Admiral Farragut Academy (Florida)
The academic school years lasts 179 calendar days and each day students spend 7 hours in class. In 2011, 99% of the graduating senior class went on to 4-year colleges.
53.3 full-time equivalent teachers are on staff to educate the student body of 369 students in grades PK-12. That’s a student-teacher ratio of 6.92. We look more closely at students and teachers in several charts below.
Associations & Organizations
- Association of Military Colleges and Schools
- National Association of Independent Schools
- The Association of Boarding Schools
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Other Boarding Schools in Florida
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Vero Beach, FL
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Boca Raton, FL
St. Andrews School was established in 1961 under the auspices of The Reverend Hunter Wyatt-Brown, Jr. The overall goal of this Episcopal school is to develop the mind, body, soul and spirit of each student from grade Pre-Kindergarten to 12. Although originally opening in September 1962 as a boarding school for boys, St. Andrews now accepts girls and operates as both a boarding and day school. In addition to traditional sports programs, St. Andrews School in Boca Raton, Florida, offers an outstanding and unique Equestrian program where students can either begin or seek to improve their equestrian skills and display them to family and friends during events such as the Winter Equestrian Festival. St. Andrews School's fine arts department affords music-oriented students the opportunity to learn to play bagpipes, a rather unusual instrument. Instruction is available for both group and private lessons. The admission process for St. Andrews School in Boca Raton,…12Coed1312 Students164 Teachers