Please join the Aviation Department in congratulating Billy Price ‘22 for earning his Private Pilot Certificate on Sunday, May 23, 2021, in a Cessna 172, tail number N99265, on runway 7 at Albert Whitted Airport.
Starting the 2021-2022 school year, Admiral Farragut Academy will no longer offer prekindergarten.
This decision was made due to low enrollment and competition with the free, state-funded Voluntary Prekindergarten (VPK) program. Farragut continues to offer a strong private school education to students in grades K-12.
Ella Sokolowski, a senior day student from Seminole, FL, was awarded the Florida Holocaust Museum’s 2020 Anne Frank Humanitarian Award because of her hundreds of hours of community service work. Read more
Admiral Farragut Academy had the distinguished honor to have four Upper School students accepted into the 2020 United States Naval Academy (USNA) Summer STEM Program. This program is perfect for students considering careers such as coders, game developers, designers, or robotics engineers.
It is with great pleasure that we introduce the Regimental Leadership Staff for the 1st semester of the 2020-21 school year:
Regimental Commander – Cristian Rogers-Romero
Regimental Chief of Staff – Zach Fisher
Alpha Battalion Commander – Shakeem Evans
Bravo Battalion Commander – Kalynn Miner
Charlie Battalion Commander – Tyler Turner
The regimental commander and regimental staff have proven themselves through their commitment to naval science, leadership, academics, and their desire to improve the Farragut corps of cadets. These are the kinds of events that cadets best boarding school in USA boarding school work very hard towards. We look forward to seeing what they’ll accomplish!
Admiral Farragut Academy won 2020 People’s Choice Best of the Best by the Tampa Bay Times in three categories for the second year in a row!
- Best private school for Preschool
- Best private school for Grade/Middle School
- Best private school for High School
In 2019, Farragut also won in those categories. Thank you to all of our supporters who took the time to vote.
Exciting things are happening at Admiral Farragut Academy. From facilities upgrades to personnel shifts, the school is preparing for the 2020-21 year. One preparation includes a major change in the Lower School: Anita Fine, the long-time Lower School Head, is retiring. Stepping in to replace her as the Interim Head of Lower School is veteran leader Jennifer Grabowski, now entering her 25th year at Farragut.
With a lot of our Upper School families living domestically or internationally, sometimes it is not possible for families to take a campus tour.
This new video is led by Stephanie Wood, Director of Admissions, and Jeff Ogden, Director of Enrollment, and features Farragut Hall, the dormitories, classrooms, DeSeta Hall, and the East and West Grinders.