The Benedictine School

  • The Benedictine School is a co-ed day and residential school for individuals ages 5-21 with intellectual disabilities, autism and multiple disabilities.
  • Selected in 2011 as a"School of Excellence" by the National Association of Special Education Teachers, we supplement our comprehensive and well-intergrated educational and residential program with special services, including:psychological, social work, counseling, behavior management, vocational/transitional, speech/language, assistive technology, occupational/physical therapy, 24 hour nursing, medication management, library/media, art, computer training/lab, adaptive physical education, aquatics, home economics, and leisure education and training.
  • We address the needs of the "whole person" to maximize vocational and community living independence and to develop a contributing member of society.

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School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Council for Exceptional Children
National Association of Private Special Education Centers
Other associations(s) for exceptional children
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1959
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students75 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
19%
State avg.: 30%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
98%
Average Class Size6 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(khaki pants, Benedictine School shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition Notesvaries per yr. and per services
Admissions DirectorHon Yin Eubanks
Admissions AssociateGail Newell

Sports

Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsBasketball, Soccer, SwimmingBasketballSoccer,
Swimming

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.photography clu

School Notes

  • see our website at www.benschool.org
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Frostburg
    Salem School
    Special Education School (Christian)
    Grades: 3-12 | 26 students
    177.5 miles
    605 Salem Drive
    Frostburg, MD 21532
    (301)689-8176
    177.5 3-12
    26
  • Baltimore
    The Baltimore Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 16 students
    46.9 miles
    3800 Frederick Ave
    Baltimore, MD 21229
    (410)233-1400
    46.9 9-12
    16
  • Potomac
    The Diener School
    Special Education School
    Grades: K-6 | 40 students
    70.4 miles
    11510 Falls Road
    Potomac, MD 20854
    (301)299-4603
    70.4 K-6
    40
  • Annapolis
    The Harbour School At Annapolis
    Special Education School
    Grades: 3-12 | 170 students
    30.9 miles
    1277 Green Holly Drive
    Annapolis, MD 21409
    (410)974-4248
    30.9 3-12
    170
  • Annapolis
    Grades: NS-12 | 650 students
    33.2 miles
    534 Hillsmere Drive
    Annapolis, MD 21403
    (410)263-9231
    33.2 NS-12
    650

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