Recent Press Releases!

TO: Sports and Lifestyle Departments, Union Leader

FROM: Michael McLaughlin, Principal of Saint Benedict Academy

DATE: September 4, 2013

SUBJECT: Saint Benedict Academy Receives USTA Tennis Grant

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Saint Benedict Academy has been awarded a $500 equipment grant from the United States Tennis Association. The grant was awarded in conjunction with Nickelodeon’s National Day of Play. The grant came in the form of new rackets, tennis balls, and a portable tennis net. The equipment will enhance the Physical Education curriculum at Saint Benedict Academy through teaching students the fundamental skills set for success in the sport of tennis.

Saint Benedict Academy is a private, Catholic elementary school housed at Saint Raphael’s Parish on Manchester’s West Side. Opened in 1889, Saint Benedict Academy celebrates is 125th year of offering a faith-filled, academically-challenging curriculum to students. For more information, visit us on Facebook or go to www.stbenedictacademy.org.

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 TO: Sports and Lifestyle Departments, Union Leader

FROM: Michael McLaughlin, Principal of Saint Benedict Academy

DATE: September 5, 2013

SUBJECT: Saint Benedict Academy Receives USLA Lacrosse Grant

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Saint Benedict Academy has been awarded an equipment grant from the United States Lacrosse Association. The grant came in the form of new STX soft lacrosse sticks and balls to teach the 120 elementary school students the fundamentals of lacrosse. The students are excited about the addition of lacrosse to the Physical Education curriculum.

Saint Benedict Academy is a private, Catholic elementary school housed at Saint Raphael’s Parish on Manchester’s West Side. Opened in 1889, Saint Benedict Academy celebrates is 125th year of offering a faith-filled, academically-challenging curriculum to students. For more information, visit us on Facebook or go to www.stbenedictacademy.org.