St. Benedict Elementary School

St. Benedict School is committed to teaching gospel values in a caring atmosphere that will enable our children to live as visible witnesses of Christ and responsible citizens in our society.
We offer full-day Kindergarten in addition to grades one through eight.
Christian values and strong academics provide a valuable base for adulthood.
We strive to provide a loving community atmosphere based on the biblical message as we teach values to each child.
Our ultimate aim is a well-rounded person journeying to God.
St. Benedict School objectives is to lead the child to an awareness of God so that he/she may know love and serve Him and thus be united with Him in eternity; to assist parents in fulfilling their right to educate and form the basic values of our Catholic Faith; to instill in the child a respectful attitude toward himself/herself, others and all forms of life; to teach the whole child, being attentive to his/her spiritual, moral, academic, psychological, and social needs; and to awaken in the child a sense of pride and responsibility and a spirit of interdependence toward his/her role as a citizen of our democratic society.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild learning differences
Year Founded1911

Student Body

Total Students108 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade St. Benedict Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$1,410
Tuition Notes Active members of St. Benedict parish pay $1410 for their children. Tuition for other students is $2820. This can be made in monthly payments.
Admissions DirectorSister Theresa Feldkamp

School Notes

  • St. Benedict School, as an instrument of the Catholic Church, serving the people of Southeastern Ohio, is committed to teaching Gospel values in a caring atmosphere. We provide an educational experience based on our commitment to Faith, Academic Excellence, and Character. Our children learn to live as visible witnesses of Christ and responsible citizens in our society.

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to St. Benedict Elementary School is Antrim Mennonite School (14.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Booth School (11.0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Coshocton Christian School (21.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kimbolton
    Grades: 1-8 | 31 students
    11 miles
    74186 Old 21
    Kimbolton, OH 43749
    11 1-8
  • New Concord
    Grades: 1-8 | 30 students
    11.5 miles
    10725 Castor Rd
    New Concord, OH 43762
    (800) 363-1004
    11.5 1-8
  • Freeport
    Grades: K-12 | 71 students
    14.5 miles
    20360 Cadiz Rd
    Freeport, OH 43973
    (740) 489-5161
    14.5 K-12
  • Newcomerstown
    Grades: 1-8 | 14 students
    14.7 miles
    3580 Post Boy Rd
    Newcomerstown, OH 43832
    (330) 340-7865
    14.7 1-8
  • Adamsville
    Grades: K-8 | 34 students
    15.4 miles
    4030 Prospect CH. Rd
    Adamsville, OH 43802
    (740) 754-1972
    15.4 K-8

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