Functions of the PTO

Comprised of the Headmaster, Assistant Headmaster, Faculty and Parents or Guardians of currently enrolled students, the Benedictine PTO shall:

  • Promote the education and spiritual welfare of the students by encouraging the ideals of Christian education and an active religious life.
  • Foster improved understanding of the mutual educational responsibilities of students, parents and faculty.
  • Work in conjunction with the Abbot, Headmaster and Assistant Headmaster.
  • Encourage and promote the continued development and growth of the school and the general principles of Catholic education.
  • Serve as liaisons for important school and external organizations.
  • Host special events throughout the school year.
  • Provide hospitality services for school events and activities.
  • Provide support services for the school and its functions.
  • Support the needs of the school through any funds generate.

Major events include:

Event Date Volunteers Needed?
New Family Picnic Aug. 25 Senior Class
Cookie Friday (Cadet Shop) Continuous Yes
Back-to-School Night Aug. 29 Yes
Pep Rally Aug. 31  
Field Day Sep. 14  
Freshman Hop Sep. 14  
Sponsors Review Sep. 20  
Homecoming Oct. 6  
Mother/Son Dinner Nov. 3  
Faculty Christmas Purse Dec. 17  
Christmas Decorating Nov. 26-27  
Grandparents LuncheonSponsors Ball Dec. 1  
Grandparents LuncheonGrandparents Luncheon Dec. 7  
Lessons & Carols Dec. 11  
BCCC Tournament Dec. 26-29  
Father/Son Dinner March 16  
College Night    
Teacher Appreciation Luncheon Early May  
Prom May 3  
Stock Teacher Lounge Continuous  
Lunchroom Volunteers Continuous