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Upper School Academic Profile

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STUDENT BODY

  • Students come from an average of 24 countries and 17 states
  • PreK-12th Grade: 408
  • 9th-12th Grade: 239
  • 9th - 12th Day Students: 110
  • Boarding Students: 152 (76 International)
  • Senior Class of 2013: 58

UPPER SCHOOL FACULTY

33 full and 2 part-time teachers; 16 with advanced degrees 

MINIMUM GRADUATION Requirements

22 credits required for graduation of which three are in Naval Science. Students have options between requirements: 24 Honors, 9 Advanced Placement, and 2 Dual Enrollment courses. All students must complete 80 hours of community service and pass their Qualified Boat Handler’s License (QBH) test.

  • English 4 credits
  • Foreign Language 2 credits
  • Mathematics 3 credits
  • Fine Arts 1 credit
  • Science 3 credits (with 2 Labs)
  • Naval Science 3 credits (one per year)
  • Social Studies 4 credits
  • Electives 4 credits

NAVAL SCIENCE

As an Honor Naval School, the Naval Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (NJROTC) Program is an (NJROTC PROGRAM) integral part of the college preparatory mission, providing the structure for a focused academic atmosphere where students learn self-discipline and are challenged. Students can earn leadership positions based on seniority, performance, and qualifications. The school can nominate up to six cadets to the Naval Academy, five to the Air Force Academy, and three to West Point Military Academy each year. Naval Science classes consist of history, nautical science, physical fitness, military drill, seminars in leadership, and sailing.

  • NJROTC:  Corps of Cadets have earned the NJROTC Distinguished Unit Award seven years in a row.

COLLEGE MATRICULATION

Below is a list of colleges and universities to which students from the Classes of 2011-2013 were accepted. The Class of 2013 gained $3.1 million in merit-based collegiate scholarships.

BOLD = Class of 2013 matriculation (some of the schools students attended)

Air Force Academy Georgia Military College SUNY, Stony Brook
American Georgia Tech Texas A & M
American University of Paris Howard Tulane
Arizona State James Madison UCLA
Auburn Johns Hopkins Univ. of Alabama
Babson Lehigh Univ. of Arizona
Ball State Loyola Chicago UCF
Boston University Mass. Maritime Academy UF
Case Western Reserve Michigan State Univ. of Hawaii
Citadel Naval Academy Univ. of Maryland
Colgate Notre Dame UMass, Amherst
Elon Pace Univ. of Miami
Embry-Riddle Penn State Univ. of Nevada, Las Vegas
Enlisted: Air Force Purdue Univ. of Nevada, Reno
Enlisted: Navy Roanoke USF
Florida Gulf Coast Univ. Savannah College of Art & Design Univ. of Tampa
Florida State School of Visual Arts, NY Univ. of Virginia
Furman Seton Hall Valparaiso Univ.
George Mason Smith Virginia Tech
George Washington Stetson Xavier

 

Admiral Farragut Academy is a private, college prep, day and boarding school located in St. Petersburg, FL serving grades PreK thru 12th grade.

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