Learning for Living at Benedictine

Helping individuals with disabilities for 60 years with educational, residential, vocational and day services for children and adults ages 5 and older.

School programs include: functional academics; speech therapy; psychological, psychiatric, social work, counseling and case management; assistive technology; physical and occupational therapy; vocational and transitional services; and intensive collaborative programs designed for students within the Autism Spectrum.

Benedictine Adult Services is a residential and vocational program for adults ages 22 to 60+ who live in the community or in group homes with peers and continue to work within the Benedictine vocational program. 

Benedictine is a fully approved, non-sectarian service provider caring for individuals with special needs without regard to racial, ethnic, or religious background, on Maryland’s Eastern Shore.

Our CORE VALUES are Compassionate Caring,

Dignity of Work and Hospitality.

 
 

News and Events

Social Worker Month: Meet Ms. Nancy

Meet Ms. Nancy:   Social Worker Month each March is a time to celebrate Benedictine’s dedicated Case Management team and the valuable profession of social work. Our team of social ...
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Social Worker Month: Meet Ms. Laura

Meet Ms. Laura Mitchell, a social worker who started her passion for helping students here at Benedictine seven years ago. On her career path, she first earned her Bachelor’s in ...
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Spring Benefit 2020 Update

A message from Spring Benefit Event Co-Chairs: We’re sad to announce today that our Spring Benefit and all related activities scheduled for the weekend of April 24-25 have been cancelled. Many ...
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COVID-19 Statement – Current Policies & Recommendations

UPDATE: March 25, 2020 School Message Good Afternoon,   As you may have heard, this morning Governor Hogan and Maryland State Department of Education Superintendent Karen Salmon announced the continued closing ...
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Benedictine’s 60th Anniversary Spring Benefit Gala set for April 25

RIDGELY, Md., (March 2, 2020) – Benedictine’s annual Spring Benefit fundraising event is set for Saturday, April 25th at the Tidewater Inn in Easton, Md. Guests are invited join the ...
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Benedictine participant named Maryland Works Employee of the Year

BALTIMORE, Md., (Dec. 11, 2019) – Maryland Works, Inc. named Elizabeth “Betsy” Partridge Employee of the Year during the organization’s 12th Annual Employment Awards Luncheon at the BWI Marriott in ...
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Choptank Electric Trust provides gift of mobility to Benedictine students

RIDGLEY, Md., (Dec. 2, 2019) – In a recent grant award from Choptank Electric Trust’s Operation Round Up, the Trust’s non-profit whose aim is to improve the quality of life ...
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Easton couple donates accessible van and motorized wheelchair to Benedictine

RIDGLEY, Md., (Nov. 25, 2019) – Paul and Holly Fine of Easton, Md. recently donated a wheelchair-accessible van and a motorized wheelchair to Benedictine, to help meet the transportation needs ...
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Benedictine receives Excellence in Media Award

TOWSON - The Maryland Chapter of the National Rehabilitation Association on Friday, Nov. 8, recognized Benedictine communication manager Devon Bistarkey with the Excellence in Media Award at the 2019 Maryland ...
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Couples gift brings Benedictine’s Charity Golf fundraising total to $90k

EASTON, Md., (Nov. 12, 2019) – News of the recent success of Benedictine’s annual Charity Golf Tournament, held Friday, Oct. 18 at the Talbot Country Club in Easton, Md., which ...
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As an essential service...The show must go on at Benedictine!
Please join us in thanking our teachers and direct service professionals who are caring for more than 100 children and adults on our campus and in our community group homes. Feel free to share.
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As an essential service...The show must go on at Benedictine! 
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Benedictine saves lives!! Thank you so much to the entire staff, res staff and support personnel who make miracles happen every day!! Hug my baby for me!!

Thank you ALL so much . This family appreciates all of you for all you do for Jimmy and us.

All the staff do a wonderful job with students. You rock xx

You all do an amazing job!!!

Love that smile! I hope he’s dancing the days away

Thank you 😊

Thank You..🙏

Thank you!!!!

Kelsey Kurtz my heart UGH 💛💛💛

Hello!!!! Thank you BenSchool!

WE ARE AWESOME

Words cannot Express the dedication of the Benedictine staff. Loving our children unconditionally. Putting themselves and their families at risk. Love to them all. 🤗🤗

My little man !!😀

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21 hours ago

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A special message from Sister Patricia:
"I’m proud to be a Benedictine! I’m proud to be associated with the Benedictine School and its past and present staffs, board members, students! God bless all of you! Stay safe and healthy!"
Love and prayers ,
🌻Sr. Patricia Gamgort, OSB
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Thank you sister! God Bless you and all the sisters

Thank you Sister, Stay safe and healthy to all the Sisters.

Thank you sister. Stay safe xxx

God Bless you all 🙏❤️

Love to you Sr. Patricia❤️

Thank you Sr. Patricia.

Thank you Sr. Patricia Love to you and all the sisters! God Bless 🙏🙏❣️

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2 days ago

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Not even the "virus" can stop Spring from arriving! Students up-cycled tires to make individual gardens at the Garden Center. Our staff are doing their best to keep the kids busy with fun and productive activities. ... See MoreSee Less

Not even the virus can stop Spring from arriving! Students up-cycled tires to make individual gardens at the Garden Center. Our staff are doing their best to keep the kids busy with fun and productive activities.Image attachment

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Awesome idea... I may try this😍

how cool is that !

Great idea!

Outstanding

How wonderful

Very cool!

Awesome

Love this

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3 days ago

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Check out this colorful masterpiece by our students! Unusual times call for creative projects in small groups! Great that so many participated - and all chalk supplies were wiped down between usage. ... See MoreSee Less

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What a great project!

Beautiful!

Beautiful!

It’s beautiful!

Beautiful!

Love this

Can that be sealed to save it

Beautiful ❤

gorgeous 🙏🙏🙏❤️❤️❤️

I love this! My baby. The World According to Jake & Empowering Autism Caregivers, LLC TM

that is so cool !

Fantastic!

Love it... ❤

awesome

Awesome 👍. They did a super job.

A true work of art and talent 🎨❤️

Wonderful project!

❤️❤️❤️

It is beautiful

That's awesome!

Beautiful

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