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Capital campaign exceeds $4-million; DeSeta Hall dedicated and ribbon-cutting ceremony

More than 250 people have given a combined $4.3-million to Farragut’s capital campaign. The new multipurpose creative and performing arts facility, DeSeta Hall, was dedicated on Friday, Oct. 18 during Alumni Homecoming Weekend. Read more

Admiral Farragut Academy partners with Embry-Riddle to host Careers in Aviation Expo

Careers in Aviation Expo Admiral Farragut Academy and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

On Saturday, January 11, 2020, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Admiral Farragut Academy will partner with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University to host a Careers in Aviation Expo at Farragut for young people interested in working in the aviation industry.

More than 800,000 new pilots and 679,000 aircraft technicians will be needed over the next 20 years, according to The Boeing Company’s industry forecast. With air travel increasing worldwide, career opportunities are also booming in aviation business and finance, airport management, air traffic control, aerospace engineering, aviation data analytics, aviation cybersecurity, and more. It’s a great time to work in the aviation industry.

Explore the opportunities and hear first-hand from industry professionals at the Admiral Farragut Academy/Embry-Riddle Careers in Aviation Expo. Read more

11th annual Poinsettia Sale; order by Friday, November 15, 2019

It’s that time of year again! Poinsettias make a great holiday gift and a beautiful decoration for the office or home. Want to do something special for your favorite teacher, your grandparents, or your neighbor? Poinsettia plants are a great way to show someone how much they mean to you while also benefiting your school. Read more

2019 Alumni Homecoming Weekend recap: Honoring the Past. Propelling the Future.

Honoring the Past. Propelling the Future.

The 2019 Alumni Homecoming Weekend was a special time for the Academy filled with many memorable events that honored our past and celebrated the future of Admiral Farragut Academy.  Read more

2019 Golf Tournament recap

AFA FFA Golf Tournament

We had a great day of golf this October during the 2019 Admiral Farragut Academy Golf Tournament at the historic St. Petersburg Country Club. The Farragut Family Association hosted the event with over 80 golfers and volunteers in attendance.  Read more

Admiral Farragut Academy Bowl-A-Thon FUNdraiser 2019

Join us at Seminole Lanes on Sunday, November 3, 2019, for a fun day out with the kids and the Farragut community. Event check-in starts at 12:30 p.m. and bowling is from 1:00-3:00 p.m. Transportation will be provided for all boarding students who have purchased tickets to attend. | REGISTER NOW ONLINE

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Scholastic Book Fair event is the week of November 4th-8th

Reading unlocks the power of information and imagination. Studies show that students who read 20 minutes a day are exposed to 1.8 million words per year! This not only leads to a stronger vocabulary but translates into higher grades. Come out and explore the benefits of reading during our Arctic Adventure Book Fair which begins on November 4th. Your child will be motivated to read by the wide selection of books and they will remember the book fair experience for years to come. It is fun and educational for the whole family. Family event and Chili Cook-off on Thursday, November 7th from 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm. All proceeds benefit the library. Read more

Invite prospective families to Farragut’s upcoming 2019 Open Houses


We are pleased to announce that Admiral Farragut Academy will be hosting two open houses focused on Lower School and Upper & Boarding School. We feel that we have a very special community here at Farragut, and our goal is to share that with the rest of St. Petersburg and the world! If you have friends, acquaintances, co-workers, or family that you think might be looking for the perfect academic fit for their child, please help us get the word out about our Open Houses.


Lower School Open House

Wednesday, November 13, 2019
8:30-10:00 a.m.

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Boarding School Open House

Sunday, December 8, 2019
9:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

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Thank you for helping our Farragut Family grow!

Sincerely,

The Farragut Admissions Team
Stephanie Wood, Jeff Ogden, Jaclyn Cole, and Jordan Seivold

Questions, please email admissions@farragut.org.