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
Students by Grade
Teachers on Staff
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Other Boarding Schools in Florida
The primary goal of Gateway is to help boys age 11-17 turn around from bad behavior and attitudes and grow in faith. Students are encouraged and mentored to live out their faith in everything that they do and say.Gateway is a military-like school designed and staffed for boys who may not be accepted at other schools due to their history or who have been expelled from school for behavioral issues. Boys at Gateway are therefore under adult supervision around the clock. Started as a Christian military school, Gateway now continues the decorum of a military school but blends a character-enriching relational program without the meaningless drills and screaming drill sergeants of typical military schools. The boarding school offers positive discipline and life-change in troubled boys, administered by caring and helpful mentors and peers who encourage them to success. Boys here are given a new purpose, a new drive, and a new passion to be…6 - 12All-boyStudentsTeachers
Montverde Academy is a private coed school in Montverde, Florida. Including Montverde Academy, there are 22 private schools in Lake County. The campus is located in an a rural area and was founded in 1912. In terms of religious orientation, Montverde Academy is a nonsectarian school. Situated on a 125 acre campus, Montverde Academy counts students from over 60 countries as part of its student body and features top-notch facilities including a brand new 44,000 square foot fieldhouse with a 4,400 square foot fitness center inside. The academic school years lasts 172 calendar days and each day students spend 7 hours in class. In 2011, 98% of the graduating senior class went on to 4-year colleges.12Coed890 Students62 Teachers
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
Safe Harbor admits boys age 14-17 who are experiencing behavior problems at home and at school and need an alternative home setting. The purpose of Safe Harbor is to assist the boys in becoming responsible, mature and independent young men through spiritual, educational and vocational training.Safe Harbor Academy is a lower-cost Christian academy for troubled boys in Jacksonville, Florida, using the waterfront and maritime activities as the backdrop for helping teenage boys who are struggling. Safe Harbor provides a safe, stable, structured, alternative home, school and behavior therapy. Boys learn responsibility and experience behavior modification through seamanship, mentoring, counseling and a spiritual focus, while also studying for a high school diploma. Safe Harbor has been featured in People Magazine, and on CBS This Morning, NBC News Today, CNN, and CBN. The story of the unique boarding school for at-risk boys is featured in the Safe Harbor movie, starring Treat Williams, on Hallmark…9 - 12All-boyStudentsTeachers