The Fayette Academy Ecology Club promotes environmental stewardship and awareness. The club integrates science and meaningful community service that enrich the learning experience, hone leadership skills and promote civic responsibility. This club is a youth-driven initiative that allows members to establish data-driven annual goals and objectives during the mandatory yearly retreat held each fall. Applications are accepted in May. Members must commit to 25 service hours per semester, attend a three-day retreat and purchase a club T-shirt.
FCA is a national organization whose purpose is to impact the world’s acceptance of the message of Christianity through the influence of athletes and coaches. These meetings are not only open to the athletes of Fayette Academy but also to all students desiring to be involved.
Interact is a Rotary sponsored service club that provides an opportunity to participate in meaningful service projects while developing leadership skills. Seniors applying for the Rotary Scholarship must be an active member of the Interact Club.
Mu Alpha Theta is the National High School Math Honor Society dedicated to inspiring a keen interest in mathematics, developing strong scholarship in the subject, and promoting the enjoyment of mathematics in high schools. To join, a high school student must have completed the equivalent of four semesters of college preparatory math in addition to having completed or being enrolled in another advanced course. The student also must have an 85 average in his/her math courses.
The National Beta Club is the largest non-profit, independent educational youth organization in America. Students will have the opportunity to attend state conventions, participate in leadership conferences, and compete in different academic fields. Students are awarded national recognition for their academic achievements while learning to be leaders of tomorrow.
Fayette Academy is in the process of starting a chapter of the National Beta Club: Junior Division for grades 7-8. Admission will be based on a set GPA and members must meet certain service hour requirements. Students who qualify for admission will be sent an invitation at the beginning of the fall or spring semester. The National Beta Club is the largest non-profit, independent educational youth organization in America. Students will have the opportunity to attend state conventions, participate in leadership conferences, and compete in different academic fields. Students are awarded national recognition for their academic achievements while learning to be leaders of tomorrow.
The Pep Club is an organization composed of students in grades 7-12 with open membership whose purpose is to bring encouragement to the school’s athletic teams, to promote school spirit in all students, and to endorse all school events. The club is urged to participate (loudly) in pep rallies and games and to wear spirit colors. Students are encouraged to show respect and to act respectfully toward other teams and fans. As leaders, members become mentors to the elementary students.
The Student Government Association of Fayette Academy consists of representatives from each grade in Upper School. Representatives are elected by the student body. Students desiring to run for membership must be in “good standing” with the school in all areas, including academics, attendance, and conduct.
The members of the SGA will take an active role in both leadership and service in activities that benefit the students of Fayette Academy.
In addition, the SGA will meet with the Head of School and/or Director of Upper School to promote communication between the students and the administration.
THE VIKING is the Fayette Academy yearbook. THE VIKING staff members are chosen annually from the high school student body and must meet with the qualifications that are based primarily on interest, ability, cooperation and general aptitude.