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Frederica Academy has appointed Scott Hutchinson to be its next Head of School, effective July 1, 2019. Hutchinson has worked in independent schools around the country for the majority of his professional life. Read more

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Derby Day 2018

Mark DuRant Photography

Enjoy watching the most exciting two minutes in sports with your friends in the spectacular setting of Sea Island’s Retreat Clubhouse at Frederica Academy’s 18th annual Derby Day. Saturday, May 4 marks one of the island’s most anticipated events. Read more

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Ann McGlaughlin, Jeff and Cindy Cowles, Riddick Ackerman

Julie Andrew

Frederica Academy’s annual Derby Day fundraiser was once again a rousing success and the hat game was strong! Justified might have been running on a wet track, but skies were blue at Sea Island’ and guests enjoyed great music, food & fellowship. Read more

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Mark Durant Photography

Grab your hats and head to the starting gates, it’s almost time for Derby Day! One of the most highly-anticipated spring events in the Golden Isles, Frederica Academy’s signature fundraiser brings the Churchill Downs experience to the island. Read more

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Lori Hamm, Erin Driggers

Mark DuRant Photography

Frederica Academy’s annual signature Derby Day fundraiser is a highlight of spring events in the Golden Isles. This year was no exception. Wonderful food, plentiful mint juleps, and look at all the gorgeous hats! Read more

People & Places

The 143rd annual Run for the Roses and the viewing party and signature Derby Day fundraiser for Frederica Academy takes place on Saturday, May 6. Horses and hats. Bourbon and betting windows. A taste of the Bluegrass State comes to the island! Read more

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Valerie Dunn, Caroline Dorminy, Mandy McCaskill

Julie Andrew Tharpe

Retreat Clubhouse was once again the place to be to see the run for the roses on St. Simons Island. The annual signature Derby Day fundraiser for Frederica Academy was well attended and the charming chapeaux seemed even more plentiful this year. Read more

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Lindy Rose, Grace Ralph, Callie McNorton

Amanda Ferrell Photography

The annual Jubilee Kids fundraiser featured a Haitian-inspired dinner catered by Tasteful Temptations. The focus of the evening was to raise money to build the new wing of the Jubilee School in Jubilee Blanc, Haiti, Frederica Academy’s sister school. Read more

People & Places

Two young athletes who hail from St. Simons Island and graduated from Frederica Academy are celebrating some impressive summer accomplishments this year. Golfer Dru Love and soccer standout Morgan Brian are making islanders VERY proud! Read more

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Allie Zorn with Quincy

Tracy Pillow

American Pharoah may have been the big winner on the track, but it was a great day for everyone at Frederica Academy’s annual Derby Day event at Sea Island’s Retreat Clubhouse. Read more

People & Places

On May 2, Sea Island's Retreat Clubhouse will once again be the site of a fun and festive afternoon of spectacular horse-race and hat viewing, exciting live and silent auctions, great Southern fare and fellowship. Read more

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John Toth, The Darkroom Photography

Hard to believe but summer vacation is over in the Golden Isles and school days are here again. Here are some great looks for students to take you all the way through the school year. Read more

Fashion

It was "off to the races" once again for Frederica Academy as they held their 13th annual Derby Day party at Sea Island's Retreat Clubhouse. Fantastic hats, fast horses, and fun were the theme of the day. Read more

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