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100 Years of Catholic Education


This year, we are celebrating a huge milestone at Saint Benedict Catholic School; it is our 100th birthday! We opened our doors in 1919, and we are proud to be the oldest parochial school in Richmond, still serving children from all walks of life with a classical, Catholic education.

We have a number of events lined up for our Centennial year, and we want to make sure you are part of it all. Please add the events below to your calendars so you are sure not to miss!

Centennial Events:

August 25, 2019 - Centennial Year Opening Mass at St. Benedict Church, 11:00am

Sept. 20-22, 2019 - Saint Benedict’s 15th Annual Oktoberfest

April 25, 2020 - Centennial Gala at The Commonwealth Club

April 26, 2020 - Centennial Mass with Bishop Knestout at St. Benedict Church, 11:00am

Other events include “100 Years of Service”, planned with the students that will include feeding the homeless, participating in food drives, and visiting the elderly.

Alumni, we would also love to hear some of your stories about your experience at Saint Benedict, and see some of your old photographs. If you have anything you’d like to share with us, please email  Note, we’d like to share them on our website, social media and video channels.





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