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Welcome to Saint Benedict Catholic School!

We are Richmond's oldest parochial school located in the heart of the Museum District. In 2019-2020 we will celebrate A Century of Service! to RVA families. We offer the only Catholic, Classical curriculum in the area - focusing on forming children spiritually and challenging them academically. Our students represent over 20 area zip codes, making us a wonderful destination school!

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Classical Catholic Education

Faithfully Catholic

We offer faithful Catholic formation, weekly Mass and an active prayer life that builds children morally and guides them spiritually.

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We teach children how to think critically - using logic and reason.

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Small-School Focus

We offer a warm, small-school community with just one class per grade where your child is known, loved and supported.

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Important Back to School Dates

Welcome Fair: Monday, August 19th, 9am-12pm (New families only: 8am-9am) Middle School Orientation @ Welcome Fair: 9am-10am (parents & students attend) First FULL Day of School (Grades 1-8): Tuesday, August 20th Junior Kindergarten:  Orientation: August 21 Firs...

Save the Date: Summer Socials!

PTO Family Park Socials (Social meet ups this summer for our families!) POPSICLES IN THE PARK! June 29 , 2pm - 4pm, Park365 - (3600 Saunders Ave, RVA 23227)   July 27 , 12 - 2pm Location TBD - stay tuned to the newsletter!

Now Enrolling!

Saint Benedict is now enrolling for ALL GRADES for the 2019-2020 academic year! We still have space in Junior Kindergarten and Kindergarten this fall, but don't delay! We are at or near capacity in grades 1, 4, and 6 Please inquire with our Admissions office today at admissions@sai...

Thank our Gala Sponsors

Please visit our Sponsors page to thank the 2019 Sapphire and Diamond Sponsors.

Volunteers Make a Difference

Your volunteer work is vital to the success of our students and our school.  Please sign up to volunteer.

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July 27

PTO Family Park Social

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
July 30

School Board Meeting

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
August 12
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August 15