Entries by Jessica Van Curen

Poker Run 2018 by the Admiral’s Athletics Club

Poker Run by the Admiral’s Athletics Club Saturday, September 29, 2018, starting at 4:00 PM Downtown St. Petersburg Open to the public (21+). Invite your friends and family to this fun event! Cost: $100 and includes a t-shirt and a chance to win $500 if you end with the best hand! Double your odds and fun by purchasing 2 hands of […]

Back to School Dates

First Day of School: Wednesday, August 22nd Lower School: Friday, August 17th 9:30-10:00 am – NEW 5th-7th Grade Families – Informational Meeting in the West Lounge 10:00-12:00 pm – NEW & RETURNING Students – Visit the Roy M. Speer Student Center & Visit with Teachers in Their Classrooms Meet Athletic Coaches, Parents’ Group Rep, Admiral’s Athletic Club Rep, Naval Pride and Tradition Director, School Nurse. Get […]

The difference between an International Baccalaureate (IB) or Advanced Placement (AP) program

An Interview with Jeri Williar, Director of College Placement and Counseling at Admiral Farragut Academy. Williar earned her bachelor’s in Sociology from Eastern Illinois University and her master’s in Counselor Education from the University of North Florida. She has over thirty years of experience in college admissions, college registration, high school college placement, and guidance […]

Aviation Program to add and implement AOPA’s New Aviation STEM Curriculum

Admiral Farragut Academy has been offering Aviation courses since 1987. What began as an elective, became a full Aviation Program in 2007 with Private Pilot license training for students in 9th-12th grade at an additional cost. This year, Farragut continues to advance its Aviation Program by joining 69 other schools and adding the Aircraft Owners […]

AFA New Building Project Update: From Vision to Reality

Whether you’ve had an opportunity to view the physical changes on campus with your own eyes or not, we are excited to share with everyone in the Farragut Family the immense transformation underway. We also would like to take you on an aerial tour of the vision that is now becoming reality. The Admiral Farragut […]

New Scholarship in Partnership with SOFWOLF

Special Operations Forces Warrior Outdoor Leadership for the Future, a nonprofit organization based in Tampa, Florida, offering college and career outdoor leadership opportunities for teenagers of fallen members of the Special Operations Forces community, announced today its partnership with Admiral Farragut Academy to offer a full-year scholarship valued at $48,800 to a SOFWOLF student with […]