The School of St. Benedict is a Catholic parish school in which Gospel truths, values, and attitudes are primary to the work of education.St. Benedict sees its service of education as contributing to the church, the world, and the local community of Throggs Neck.
2016-2017 Daily Schedule
Grades 1-3 8:10-2:30
Grades 4 & 5 8:10-2:35
Grades 6,7 & 8 8:00-2:45
Pre-K and K 8:20-2:20
Pre K Half Days
Pre K Half Day
For 3 and 4 year olds who
are fully trained.
Pre K Full Day
For 4 year olds
St. Benedict School
is a full day program.
Prepared to Bring:
prior school reports
St. Benedict School
offers a before and after school program beginning from 7 a.m. and ending at
6 p.m. for a nominal fee.
You only pay for the time your child
The St. Benedict Athletic Association runs thevarious sports
programs in school.These sports include Varsity, JV and Midgetboys and
girls basketball, cheerleading, softball, and track. SBAA also runs
intramural sports on school grounds. These include:
basketball, indoor soccer, and whiffleball.
SBS Parent Organization
The SBS P.O. is a parent-run
The P.O. runs and organizes many fun family
oriented activities during the school year.
This organization is a major fundraiser for our school.
For further information
please call the school at
weekdays from 9-2
to ask questions or make an
appointment to visit.
Interested in applying to St. Benedict School click on the link below and get started.
We hope you are well and enjoyed the summer! The school is running a fund raiser where you can purchase an engraved brick. Each brick will be placed in the entrance hallway. Please join in leaving your mark on the school. If you have siblings who also attended the school you can purchase a larger brick together. We are sending the link to the website where you can get more information and place your order. Please include your class year, maiden name, if applicable, and contact information when mailing your payment to the school. This fundraiser will close in the end of October. If you have any questions please contact our school.
There will be a "Thank you" reveal celebration some time in the new year so please be sure to submit with your payment your contact information so we can notify you. On behalf of the school, thank you for your generous donation and ongoing support!
Quick link to the campaign website:
Senior Bowling Day at Bowlerland!
Class of 2016
Saint Benedict Bantams
38th Annual Columbus Day Mass at St. Patrick's Cathedral with our own St. Benedict's students as Alter Servers! Robert Anthony O'Connell, Jessica Dineen, Henry Chambers, and David Cojocaru with Reverend William Murphy, Bishop of Rockville Center as Principal Celebrant.
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Since 1923, the Dominican Sisters of Blauvelt have served the school.
Along with the priests and the religious,
St. Benedict's is proud of its dedicated lay faculty and staff.
Philosophy and Goals:
- to provide an experience of faith in action
- create and maintain a spirit of respect, understanding
and love - develop a sense of responsibility for one's actions and
a maturing awareness of right and wrong
- to develop an educational program that is current and meets the needs
and challenges of students
- to collaborate with parents so they will be supported in their efforts to
nurture Christian values in their children
St. Benedict School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color
or national or ethnic origins in the administration of educational
or admission policies, scholarship programs,
athletics, or other school administrated programs.
St. Benedict School follows a challenging curriculum
as dictated by the Essentials of Learning of
the Archdiocese of New York.
All students are required to master content in the
subject areas which include:
Religion, Mathematics, English, Composition, Grammar,
Reading, Science and Social Studies.
In Addition to the Core Curriculum, students also participate
in weekly classes of Physical Education, Computer, Music
Art and Library.