Special Events Upcoming!
The 13th Annual St. Benedict Oktoberfest is scheduled for September 15-17, 2017 in the Festplatz at the corners of Hanover and N. Belmont Avenues. Sponsorship and volunteer opportunities abound! This is RVA’s favorite Oktoberfest attended by well over 35,000 guests each year! This event raises direct and indirect financial aid support for St. Benedict School, as well as St. Benedict Parish’s scholarship program.
Parents Back-to-School Night and Comet Campaign Kick Off! Wednesday Sept. 7th 2016 in St. Anselm’s Hall. Come and enjoy tasty treats while catching up with friends-old and making friends-new! Always a great way to kick off the new school year and our Comet Campaign!
Fall Fest – October 22, 2016. Get your costumes together and get ready to Trunk-or-Treat with your Comets and our Annual SBCS FallFest!
Grandparent’s & Grandfriend’s Day – November 11, 2016. A patriotic celebration of our Grandparents and special loved ones at school with a school Mass in thanksgiving for our Veterans, musical performances and classroom fun!
Candlelight Lessons & Carols Service – December 14, 2016, 6:30pm. A highlight of our school year, this beautiful student presentation of Carols and Advent readings at St. Benedict Church. Its the perfect way our school comes together to prepare for Christ’s birth and the Christmas season!
Spring Gala – May 6, 2017. Everyone’s favorite grown-up party! Hosted by our Parent-Teacher Organization, with proceeds designated to selected projects and programs. Silent auction, live auction, festive food, dancing and fun! Always a great time!