Meet Sasha DeSilva ‘16, the word whisperer

SashaDeSilva

An award-winning poet and novelist, Sasha DeSilva ‘16 has shaped her path to excellence with an eloquent use of prose. Read more

Athletic Awards Banquet 2016

Athletic Awards Banquet 2016

Farragut held the annual Athletic Awards Day ceremonies on May 19 in the Huntley Gymnasium. Award winners, selected by the coaches and the student athletes, are honored at the event.

More pictures of event: https://farragut.smugmug.com/Athletics/Special-Events/2016-All-Sports-Banquet/ (photography by Danielle Antonucci)
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Lower School end of the school year fun, 2015-2016

Lower School Beach Day

Many fun Lower School events took place this last week to celebrate the end of another wonderful school year. Students were given awards for the outstanding performance and behavior in class, enjoyed a beach party, a field day, and more.  Read more

Scuba program finishes the school year in the Florida Keys; Mr. Davenport takes his flippers up north

Scuba

The students in the Scuba Program finished the 2015-16 academic calendar with some incredible trips to Key Largo and Peacock Springs. Read more

Upper School Awards 2015-2016

Senior Awards

During the Senior Class Awards and the Lowerclassmen Awards the following students and teachers were awarded for a multitude of accomplishments including academic, military, leadership, athletics, well-roundedness, community service, and more.

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Aviation student Brooke Liu ‘16 earns her private pilot certificate

Brooke Liu Private Pilot KSPG1 Aviation

Brooke Liu, who was enrolled in the Aviation Program at Admiral Farragut Academy, earned her private pilot certificate when she completed the one hour check ride on May 11. Read more

The benefits of Scuba as part of academics

You can experience what astronauts do.

DCIM100GOPRO

Once you master the concept of buoyancy, neutral buoyancy is like experiencing zero gravity, kind of like being in space. For a place where two astronauts are amongst its alumni, that’s rather fitting. And fun. Read more

The changing of the guard: Richard Dunleavy announced as the 2016-17 regimental commander

Brooke Liu '16 and Richard Dunleavy '17

Brooke Liu ‘16 and Richard Dunleavy ‘17

On Friday, May 20th, the sword of command was passed from one to the other as Richard Michael Dunleavy ‘17 took over the duty as Regimental Commander from Brooke Liu ‘16 during the final parade of the academic calendar. Pictures from Friday’s parade available online at https://farragut.smugmug.com/UpperSchool/20152016-School-Year/Events-on-Fri-May-20. Read more

Farragut is… the stories and students that represent our community

Members of the Class of 2016 wearing their selected college/university shirt.

Some members of the Class of 2016 wearing their selected college/university shirt.

Too often the branding of an organization, a company, even a school, gets lost in the details. While several essentials are key to invoking the most effective image throughout the community and beyond, the stories within the soul of an institution perhaps do the best in establishing and reinforcing the brand.

Throughout the week of May 1 – a day celebrated throughout the northern hemisphere for the coming of spring as May Day, Admiral Farragut Academy took center stage in print, digital and audio media – and throughout the state of Florida – as students from many different backgrounds told the story of Farragut in different ways. Read more