Junior Preparatory |
So far we have been journeying through the season of lent – the season where we have been disciplining ourselves through prayer, fasting and almsgiving. Numerous reasons for this Lenten observance ... read more.
The St Benedict's Board of Governors met on Thursday, 25 February 2015. Together with our bursar, Coleen Mowatt, I was in a position to table the 2015 Financial Report. Included below - in the interests of transparency - are the major threads of that discussion:... read more.
In a boys' school your son will have the freedom to be himself. Boys thrive in a monastic academic setting where they can get on with being themselves. A boys' school will provide your son with the opportunity to develop his own unique character in an environment where his strengths are encouraged and his weaknesses are supported.
The attitudes and values we teach are firmly grounded in the traditions of Catholic education. We draw our strength and inspiration from our faith; we do not yield to the pressures of social trends; we believe that Christian formation through the fostering of gospel values is one of our fundamental purposes.
We believe in a holistic education and value academic achievement and compulsory participation in sport at the College level. St Benedict's is a school focussed on excellence, where each boy is encouraged to perform to his full potential in the classroom and on the sports field.
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."
"You are the light of the world...Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works and give glory to your Father who is in heaven."
"It is exercise alone that supports spirits, and keeps the mind in vigor."
"Culture is the process by which a person becomes all that they were created capable of being."
Our Vision, Our Mission