Summer Boarding School Program
Admiral Farragut Academy
The Summer Signature Series at Admiral Farragut Academy (SSS Farragut) is a unique summer boarding school experience for teens entering grades 8-12 (ages 13-18). Attendees will be immersed in Farragut’s signature programs while also having fun during local activities and trips.
The camp is held on Farragut’s 40-acre campus in St. Petersburg, Florida.
Camp Ages & Dates
Any teen that is entering 8th-12th grade for the upcoming school year is allowed to attend the Summer Signature Series camp. This camp is open to the public and students do not have to be enrolled at Farragut.
SSS runs July 11 – August
14 7, 2021, and begins and ends on Sundays of each week.
During the week, students will attend four classes daily that focus on various topics within one of our signature programs: STEM, Leadership and Sailing, Marine Science and Scuba, and Aviation. In the evening, they will have dinner, have time to work on their team project, socialize with other campers, and typically will participate in a fun group activity. Additionally, each week will include a team challenge based on a real-life issue. They will work with fellow team members to work toward a solution while developing a sense of community and all of the skills associated with teamwork.
Please Note: Attendees will not receive academic or elective high school credits through this summer program.
Session 1: STEM
Whether you are interested in Engineering, Robotics, Architecture, or some other aspect of STEM, there is a good chance you’ll delve into it this week. You’ll have the opportunity to create items and solve problems during this interactive week of STEM activities.
Session 2: Leadership/Sailing
What does it take to be a leader? Work together as a team to develop leadership and life skills while building community. Find solutions to real-world issues and prepare for whatever life may throw your way. Earn your Qualified Boat Handler (QBH) certification as you sail on beautiful Boca Ciega Bay.
Session 3: Marine Science/Scuba -- SESSION IS FULL
Session is full.
Learn about marine life and the waters they live in from above and below the surface. Interested students may earn their Open Water Dive Certification during this week.
Session 4: Aviation
Introduction to the dynamic field of Aeronautical Science in a project-based learning environment. Units include Aerodynamics of Flight, Airport Operations, Aviation Weather and Navigation, and Model Rocketry and Flight.
Session 5: Explore Florida -- CANCELLED
Session has been cancelled
You will kayak, swim, hike, camp, and explore all that Florida has to offer as you visit springs, historical sites, state and national parks.
Attendees will not only experience all that Farragut has to offer but will also learn about different countries and cultures from the diverse group of campers. In past years, campers represented many areas of the world including China, Colombia, Denmark, Italy, Peru, Russia, Spain, and Ukraine, to name a few. Campers also came from around the United States.
Sunny St. Petersburg, Florida
Located in a city described as “an amped-up, blue-sky, sun-drenched getaway,” the St. Petersburg area isn’t just an awesome place to visit; it’s an incredible place to live and go to school. Situated near some of the top-ranked beaches in the world and close to a vibrant downtown with world-class arts like the Dali Museum and exciting sports teams like the Tampa Bay Rays and Tampa Bay Rowdies, the school’s location allows students to immerse themselves in life.
Dates & Signature Programs
five four weekly sessions that cover a different signature program each week or attend the whole summer! All five four sessions will give campers a great opportunity to experience all that Farragut has to offer.
Each session begins and ends on Sunday. Please do not schedule travel on different days unless it has been approved by the summer coordinator.
|Session – Signature Program||Dates (Sunday-Saturday)||Price|
|Session 1 – STEM||July 11-17||$1,500/week|
|Session 2 – Leadership and Sailing||July 18-24||$1,500/week|
|FULL – Session 3 – Marine Science/Scuba||July 25-31||$1,500/week|
|Session 4 – Aviation||August 1-7||$1,500/week|
|CANCELLED – Session 5 – Explore Florida (Gap Week)||August 8-14 (students attending this session may remain for the start of the school year)||$1,500/week|
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Register for All Five Weeks at Once and Save $600!
Add 2nd Week = $100 discount
Add 3rd and 4th Week = $150 discount
Add 5th Week = $200 discount Week 5 has been cancelled
Sibling Discount = $100 / week
Sibling and additional week discounts may be combined. Discount does not include summer merchandise.
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Summer Signature Series at Farragut
Farragut’s summer boarding school offers a multitude of summer fun including engaging hands-on courses, sailing at the waterfront, relaxing at the beach, gaining friends from all over the world, a staff that goes above and beyond to prepare you for the next steps, and fun around Florida. Start your Farragut journey this summer! Come join the FUN!
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