Annual Fund donors are honored during “Thanks a Brunch”

Did you give this year? The Annual Fund for Student Enrichment covers the gap between tuition and the actual cost of educating a student at Farragut. Like all independent schools, our budget is set so that tuition covers about 90% of our expenses. The 10% balance of our needed income comes from the Annual Fund.

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Softball athlete signs national letter of intent


Corynn (center) with softball teammates and coaches.

Today Corynn Miner ’16, who has attended Farragut since her freshman year, officially signed her National Letter of Intent for the University of Tampa. Read more

Tech Dept spends an evening with Apple Co-founder Steve Wozniak


As part of the St. Petersburg College Foundation’s Distinguished Speakers Series, Admiral Farragut Academy’s Technology Department along with a few other staff members attended “The Wozniak Project” with Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak on November 2. Read more

Students write and perform songs to teach ancient Chinese philosophies

World History Class Completes Ancient China Rap Project

Last week in Mr. Xenakis’ World History classes, students wrote and performed raps about three of ancient China’s great philosophies: Confucianism, Daoism and Legalism.  Read more

Cross Country athlete earns 7th in state, continues to regionals

Hunter McCann '16 - Cross Country - Admiral Farragut Academy

On Saturday, November 7th Hunter McCann ’16 competed in the Cross Country State Finals in Tallahassee, Florida. Out of 190 runners he earned 7th place in the boys 5k (16:45). Hunter will continue to the Regional Meet for the Southeast Region in North Carolina over Thanksgiving Break. Congratulations Hunter and best of luck at your next race! #GoBlueJackets

PreK celebrates 50th day of school

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PreK Students and teachers dressed up in 50’s gear, danced to 50’s music, and had a lot of fun! They also got a visit from “Zero the Hero” and practiced their counting. Read more

Swim team competes at Regionals for fourth year in a row


The swim team had a great season, thanks to Head Coach Jan Browning and Assistant Coach Adam Deisley. With 14 swimmers on our team, the girls record for the season was 3-4 and the boys record was 5-2. We are so proud of all of our swimmers effort and hard work this season! Read more

31 cadets received promotions on the Regiment


31 cadets of the 2015-16 school year received promotions last week under Naval Science’s new promotion system. The cadets earned promotions (ranked up) because of their dedicated effort and hard work. Read more

Aviation students visit local airport to learn aircraft engine operations


16 students in Aviation’s Aeronautical Science III class visited the Albert Whitted Maintenance Hanger last Thursday, November 5th. Read more

7th grade color guard presented the colors at the St. Pete Beach Fire Department Installation Ceremony


At the request of Mayor Maria Lowe, our newly formed 7th Grade Color Guard presented and posted the Colors for the Installation Ceremony for the new St. Pete Beach Fire Chief at the St. Pete Beach Community Center. Read more