美国法拉古特学校成立于1933年，至今已经有85年的历史。学校以美国第一位海军上将法拉古特（David Glasgow Farragut）命名，也是美国一所半军事化管理的大学预备学校，以培养学生进入世界顶尖大学就读为主要目标。
Admiral Farragut Academy, founded in 1933, has a history of 85 years。 Named after the nation’s first admiral, David Glasgow Farragut, the school is the only military-style college prep school in the United States, with the primary goal of getting students into the world’s top universities。
学校坐落在美丽的海滨城市佛罗里达州圣彼德斯堡（St. Petersburg, Florida)，法拉古特学校佛罗里达州圣彼得堡校园，临近墨西哥湾海岸边，风景优美，气候宜人，学校设施齐全，除了球场，体育馆这些基础设施外，还设有自己的船坞，和小型机场。
The beautiful coastal city, St. Petersburg, Florida, a is where Admiral Farragut Academy located. Being adjacent to the Gulf of Mexico, making AFA Florida a beautiful campus with pleasant climate and beautiful scenery. The school not only has its well-equipped facilities, but also dock and small civil airfield of its own.
因培养众多明星校友，法拉古特学校享誉全美。其校友遍布美国政治、军事、金融、演艺、体育等众多领域。值得一提的是，人类历史上一共12人登上月球，其中2人就来自法拉古特学校，分别是Alan Shepard和Charles Duke先生。
AFA is always well-known for its extraordinary alumni throughout the country. They are excellencies in different fields from politics, military, finance to performing arts, sports and many other fields.
The most particularly worth mentioning is, there are only 12 people who have ever landed their feet on the moon in thousands of years of human history, and 2 out of those 12 are Alan Shepard and Charles Duke, which both of them graduated from AFA in 1940’s~1950’s。
The school maintains a 100% acceptance rate to universities and colleges through out the US, including top universities such as: Harvard, Stanford, Johns Hopkins, UC Berkeley, UC LA, School of the Art Institute of Chicago etc。。
Each year About 15 percent of Farragut’s students are highly recommended to get admitted by military academies, such as West Point, the Air Force Academy, and the United States Naval Academy, which be found equally hard or even harder to get in comparing to Ivy League schools.
Being one of the top college prep school, Farragut school offers about 70 core courses, 30 honors courses, 12 AP courses, including leadership, marine science, aviation, diving, Marine biology, etc。 Class size from 8-18 students, 65% of academic teachers have master degree or above。
Farragut has always been carried on the tradition from American military as its management style by encouraging leadership development and implementing modern teaching and learning philosophy and methods, as well as strengthening physical health and improving personalities of students, so the students can be well and fully prepared before they start their university life.
Farragut has been widely recognized by the society for its achievements and successes in education。 And Farragut is one of the two naval honor schools certified by the United States congress。
Certificates and Licenses of Farragut：
SouthernAssociation of Colleges and Schools (SACS)
Southern Associationof Independent Schools (SAIS)
Florida Councilof Independent Schools (FCIS)