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Parents’ Group will use 2018-19 earnings on multiple campus projects

This year our Parents’ Group had over $150,000 to give back to the school through campus projects which range from campus beautification, safety, academics, and athletics. After a meeting with Headmaster Robert Fine and the executive committee, the Parents’ Group has made the following commitments: Read more

“Reach for the Stars” was record-breaking fundraiser and gala for Admiral Farragut Academy

Admiral Farragut Academy’s “Reach for the Stars” Fundraising Auction and Gala this past Saturday, April 6th was an amazing evening! This year’s auction format was an entirely new concept and with hard work, ingenuity, and the over-achieving attitude that is associated with Admiral Farragut Academy, we went forth to Reach For the Stars and put on a record-breaking gala in our brand new event space, DeSeta Hall. This was a collaborative effort between the Parents’ Group Executive Board, Farragut staff, volunteers, and hired-vendors. We cannot thank you enough for everyone involved in the planning and execution of this fundraising event, and for those who attended and participated in the auction to support the school. Read more

Michael Israel visits campus, is covered by local news outlets

On Monday, March 18, 2019, speed painter and performing artist, Michael Israel, visited campus to spread the word about Admiral Farragut Academy’s upcoming event “Reach For The Stars” on April 6th where he will do a live performance for guests. | Purchase your tickets!

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“Reach for the Stars” event update and recent media coverage

Dear Farragut Families,

I wanted to reach out to all of you with an update on the exciting things that are shaping up around our auction “Reach for the Stars” on Saturday, April 6th and to let you know where we need your assistance. As you know, the Auction/Gala is going to have a completely different feel this year as we have famous speed painter Michael Israel as our headline entertainment.  We also have an amazing array of high-end hors d’oeuvres, open premium bar with plenty of bartenders, and valet service. Although we have had a slight increase in our ticket price, we have really bumped up the value as well. Read more

You are invited to “Reach for the Stars”, the 20th Annual Fundraising Auction and Gala presented by the Admiral Farragut Academy Parents’ Group

“Reach for the Stars” – How you can help support the Parents’ Group and this event

Dear Farragut Families,

I wanted to reach out to all of you with an update on the exciting things that are shaping up around our auction “Reach for the Stars” on Saturday, April 6th and to let you know where we need your assistance.

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Questions & Answers about the upcoming Parents’ Group Auction featuring Michael Israel

 

“Reach for the Stars” will be the first time Admiral Farragut Academy will open its doors to the new performing arts building, DeSeta Hall! Expect to be surprised, delighted, and over-the-moon when you see this amazing space and witness art-in-concert by famous speed painter Michael Israel. Mark your calendars to join us on Saturday, April 6, 2019, from 6:30-10:30 p.m. Purchase sponsorships and tickets at www.farragut.org/RFTS.

Questions about Reach for the Stars? Check out these frequently asked questions about the event.

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Lower School students and parents glow bright at 2019 Glow Party

On Friday, January 11, 2019, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. in the Farragut Gymnasium, Lower School students ages PreK-7th grade and their parents glowed bright!

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Parents’ Group puts on successful 2018 Golf Tournament

The Parents’ Group held their annual Golf Tournament on Friday, November 16th at Bardmoor Golf and Country Club. There were winners all around, including a prize-winning hole-in-one!

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A letter from the Parents’ Group President; updates on fundraising, events, and more

Planning is in full force and programs are really starting to take shape. With so many moving parts, I thought it would be important to provide a quick update on what is going on in the busy month of November. Read more