|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)|
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades Nursery/Preschool-8|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Total Students||248 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 29%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||14 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||18:1
National avg.: 13:1
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual
(Green collared shirt with blue pants. Semiformal options for upperclassmen.)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Tuition Notes||Varies by program.|
|Total Sports Offered||10 sports|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseball, Basketball,
Cross Country, Ice Hockey,
Track and Field, Volleyball,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||4 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Band, Chorus, Girls On The Run, Student Council Band, Chorus, Girls On The Run,
- St. Benedict School is a PreK-3 through Grade 8 Catholic School which cultivates the academic, spiritual, social, and moral development of its students in a safe learning and teaching environment. The school nurtures a strong sense of community, high academic standards, discipline, and respect. Our curriculum includes a strong focus on STREAM (Science, Technology, Religion, Engineering, [the] Arts, and Math) and is deep in the traditions that have made our school community a welcoming atmosphere for 95 years. In 2016, our Elementary School was the top ranked among all private elementary schools and #8 overall (public & private) for the 8 counties of Western New York. Our goal is to provide the best value Catholic education in northern Erie County, and to prepare our students for continued success in High School, College & beyond!
January 11, 2017
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