Alumni Spotlight: Retired Navy Rear Admiral Mark Buzby ’75 featured in Chesapeake Bay Magazine

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Admiral Farragut Academy Class of ’75’s Retired Navy Rear Admiral Mark “Buz” Buzby, who is the new Federal Maritime Administrator, was featured in Chesapeake Bay Magazine’s recent article “Anchor-Clanker, Admiral, Chesapeake Boater”, by author Beth Jannery. Read more

Upper School students win Knight Essay Contest

Earlier in the school year, Upper School history teacher Scott Singleton had students in his American History Honors class submit essays to the George S. & Stella M. Knight Essay Contest, which is run by the National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution (SAR). Read more

5th grade attends Enterprise Village

On Friday, January 19th 5th-grade students spent the day at Enterprise Village by the Stavros Institute. Enterprise Village is a self-contained economic education program that provides a hands-on learning experience unlike any other. Read more

Lego Robotics team ties for second in tournament

On Saturday, January 20th, the Lego Robotics team, The Coding Cadets, traveled to Palm Harbor Middle School to compete in a Lego robotics tournament.

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2nd grade teacher, Maren Lynch, swims to benefit the Navy Seal Foundation

On January 21, 2018, Admiral Farragut Academy 2nd grade teacher and avid swimmer, Maren Lynch, swam 3.1 miles across the Tampa Bay for the Tampa Bay Frogman swim “Never Leave a Man Behind” charity event benefiting the Navy Seal Foundation. Read more

Boarding students visit the Kennedy Space Center

By Valentina Fornaro Galliano ‘19, international student from Argentina and Public Affairs Officer for the regiment.

On Marther Luther King Day, Monday, January 15th, Admiral Farragut Academy took us, the boarding cadets, to Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, FL. The Kennedy Space Center is one of ten National Aeronautics and Space Administration field centers where astronauts are trained and spacecrafts are launched. There, we were given the opportunity to train like astronauts and learn about space in a very unique way.

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“Off to the Races!” Join us at the Parents’ Group Annual Auction held on Saturday, April 21

Parents' Group Annual Auction 2018

Grab your big hats and bowties and join us for our Kentucky Derby-themed 19th Annual Parents’ Group Auction!

Invite your family and friends to this fun evening of dinner, drinks, and dancing with silent and live auctions that will benefit Admiral Farragut Academy.

Date: Saturday, April 21, 2018

Time: 6:30-10:30 PM

Location: The Club at Treasure Island

DJ Fresh, the official DJ of the Tampa Bay Rays and the NFL Super Bowl Experience, will be our emcee for the evening.

Dress Code is Derby Attire – don’t forget your big hats and bow ties!

Proceeds benefit the Parents’ Group and their fundraising initiatives. The goal of the auction is to raise funds to enhance the educational experiences and lives of our children that are beyond the realm of their daily academia and beyond what tuition alone can cover. YOUR support will make a difference in the lives of the students at Admiral Farragut Academy. Your support is greatly appreciated!

 

Sponsorship Levels

Triple Crown Sponsor

$5,000 Includes 8 event tickets with open bar, reserved table, full-page ad in the program, and name on school website for the rest of the school year

Gold Cup Sponsor

$2,000 Includes 4 event tickets with 3 drink tickets each, reserved table, half-page ad in the program, and name on school website for the rest of the school year

Silver Cup Sponsor

$1,000 Includes 2 event tickets with 3 drink tickets each, reserved table, and half-page ad in the program

Bronze Cup Sponsor

$500 Includes 2 event tickets with 3 drink tickets each and business card ad in the program

Single Ticket

$125 Includes 3 drink tickets

Program Advertisement

Included with sponsorship, but can be purchased alone.

  • $200 Full-Page Ad – 5”w x 7”h
  • $100 Half-Page Ad – 5”w x 3.5”h
  • $50 Business Card Ad – 3.5’w x 2”h

Please send artwork to parentsgroup@farragut2.org by April 6th.