Science Teacher Mrs. Deitche awarded FAWQC’s E2 grant for 10th year in a row

On December 11, 2018, the head of Farragut’s science department and biology teacher Sari Deitche was given a $995 Environmental Education grant by the Florida Association for Water Quality Control (FAWQC). This is the tenth year in a row that Mrs. Deitche has been awarded this grant.

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Three Farragut teachers awarded $10,000 Barrett Foundation Award

During the 2018-19 school year, three of our Upper School teachers, Jessica Kolodetsky, Josh Moore, and Tonya Singleton, were chosen to receive The Barrett Family Foundation Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teacher Award. Read more

Drill Team completes 2018 competition season

On Saturday, December 1st, the AFA Drill Team completed its season by competing at a NJROTC Area 07 sanctioned competition at Gaither High School in Tampa. Along with 19 other schools, our team challenged for trophies in Academics, Personnel Inspection, Basic Armed and Unarmed Drill, Color Guard, and Athletics.

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Aviation student Trevor Eoriatti ’19 earns his solo flight endorsement

Please join the Aviation Department in congratulating Trevor Eoriatti ‘19 on earning his solo endorsement. Trevor flew solo at Albert Whitted for the first time on November 8, 2018, in a Cessna 172, tail number N54058.

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Aviation student Guillaume Chevrier ‘19 earns solo endorsement

Please join the Aviation Department in congratulating Guillaume Chevrier ‘19 on earning his solo pilot endorsement. Guillaume flew solo for the first time on October 31st, 2018, at Albert Whitted airport in a Cessna 172 N61925 on runway 7.

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Farragut students volunteer and give back to the community

From volunteering at a nursing home to canned food drives to marching in a Veterans Day parade, our community of students have been actively supporting other organizations.

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7th grade attends Finance Park to learn hands-on financial skills

As the culmination of a six-week, integrated unit in math class with Mr. Tracy Parks, the 7th-grade class spent a day using their skills at Finance Park. Read more

First cadets earn Drone Wings in Drone/Robotics Club

Three cadets received recognition for successful completion of requirements to earn Small Unmanned Aircraft System (sUAS) Drone Wings from Admiral Farragut Academy. Read more

Two Farragut fifth graders are recognized in creative writing contest

We are thrilled to announce that two fifth-grade students placed in the 35th Annual Stanley Shalit Short Story Competition sponsored by the Friends of the Largo Library. Carlos Bonilla won Second Place and $75 and Carson Covington won Honorable Mention and $25. Read more

Alumni Updates & Class Notes: November 2018

Featuring: Fred Rosenmiller; Tom Dudley ‘68S, George Wildrick ‘68S, Anthony Bernardi ‘68S; Maria Camarinos Hall ‘98; and Ethan Lipsky ’18.

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