Mission Statement
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 Throgs Neck.
Daily Schedule
Grades 1-8        8:10-2:25
Pre-K and K       8:15-2:25
Pre K Half Days   8:15-11:30

Pre K Half Day Program
For 3 and 4 year olds who are fully trained.

Pre K Full Day Program
For 4 year olds only!

St. Benedict School Kindergarten
is a full day program.

Be Prepared to Bring:
 Birth Certificate
 Baptismal Certificate
 Any prior school reports

Programs and Activities
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
attends the program.


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 organization.
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.

For all Homework and Grades go to

 Welcome to our third session of after school tutoring this year! The program is an additional resource that is being offered and is not mandatory. It is an excellent opportunity for students who need extra help in studying for tests, completing homework, or developing organizational skills. 

Here are the dates for February and March:
*Grades 6-8 
February dates – (Wednesdays) 2/10, 2/17, 2/24 
March dates – (Wednesdays) 3/2, 3/9
There is a $25 fee.

*Grades 1-5 
February dates- (Mondays) 2/8, 2/22
March dates- (Mondays) 3/7, 3/14, 3/21
There is a $25 fee.
A select group of 7th and 8th Grade Honor Students who excel in their academic subjects will be available to tutor grades 1-5 and Junior High Students who are struggling with any particular subject. 

If this is your child’s first session please complete the contract below. If your child was in our other sessions there is no need to sign the contract again. Please send in the $25 in cash by Monday, February 1, 2016. Tutors are limited so please send in your information promptly. Please also write your child’s name, class and what you’d like them tutored in written on the envelope with the $25 fee in cash inside. 
If you have any further questions on the program, please contact me at my email address: 
adiaz@stbenedictsschool.com . 
Sincerely, Ms. Diaz

 Interested in applying to St. Benedict School click on the link below and get started. 

 St. Benedict’s Open House St. Benedict School is hosting their “Touring Tuesday” for prospective new students entering grades Pre-K through 7th grade on Tuesday, Feb. 2nd from 9:00am-11:00am. Come visit St. Benedict’s School to see our students, faculty and staff as they go through their normal school day. Please visit our website at: http://www.stbenedictschoolbx.org

 First place St Benedict Science Fair 2016 4th grade Danielle and Alejandro!

 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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About Us

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

Non-Discrimination Policy
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.


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