Admiral Farragut Academy

Florida Military School

Admiral Farragut Academy is a private, college-prep Florida military school for boarding or day students in 8th-12th grade (the Upper School). Farragut is located on a beautiful 40-acre campus with waterfront access in St. Petersburg, Florida.

The Benefits & Opportunities

Are Endless

The Academy is designated as a Naval Honor School by an Act of Congress and is re-accredited each year by the Department of the Navy. Our 8th-12th grade students have the advantage to earn appointments and nominations that otherwise may be difficult to get attending any other academy.

  • Boarding

    Students from all around the world come to Farragut to study and grow in a fun environment. Boarding students have a better life preparation path from high school, college, career, and beyond.

  • Academic Excellence

    Our college-prep curriculum is complemented by hands-on experiences, field trips, travel, and both individual and group learning.

    • Honors, Advanced Placement, AP Capstone, and Dual Enrollment Courses
    • 15:1 student-faculty ratio
  • Signature Programs

    Our signature programs allow our graduates to turn a traditional high school transcript into a foundation unlike any other.

    • STEM
    • Marine Science
    • Scuba
    • Aviation
    • Naval Science
    • Sailing
    • Leadership
  • Athletics & Extracurriculars

    A majority of the student body is involved in either sports, clubs, drill, or the arts, or all four. We take pride in producing well-rounded individuals ready to conquer the world.

  • College Preparation

    • Seniors earn an average of $6 million in scholarships
    • 100% acceptance to colleges, universities, and/or military academies
  • Waterfront Location

    St. Petersburg is described as “an amped-up, blue-sky, sun-drenched getaway.” It’s not only an awesome place to visit; it’s an incredible place to live and go to school. The school is located directly on Boca Ciega Bay and is near some of the top-ranked beaches in the world.

The military component provides structure, self-discipline, respect, independence, and all-around strong character development.

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Mission Statement: Provide a college preparatory environment that promotes academic excellence, leadership skills, and social development within a diverse community of young men and women.

Admiral Farragut Academy | Established in 1933 | Grades 8-12 | Day & Boarding Options | St. Petersburg, Florida

Admiral Farragut Academy welcomes candidates for admission or employment, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age,
disability or genetics and does not discriminate on the basis of any category protected by law in the administration of any of its programs.
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