Benet Academy is a four-year college-preparatory high school. It was founded in 1887 and is affiliated with the…More Roman Catholic Church's Diocese of Joliet. The facility is owned and operated by St. Procopius Abbey.
Benet Academy emphasizes extracurricular activities, religious instruction and opportunities for a faith-filled life. The dedicated staff creates a supportive environment for academic excellence.
Tuition is $8,800 for the 2010-2011 school year. Admission is based on an applicant's score on the standardized entrance exam. Priority is given to Catholic applicants. The school also considers the applicant's relation to Benet alumni and current students, and his or her elementary school test scores and essays.
Stephen Marth is the principal at this home of the Redwings, which offers the following activities and more: intramurals, choir and chorus, color guard, chamber orchestra, concert band, concert chorale, drama, debate, jazz band, Madrigals, marching band, Marians, mass choir, Model U.N., Mr. Redwing, Muse Literary Magazine, musicals, National French Honors Society, National Honors Society, newspaper, outreach, peer leaders, peer ministry, pep band, pit orchestra, ping pong, stage crew, string orchestra, student ambassadors, student government, St. Wenceslaus Servers, symphonic band, wind ensemble and the yearbook committee.