REV YOUR ENGINES!
20 Dec

ANNAPOLIS DONOR SHARES HIS STORY Gordon Schaaf, 82 of Annpolis, says his middle name is “Tenacious.” A retired Navy pilot and Benedictine donor, Schaaf has embraced the aging process, learning to snow ski at age 45; scuba diving at age 66, and riding a motorcycle at age 72. He comments, “I start late, but I […]

Benedictine awarded Freas Foundation grant to develop multi-sensory environment
14 Dec

Benedictine awarded Freas Foundation grant to develop multi-sensory environment Benedictine received $7,500 to fund a Multi-Sensory Environment Center on the School’s campus in Ridgely, Maryland. The grant, awarded by the Freas Foundation of Julian, Pa., will support the purchase of various therapeutic equipment needs for the creation of the Center. A sensory learning environment will […]

Case Managers: Daily support, daily care for each child
09 Dec

Case managers: Daily support, daily care for each child East student at Benedictine is a picture made up of many different puzzle pieces. Collecting the pieces and putting together the whole picture of each child is an essential role of Benedictine’s Case Management Team. Their expertise helps Benedictine’s teachers, direct support professionals, parents and other […]

Benedictine continues to partner with community employers for student work experiences
05 Dec

Benedictine continues to partner with community employers for student work experiences Written by: Julie Hickey, Education Director Community work experiences can offer a positive learning experience; validation of progress made, and needed workers for the community. In addition to several Benedictine- run businesses that offer work experience for students, Benedictine partners with a variety of […]

FAIRFIELD INN IS TRAINING INCUBATOR FOR BENEDICTINE’S YOUNG ADULTS
22 Aug

As well-rested hotel guests sip coffee in the lobby at the Fairfield Inn and Suites Marriott in Easton, Maryland, students who are a part of Benedictine’s Supported Employment Program have already started their workday. Beyond the modern coastal-charm inside the newly-built hotel, the Fairfield Inn has one feature that makes each visitor’s experience unique – […]

15th Annual Chrome City Ride
21 Jul

Visit Event Page This year’s Chrome City Ride at the Benedictine School in Ridgely, Md., on Sunday, July 31, 2016, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. will feature hundreds of gleaming motorcycles, awesome street rods, and classic and custom cars from all over Maryland and Delaware. Riders will gather at designated registration locations in Seaford, […]