young Entrepreneurship (TYE) program offered by The International Entrepreneurs (TIE) Carolinas, https://carolinas.tie.org/. Aadit Mehta (CEO), Aiden Pitts, Robert Clayton, and Ethan Watson made up the team which represented our school. In a year-long program, they had to come up with a viable business […]

Fayetteville Academy is pleased to announce Matthew Distell as the Class of 2020 Valedictorian and Morgan Dorsey as the Class of 2020 Salutatorian! Congratulations on earning this honor! Matthew is the son of Dr. Bruce Distell and Mrs. Sally Distell and will attend Duke University. Morgan is the daughter of Dr. Meisha Abbasinejad and Mr. […]

The Fayetteville Academy Spanish National Honor Society inductions were held on Thursday, April 16, 2020 using a virtual format. Congratulations to these students on their academic achievement and thank you to Señora. Marquez for coordinating this important ceremony!

Due to the current health crisis, Fayetteville Academy faculty and students transitioned to a distance/remote learning format on Wednesday, March 18, 2020. Some of them shared their new work space with us. Thank you to everyone in our FA family who worked together, in a short period of time, to make this transition a reality. […]