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Admiral Farragut Academy

Admiral Farragut Academy is a coeducational private boarding traditional school for students in grades Pre-K through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Urban


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Admiral Farragut Academy is a private, college-prep, boarding and day school which serves students in PreK-12th grade and is located in sunny St. Petersburg, Florida. Our Upper School, which starts in 8th grade, is also known worldwide for its boarding program and Naval Science program’s military structure. Farragut also offers other signature academic programs: Aviation, Scuba, Marine Science, and Sailing.

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At Farragut, we are dedicated to helping your child develop a passion for learning. Because of our small student-to-teacher ratio, our instructors are able to work with students to help maximize their full potential. Farragut is built on structure. Because of it, we consistently have 100% college acceptance and an impressive college matriculation. A byproduct of helping students achieve in school today is our commitment to helping students attain success upon graduation. Our college placement department is dedicated to working specifically with each student on his or her goals.

Mission Statement

Admiral Farragut Academy provides a college preparatory environment that promotes academic excellence, leadership skills, and social development within a diverse community of young men and women.

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Grades Cost Term
Middle School $39,000 Annual

Private schools, including parochial and boarding, are funded through tuition and fees. The cost varies from school to school, but most families pay tuition to attend them. Many private schools offer financial aid or discounts, so it's worthwhile to ask about these options.


  (727) 384-5500



Academic Calendar: Semester

Test Scores

442 25th percentile score for the SAT Composite

567 75th percentile score for the SAT Composite

1640 Average score for the SAT Composite

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 383
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Pre-K 14
Kindergarten 11
1 8
2 10
3 16
4 12
5 14
6 11
7 24
8 20
9 54
10 55
11 62
12 72

Admiral Farragut Academy's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Admiral Farragut Academy's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 7 : 1
Average Class Size 16
Gender 59% Male / 41% Female
Dress Code Formal
Percent Boarding 60%
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 77%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
Multi-racial 1%
Hispanic/Latino 1%
Black or African American 6%
Asian 10%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1%


We offer multiple after school opportunities because exposure to new ideas, skills, lessons, and achievements is a valued part of Farragut. Students in 6th-12th grade are welcome to play any sports during each season. Lower School additional activities include robotics, engineering, sports, drill team, student council, student government, safety patrol, book club, and more. Upper School additional activities include sailing, drill team, triathlon team, robotics, engineering, multicultural club, student government, key club, guitar club, and more.
  • Art Club
  • Book Club
  • Chess Club

Associations & Memberships

National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)

The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)

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