Harrison McGriff ‘20 understands practice makes perfect

Every weekday morning at 4:30 am, Admiral Farragut Academy sophomore Harrison McGriff wakes up to get a workout in. “I either swim, weight train, or box, because boxing is really good for swimmers,” said Harrison. Read more

Groundbreaking event for new multipurpose building on Friday, Nov 3

The Admiral Farragut Academy community invites you to the groundbreaking for the Academy’s most ambitious building project and fundraising campaign in its history. The event will be held on Friday, November 3, 2017, at 1:30 pm on the Admiral Farragut Academy campus (501 Park Street North, St. Petersburg, Florida 33710) specifically between the Michel and Duke Buildings, just East of the Roy Speer Student Center. Read more

Farragut begins orienteering team, competes in Orlando

Junior Valentina Fornaro Galliano submitted this story about the Orienteering team.

On Saturday the 14th of October, Farragut’s newly established Orienteering Team competed in Moss Park, a Florida State Park on the southeastern side of Orlando.

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How leopard print socks changed a military student’s perspective

Ashley is the Director of Government Relations & Public Policy for Ameresco, Inc.

One important habit that Ashley Patterson Beaty learned by attending military school at Admiral Farragut Academy: Don’t overlook the details. Read more

Ryan Green ‘17 earns Eagle Scout Rank

Ryan and father, Tom Green

Ryan Green ‘17 has attended Admiral Farragut Academy since fifth grade and has been in Cub Scouts since he was in first grade. Although he received his rank of Eagle Scout from Troop 321 in Seminole, Florida on September 25, 2017, Ryan had completed his Eagle Scout project two years prior.
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Farragut community donates to the OneBlood Blood Drive

Timothy Kucherenko ‘19 shows off his universal blood type

Nothing shows the beating heart of the Farragut Family so well as when we give back to our community and to those in need. On Friday, October 13th, our students got a chance to do just that when the OneBlood Blood Bus rolled onto campus.

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Register for the Parents’ Group Annual Golf Tournament scheduled for Friday, November 10, 2017

Dear Parents, Alumni, Family, and Friends:

You are invited to the Admiral Farragut Academy Parents’ Group annual Golf Tournament. This year’s tournament will be held at the beautiful Pasadena Yacht and Country Club (PYCC), which has been newly renovated with the installation of paspalum grass on the fairways and tees. PYCC is located just four miles from our school. Read more

Five Reasons Military School May Be Perfect for Your Teen

There are many reasons a teen may choose a military school instead of a traditional private school. A common misconception is that all military school’s are “like boot camp” and that is far from the truth. Ask yourself: Does your teen thrive in a structured environment? Is it important that they are involved and belong to something bigger than themselves? Are they interested in serving their country?  Read more

Upper School cadets volunteer for Angels Against Abuse

Each year, The Angels Against Abuse, a local charity that sponsors the Mad Hatters’ Tea Party, reaches out to Admiral Farragut Academy in hopes that our cadets who would like to volunteer for their special event.  Read more

Lower School students celebrate Spirit Week 2017

Last week at Admiral Farragut Academy, our Lower School students showed their spirit with five themed days of dress up.

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