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
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.
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.
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.
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
Three cadets received recognition for successful completion of requirements to earn Small Unmanned Aircraft System (sUAS) Drone Wings from Admiral Farragut Academy. Read more
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
Admiral Farragut Academy was one of 17 aviation focused schools and organizations around the country awarded with a grant by American Airlines because of its dedication to training the next generation of aviators. Read more
In this Fall 2018 edition of Reveille, we feature our new building progress, Farragut family legacies, the softball team, college prep and how students find the right match, 2018 graduation, two of our oldest living alumni members, alumni class notes, the school’s annual report, and more!
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Here at Admiral Farragut Academy, we shape the future, building leadership and character, one cadet at a time. Our rich Naval heritage and deep commitment to our students is what unites and inspires us. Students here, experience a college preparatory environment that readies them to be exceptional, global citizens. As our alumni will attest, it’s been that way since we began in 1933.
Watch this inspiring and powerful video that was premiered during Farragut’s Alumni Homecoming Weekend this past October to pay tribute to our school’s 85 years of developing leaders.