Admiral Farragut Academy welcomed 511 PreK-12th-grade students for the 2019-20 school year. This year, our boarding and day student population represents a total of 32 countries and 25 U.S. states. We are going to have a great year! You can view the first day of school pictures in the links below. Read more
Poker Run 2019 by the Farragut Family Association
Saturday, September 14, 2019, from 3:00-8:00 p.m.
St. Pete Beach
NO PARKING AVAILABLE
Due to limited parking on St. Pete Beach, we highly recommend getting dropped off and picked up by a friend/family member, using a rideshare app like Uber or Lyft, or using a taxi service.
Drink Responsibly | Do Not Drink and Drive
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On July 20, 1969, Apollo 11 landed on the moon and changed history for space exploration. In this video, astronaut and Farragut graduate, Charlie Duke ’53S, who later became the 10th and youngest man to walk on the moon with Apollo 16, recalls his experience being CAPCOM for the landing. ✨
These moments make us so proud yet humbled that we could be at the beginning of a journey that led to the moon. “Keep your vision wide,” says Charlie. ⚓️
Farragut graduate Alan Shepard ’41 also walked on the moon with Apollo 14.
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Students as young as 9 have been learning to fly at Admiral Farragut Academy, where 2018-19 was a year of groundbreaking advances for the school’s Aviation Program.
In this Spring 2019 edition of Reveille, we feature progress on DeSeta Hall, a recap of Reach For The Stars, the aviation program, proud accomplishments from our teachers and students, stories about our alumni in the entertainment industry (including cover story about Joseph Zolfo ’86N), alumni class notes, the foundation annual report, and more!
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Experience Prekindergarten at Farragut
At Admiral Farragut Academy, we consider all of our faculty, staff, students, parents, alumni, and even grandparents, as part of the “Farragut Family.” We welcome the relationship and bond that is created between our families and the individuals who interact with, teach, and guide all of our students. Parents choose Farragut because our teachers create a learning environment that centers around support and compassion from early education to high school graduation. This bond begins with our youngest learners in prekindergarten, which is designed for 3-, 4-, and 5-year-olds.
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- Featured Speaker: CAPT Geno F. Paluso, USN ‘85N, Commandant of Cadets at The Citadel
- Valedictorian and Regimental Commander 1st Semester: Cadet CDR Evan Schlifstein
- Salutatorian: Cadet Hunter Gordon
- Regimental Commander 2nd Semester: Cadet CDR Valentina Fornaro Galliano
By the Numbers: The Class of 2019
During the last few weeks of school, Lower School had multiple events to celebrate a great school year, including parties and graduation ceremonies! Here is a recap of the Lower School end-of-school events for the 2018-2019 school year.
Please join the Aviation Department in congratulating David Zhou on earning his solo endorsement. David flew solo for the first time at Albert Whitted Airport in a Cessna 172, tail number N54067, on April 24, 2019, on runway 18.