Entries by Lauren Pruett

Success Is Never Accidental: An Interview with Athletic Director Linda Derk

Head Softball Coach Linda Derk has been with Admiral Farragut Academy since 2009. This school year, she has stepped into the shoes of Athletic Director, a role for which she is well suited, due to both her long history in sports and to her life philosophy, which compliments the school’s slogan, “Success Is Never Accidental”.

Farragut’s Softball team is featured in the Tampa Bay Times

On April 4, 2018, the Tampa Bay Times website released a news story by staff writer Bob Putnam entitled “No varsity blues at Admiral Farragut where underclassmen dominate”. In the article, Putnam features our Softball team, including interviews with Coach Linda Derk and several of our student-athletes. Read below for several excerpts, as well as […]

Meet our Upper School Radford Star recipients who are recognized for excellence

The Radford Star Award recognizes outstanding cadets who have excelled in academics, extracurricular activities, deportment, drill, and seamanship. It is the single highest honor a cadet can receive at the Academy. Cadets qualify for a period of one marking period and are awarded 3 stars to wear on their uniform.

Read the Spring 2018 edition of Reveille online!

In this edition of Reveille we share the boarding life experience, feature our campus, faculty, staff, and alumni, and highlight our generous donors in our Foundation Annual Report.   Would you like a print copy mailed to you? Please email admissions@farragut.org your name, address, city, state, and zip code if you would like a copy mailed to you. Due to […]