Author: Devon Bistarkey

The Benedictine School recognizes 13 graduates
17 Jun

The Benedictine School held its annual graduation ceremony on Thursday, June 13, to celebrate the accomplishments of 13 students. The ceremony recognized the individual achievements of each graduate with a special award presentation. Parents, students and staff gathered on campus at the School’s updated community center. Previously convent space used by the Sisters, the chapel […]

Cruise in the for the Kids benefits Benedictine
03 Jun

The Chesapeake Classic Car Club hosted their summer “Cruise-in for the Kids” on Saturday, June 2 at the Easton Waterside Village shopping center near the Chic-Fil-A restaurant. In total, $1,000 was raised at the event and donated to the Benedictine Foundation to benefit the kids and adults. The cruise-in filled the parking lot with classic […]

Occupational Therapy Month: Meet Susan
17 Apr

As part of Occupational Therapy Month, we are featuring a member of our therapy team each week! Meet Susan, a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant who has been at Benedictine for seven years. Working in a variety of settings including public schools, group homes, adult day care, and nursing homes, Susan has more than 35 years […]

April is Occupational Therapy Month: Meet Theresa
08 Apr

April is Occupational Therapy Month! OT’s are part of a vitally important profession here at Benedictine that helps students participate in the things they want and need to do through the therapeutic use of everyday activities. Meet Theresa, who has been at Benedictine for nearly 4 years as an Occupational Therapist. With 25 years of […]

Benedictine School graduate Andrew C. recently took home multiple bronze medals at this year’s 2019 Special Olympics World Summer Games held in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates from March 14–21, 2019. “We are pleased to report that Andrew won two bronze medals at the 3.5 level of play: one in singles and one in mixed […]

Freas Foundation funds therapeutic bikes and seating for Benedictine students
15 Mar

A recent Freas Foundation grant funded therapeutic seating for each of Benedictine’s special education classrooms. The project to purchase specialized seating for 13 classrooms along with two adaptive tricycles designed for people with physical disabilities, was supported by the $7,500 grant award. Specialized seating benefits the more than 60 Benedictine students, many of whom have […]

Koons Toyota of Easton donates to Benedictine’s Annual Fund Campaign: Inspired to Give
13 Dec

This giving season, Koons Toyota of Easton, made a contribution to Benedictine’s Annual Fund Campaign: Inspired to Give, in support of children and adults with developmental disabilities. As one of the top six employers on the shore, many Benedictine employees are customers at Koons, providing the inspiration for the Koons team to give back to […]