On January 12, 2020, Admiral Farragut Academy lower school teacher and avid swimmer, Maren Lynch, swam 3.1 miles across the Tampa Bay for the Tampa Bay Frogman swim “Never Leave a Man Behind” charity event benefiting the Navy Seal Foundation. This is the second time she has participated and she earned 7th in the female finishers. Read more
On Thursday, January 9th, 2020, the Lower School conducted the final round of the National Geographic GeoBee. Each year thousands of schools in the United States participate in the National Geographic GeoBee using materials prepared by the National Geographic Society. The contest motivates students to learn about the world and how it works. Students in grades 4-8 are eligible for this entertaining and challenging competition. With cash prizes and scholarships available at the state and national levels, the contest is designed to encourage teachers to include geography in their classrooms, spark student interest in the subject, and increase public awareness about geography.
Children work at their own pace in Farragut’s multi-age classroom Read more
On November 8th, Mr. Singleton’s 5th-grade class paid a visit to Enterprise Village. Enterprise Village is a self-contained economic education program that provides a hands-on learning experience for students.
I would like to thank all the brave explorers who ventured out to the Arctic Blast Book Fair! We set our goal and surpassed even our expectations, making this our most successful fair to date!