The Buzz: St. Benedict Preparatory School Online Weekly Newsletter

In This Section:

  • Save the Dates
  • Schedule Pick Up Week--Do you have your schedule?
  • Grade 11-12 Booklist
  • Welcome New Teachers
  • 1st day of School 
  • AGORA 2018!
  • Warm Weather Uniform


Tuesday, August 29th Read Around the Block
Wednesday, August 30th-BACK TO SCHOOL MASS--Dress Uniform
Wednesday, August 30th-BACK TO SCHOOL NIGHT PARENT MEETINGS 6:00pm
Monday, September 4th-NO SCHOOL --HAPPY LABOR DAY
Friday, September 8th- Parent Mixer in the evening
Friday, September 22nd- All juniors and seniors attend the College Fair at Josephinum High School
Friday, September 29th- No School Professional Development Day


Schedule pick-up will take place Monday, August 14th through Friday, August 18th between the hours of 8:00 A.M. and 12:00 Noon.  

**Because financial papers will need to be signed, parents must be present in order for schedules

    to be released.

All forms must be filled out prior to students being allowed to attend class. 

**All forms must be complete and turned into the main office in order for schedules to be  

    released. If you are in need of any forms please contact Mrs. Moore at

Questions? Please call the school office at (773) 539-0066


Please click here for the 2017-2018 High School student handbook. The handbook will not be printed in the student agenda this year. 



In order to prepare for the school year please click here for the 17-18 High School Booklist. All books must be brought to the 1st day of school.

Welcome To Our New Staff!

I’m thrilled to introduce you to the newest additions to our Bengal Family.  

Dr. Matt Martino - Science (Physics and Chemistry)

Dr. Karen Heaton Walsh - Science (Anatomy) 

Mrs. Adriana Kolev - French

Ms. Colleen Fahrenbach - Guidance Counselor

Mrs. Lauren Lamar - Inclusion

1st Day of School Grades 11-12  AUGUST 22nd

We look forward to welcoming our high school students back to school on Tuesday August 22nd. Students may wear regular school uniforms (It is not a Tuesday dress day uniform). Students should come with their books and school supplies.

AGORA 2018!

  • There are limited number of spaces still available in Chicago Art & Architecture and Arizona. These Agora trips are expected to close shortly. 

Please click here for the 2017-2018 Program Description for grades 11-12.

Please click here for the 2017-2018 Agora Registration form.


Warm Weather Uniform Option

The warm weather uniform option is from August 22-October 15th.  

- Navy or tan shorts may be worn as a dress uniform option (shorts of modest length)

- White or Grey gym shoes may be worn with shorts

- PE shorts may be worn as a PE uniform option

 - Please still pay attention to the temperature and dress your child appropriately.  Thank you!