Fast Facts

Enrollment: 556
Ages/grades: Infant-8th grade
Average class size: 
Preschool: 14
Kindergarten - 4th: 13
5th - 8th Grade:  16

FROM 2020-2021 DATA:
Teacher-to-student ratio: 1:7
(79 teaching faculty members)
Student diversity: 37% are culturally or ethnically diverse; 42% male and 58% female
Tuition: $7,913 - $14,276 based on grade
Year founded: 2009

School hours:
Infant-2years  9:00am to 1:00pm
Preschool/Pre-K   8:45am to 12:45pm
Kindergarten 8:10am to 2:25pm
1st-5th grades 8:10am to 3:15pm
6th-8th grades 8:00am to 3:10pm
 
All students in grades K-8th dismiss on Friday afternoons at 2:20pm.

After Care ends at 6 pm

Infant-2 years
Before Care 7:30 - 9:00am
After Care 1 - 4:30pm

% of faculty with an advanced degree:
45% in 2018-19

St. Benedict's graduates are accepted into well-known independent high schools as well as Cobb County Magnet and IB programs including Atlanta Girls' School, Campbell IB, Cobb County Center For Excellence in the Performing Arts, Galloway School, Holy Innocents' Episcopal School, Holy Spirit Preparatory School, The Lovett School, The Mount Vernon School, Pace Academy, Wheeler Magnet, The Walker School, Westminster, Whitefield Academy, Woodward Academy, and others. 

Spanish is part of core curriculum (4 days/week) and is taught by a team of native Spanish speakers.

Religious curriculum is taught to students in Kindergarten through 8th grade once per week. Students in Preschool through 8th grade attend weekly chapel services.

Various learning styles are accommodated by two teachers in every classroom through the 3rd grade as well as a Student Support team comprised of Learning Resource and Reading Specialists.

 

Arts: Enriching classes in the Fine Arts for every grade in Kindergarten through 8th grade, including drama, creative movement, art, music, band, and chorus.

 

Technology: St. B's is a school with 1:1 technology for grades K - 8th

Promethean Boards (interactive white boards) in each K-8th classroom.

1:1 iPads K - 3rd Grade

1:1 Chromebook program for 4th-8th, including keyboarding instruction

Platforms utilized include Zoom, Seesaw and Google

Classroom

Athletics: Cross country, basketball, youth passing football league, golf, swimming

Campus: Main campus for Infant-3rd grade (includes church/nave for chapel and performances) with green athletic field, blacktop, and two playgrounds.

New 4th Grade building "The Hive," with access to athletic field and playground.

South Campus for 5th through 8th grades with large green athletic field and blacktop.

Numerous outdoor learning and eating spaces on all three campuses.

Weekly summer camp programs are open to students and to the community for Preschool - 8th grade

Accreditation: SAIS/SACS

Memberships: AAAIS, GISA, NAIS, NAES

Application due date: February 8, 2021

for Kindergarten through 8th grade 

Admissions for our Preschool is rolling throughout the school year.

Financial aid application due date: March 15, 2021