Scholarships for a Private School Education

at Admiral Farragut Academy

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Now more than ever, affording a K-12 day or boarding private school education is possible.

Here’s How: Thanks to our generous alumni donors, Farragut is offering extraordinary scholarship opportunities for outstanding students with strengths in academics, the arts, and/or community service.

Attending a Private School is Possible

At Admiral Farragut Academy, we are committed to making a private school education possible for families of all socio-economic backgrounds. We encourage students of all grades interested in a private school day or boarding program to apply for academic- and need-based scholarships!

  • Scholarships for Florida Residents or Military Families


    For Florida Residents

    Whether your child has attended a public or private school, we encourage that you apply for the Step Up For Students Scholarship. Award is averaging between $6,673 to $7,169 depending on grade and county of residence per child. Dependent children of the U.S. Armed Forces members are also eligible now. There are also scholarships for unique needs from the Florida Department of Education including the McKay Scholarship, the Family Empowerment Scholarship, and the AAA Scholarship. If you already received a state-funded scholarship, let our admissions team know during your call!

    For Military Families

    Farragut accepts scholarships also through the U.S. Department of Veteran’s Affairs and the Dependents’ Educational Assistance Program and the NewDay USA Scholarship Program for Gold Star Families.

  • Scholarships for Exceptional Students


    Admiral Farragut Academy offers scholarships for exceptional students who complete the admission application requirements, have a desire to be a positive contributing member of the Admiral Farragut Academy student body, and demonstrate any of the following:

    • High academic achievement
    • Community engagement and involvement
    • Strong character qualities and/or leadership skills
    • High interest in the arts
Affordability and Scholarships at Admiral Farragut Academy private school education
  • Continuous Affordability


    • We provide monthly payment plans that fit within your family’s budget.
    • Scholarships are renewable each year contingent that the family and student continue to meet the required criteria.

Example of Tuition with Scholarships

Tuition varies depending on the student’s grade level. This is an example of tuition ranges for students who earned scholarships. *There are a limited number of scholarships available that cover 80-90% of tuition!*

Division and Type of StudentTuitionFlorida Resident Step Up For Students ScholarshipOutstanding Student ScholarshipTuition BalanceMonthly Payment Option
Lower School Day Student+ $17,600– $6,500– $4,800= $6,30010 Monthly Payments = $630 Per Month
Upper School Day Student+ $24,900– $6,500– $8,400= $10,00010 Monthly Payments = $1,000 Per Month
Upper School Domestic Boarding Student+ $53,200Florida Residents Only– $15,960= $37,24010 Monthly Payments = $3,724 Per Month
Upper School International Boarding Student+ $58,200Not Available– $17,460= $40,7402 Payments = $20,370 each

The Benefits of a Farragut Education

Admiral Farragut Academy is a K-12 private day and boarding school located in sunny St. Petersburg, Florida. Below is a warm welcome to all of our new and prospective families from President Dr. Adam Holden and what to expect for a Farragut education.


Ethan Lipsky Admiral Farragut Academy Student“I think I’m a lot farther ahead than I would have been if I were to have stayed back home for school or gone to some normal public school. This environment is what I needed to motivate me and keep me on track.”
Ethan L., Upper School Boarding Student


  • Elite Academics

    • K12 Comprehensive Curriculum
    • Experiential Learning in All Classrooms
    • Honors, Advanced Placement, and Dual Enrollment
    • AP Capstone Diploma Program
    • New Performing Arts Center
  • Signature Programs

    Students can explore their passion in any of the following subjects:

    • STEM
    • Marine Science
    • Leadership
    • Sailing
    • Scuba
    • Aviation
  • Strong Character Values

    • Farragut’s approach to leadership transforms, inspires, and empowers young people to create a positive change in their school and their communities
    • All students are required to do at least 80 hours of community service, earn their sailing certificate, and are encouraged to participate in after school sports, clubs, and extracurriculars
  • International School Community

    • Farragut is known worldwide for its Boarding Program which welcomes 8th-12th grade students from an average of 27 countries and 14 U.S. states.
    • We offer a 5-day boarding option (Sunday-Friday) for families living in Tampa Bay or further surrounding areas.
  • Military Boarding School Florida

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Discover your child's limitless potential with our strong academic and signature programs.
Now Enrolling! Save Your Spot.
Discover your child's limitless potential with our strong academic and signature programs.