Upper School News

Congratulations to Fayetteville Academy senior Matthew Distell who was named a Semifinalist in the 2020 National Merit® Scholarship Program. The National Merit® Scholarship Program honors individual students who show exceptional, academic ability and potential success in rigorous college studies. Matthew is pictured with his parents, Sally and Bruce Distell.

At this time, we intend to operate on a normal schedule at Fayetteville Academy on Friday, September 6. Please check the school website and other communication methods in the morning for any possible changes or updates to that plan.

School and all other activities at Fayetteville Academy are cancelled for Thursday, September 5. Please do not go to campus, as all buildings will remain locked and alarmed. Ray Quesnel Head of School

Dear Fayetteville Academy Family, I hope you all had a chance to relax and enjoy some good weather over the long weekend.  Since effects from Hurricane Dorian may be heading towards our area later this week, I thought it was a good time to send my annual reminder of the procedures that we use at […]

The Fayetteville Academy Key Club is collecting school supplies for the Boys and Girls Home at Lake Waccamaw, a shelter for children recovering from abuse or a family crisis. Please bring any donations of pens and pencils, paper, folders, notebooks, backpacks, etc. to Dr. Limberg’s room by October 4th. Thank you! 

The Fayetteville Academy Online Store has been extended to September 4th at 11:00pm and new items have been added. All proceeds will be used by FAPA (Fayetteville Academy Parents Association) for our school. Thank you for your support!   https://tthi.chipply.com/eagles/?fbclid=IwAR3VvIB4XqeTjnHfKQbEUOBuh8ywFc8FdF4dVCjDZxC4-ctyfu4eSalbEI8

Did you know Fayetteville Academy is ranked #1 in the Fayetteville, NC area in the Niche.com 2020 rankings for: Best College Prep Private High Schools Best Private High Schools Best Private K-12 Schools Best High Schools for STEM View other Fayetteville Academy Niche.com rankings  

The 2019 Fayetteville Academy yearbook is dedicated to Mrs. Virginia Satisky. She will be retiring in June after 40+ years at the Academy. Well done, Mrs. Satisky! We are going to miss you!

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Freshmen Emily Brown and Maggie Barnes are collecting gently used children’s winter clothes for the elementary students at T.C. Berrien until December 7. A box for donations will be in the main office and outside the Lower School office.

Key Club is launching a school supply drive to benefit Thomas Academy, a school connected with the Boys and Girls Club at Lake Waccamaw.  The school serves neglected and vulnerable children who are victims of abuse and needs donations of supplies such as packages of pens and pencils, paper, notebooks, and other basic school supplies […]

Due to the dangerous weather conditions being forecast related to Hurricane Michael, Fayetteville Academy will be closed on Thursday, October 11.  School and all school-related activities are cancelled.  The campus will remain locked and the buildings alarmed so please do not come to campus on Thursday.   Sincerely, Ray Quesnel  Head of School  Fayetteville Academy […]

Due to the impending arrival of Hurricane Florence, Fayetteville Academy will have all classes and school activities cancelled on Thursday, September 13 and Friday, September 14.  The campus and all buildings will be completely closed so please do not come to campus for any reason during the closure. It appears that the most serious rain […]

Dear Academy Parents and Faculty Members, I normally send this email out later in the school year, timed to coincide with the arrival of wintry weather.  Hurricane Florence seems to be heading towards our area however and while I hope that none of us will be impacted seriously by the arrival of that storm, I […]

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Fayetteville Academy third graders participated in a multisensory lab, “How the brain retains long term memory”, with the Anatomy and Physiology class.

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Fayetteville Academy would like to congratulate Michael Peters who has accepted an appointment to the United States Military Academy at West Point! #myFA Soaring Higher!

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Congratulations to Fayetteville Academy senior Rianna Orello on signing her National Letter of Intent to play soccer at Francis Marion University. She is pictured with her parents, Krista and Jason Orello, and Fayetteville Academy soccer coaches, Andrew McCarthy and Jimmy Maher.

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Danielle Bacic, Alex Ingram, and Kate Perko, have been selected to attend the 2018 Catalyst Conference at UNC-Chapel Hill February 16-18. The annual Catalyst Conference brings together a select group of 100 North Carolina high school students (grades 9-12) to explore social justice issues affecting both America and the world. Through leadership and personal development […]

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Congratulations to senior Carter Boliek on receiving the WRAL Tom Suiter Extra Effort Award! Learn more and check out the video here: http://www.highschoolot.com/extra_effort/video/17234742/   

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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.

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Congratulations to Rosalie Chesney the 2017 winner of the DAR (Daughters of the American Revolution) Good Citizen Award for this area. Rosalie was the guest of honor at the DAR luncheon on Tuesday for the announcement of this year’s winner. This award is based on dependability, service, leadership, and patriotism. Thank you, Rosalie, for being […]