* Model Judiciary -- Senior Joseph Romano was the winner of the Model Judiciary State Lead Supreme Court Appeal. The debate case was Commonwealth vs. Jamison (unreasonable search and seizure of controlled substance). Congratulations Cadet Romano!
* Creative Writing Contest -- all Cadets have been challenged to write an original short story based on an article that was published in the April 2009 Chevron - "Cadet Creates 'Penthouse' Room at BHS." The judges will be Journalism teacher, Barry Gibrall and Librarian, Sally Boykin. The winner of the contest will be announced on Awards Day and will receive $100 cash.
* Awards Day -- Benedictine's annual Awards Day will be held in the gymnasium at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, May 24th. This is when the entire student body, faculty, administration, scholarship donors, friends and family gather to celebrate this years academic achievements of the students. This is also when scholarship awards are made. We would love to have you join us for this truly special celebration.
* Graduation -- the 98th Commencement exercises will take place on Friday, June 4th at 7:30 p.m. in the gymnasium. For more information, or to review the announcements about the commencement speaker, click here.
Over spring break, a select group of students, faculty, parent chaperones and Headmaster Gresko took a trip to Rome. We invite you to look at the blog that the participants developed at http://www.benedictinecollegeprep.org/home/content.asp?id=1706 . At the bottom, you will find a link that takes you to the various papers submitted for the program. Next year's program is now in development -- Stay tuned for more information!
The 5th Annual Benedictine Art and Music Show will be held on Friday, May 7th from 6-10 p.m. at 325 W. Broad Street. This is a great venue where we can highlight the artistry and talent of the Cadets. There is no charge to stop by and view the artwork and listen to some great music. Pieces of pottery, paintings, and photography will be for sale. Please come by on Friday!