At Farragut, our students don’t just excel, they soar. Check out this story from Spectrum Bay News 9 about our amazing Aviation program!
Please join the Aviation department in congratulating Luis Eraso on earning his Private Pilot Certificate. Luis passed his Private pilot practical test on Thursday, December 20, 2018, at Winter Haven airport. The examiner commented that it was the best Private Pilot check ride he had ever done.
Please join the Aviation department in congratulating Eiki “Luke” Matsuyoshi ’19 on earning his solo endorsement. Luke flew solo for the first time on Saturday, December 8 at Albert Whitted airport in a Cessna 172SP, tail number N6013J, on runway 18.
Please join the Aviation department in congratulating Alex Oi Moreno ’19 on earning his solo endorsement. Alex flew solo for the first time on November 13, 2018, in a Cessna 172 N54067 at Albert Whitted airport on runway 18.
On December 11, 2018, the head of Farragut’s science department and biology teacher Sari Deitche was given a $995 Environmental Education grant by the Florida Association for Water Quality Control (FAWQC). This is the tenth year in a row that Mrs. Deitche has been awarded this grant.
During the 2018-19 school year, three of our Upper School teachers, Jessica Kolodetsky, Josh Moore, and Tonya Singleton, were chosen to receive The Barrett Family Foundation Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teacher Award. Read more
On Saturday, December 1st, the AFA Drill Team completed its season by competing at a NJROTC Area 07 sanctioned competition at Gaither High School in Tampa. Along with 19 other schools, our team challenged for trophies in Academics, Personnel Inspection, Basic Armed and Unarmed Drill, Color Guard, and Athletics.
Please join the Aviation Department in congratulating Trevor Eoriatti ‘19 on earning his solo endorsement. Trevor flew solo at Albert Whitted for the first time on November 8, 2018, in a Cessna 172, tail number N54058.