Upper School News

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. […]

Fayetteville Academy will switch to a distance learning format beginning Wednesday, March 18. Fayetteville Academy parents may check their email for details.

School and all after-school activities will be cancelled at Fayetteville Academy on Friday, February 21. A final decision will be made on Friday regarding the F.A. Band lock-in scheduled for tomorrow night.

Congratulations to Matthew Distell! He has been named a National Merit Scholarship Finalist.

Fayetteville Academy is excited to introduce you to “Academy Weather”. With funding from the Exxon Mobil Educational Alliance Program grant and the direction of Mrs. Terry (Science Department Chair in Middle/Upper School) we now have our own weather station. The weather data collected is available to the public and can be accessed several ways. Academy […]

Congratulations to Fayetteville Academy senior Anika Mittal on her selection as a semi-finalist for both the Morehead-Cain at UNC-Chapel Hill and the Park Scholarship at North Carolina State University! 

Key Club, B.R.A.V.E, Student Government Association, and the Lower School want you to check out our Fayetteville Academy Giving Trees! There are three locations to grab a stocking to purchase gifts for students at T.C. Berrien (LS, US Commons and the Main Office Hallway). There are instructions at each location: 1. Take a stocking 2. […]

Homecoming 2020 is on the horizon! In preparation for the festivities, January 21-25, homecoming shirts are now on sale thru Friday, December 20. All shirts are pre-order only at $20 each. Shirts are available in YS/M/L and Adult S/M/L/XL/XXL/XXXL. All shirts are black, long sleeved, cotton blend. We look forward to celebrating 50 years of […]

Academy blankets are available for purchase from Melissa in the front office for $40. What a great present for the holidays! Quantities are limited!

The Fayetteville Academy blankets are back by popular demand. Purchase yours today before they are all gone! * $40 each * Where: Melissa’s office, Main Office or Lower School Office * When:  8AM – 3PM, and 3PM – 4PM in Main Hallway. It runs until they are gone. * Must have exact cash or check. * No holding or reserving blankets […]

Congratulations to Talana Banks on signing her National Letter of Intent to play soccer at Coastal Carolina University!

The Fayetteville Academy Student Government Association and varsity girls’ volleyball team would like to thank everyone for helping to make our PINK OUT a success. As of now, we have raised approximately $1500 for Cape Fear Valley Health Foundation’s Friends of the Cancer Center in honor of our own Ms. Barbara Lambert. Without our Eagle […]

Congratulations and good luck to the following Fayetteville Academy school nominees for these college scholarship programs: Levine (UNC Charlotte) – Olivia Hernandez & Anika Mittal Morehead-Cain (UNC Chapel Hill) – Morgan Dorsey & Owen Smith Park (NC State) – Madeleine Ewart & Anika Mittal Belk (Davidson) – Madeleine Ewart  

The Fayetteville Academy Eagle Booster Club is offering embroidered polo shirts for fans to wear at games and show support for our players. Navy shirts are available in either the Soaring Eagle logo with white embroidery or the FA Eagle Head with white text and a white, blue, and gold logo. Please return order form […]