Saint Benedict Catholic School

“Ora Et Labora”

Pray and Work

To love God and others through

academic excellence


Saint Benedict School; 12786 S. Illinois Street; Elberta, Alabama 36530-0819



Saint Benedict Catholic School is a fully accredited, parochial Catholic elementary school, is comprised of students in Pre-Kindergarten through grade 8.  It is at the heart of Baldwin County in Elberta, Alabama serving the six parish communities of Our Lady of the Gulf in Gulf Shores,  Saint Bartholomew in Elberta,  Saint John in Magnolia Springs, Saint Joseph in Lillian, Saint Margaret of Scotland in Foley, and Saint Thomas by the Sea in Orange Beach. 

Our faculty consists of certified teachers, including a special education certified resource teacher and a licensed counselor.  Para-professionals, music, art and Spanish teachers complete the highly qualified, caring, professional staff of Saint Benedict School.

Saint Benedict School offers a challenging curriculum which emphasizes formation of mind, body and spirit through the teaching of Christian, Catholic values. Various intramural and interscholastic sports and extra curricular activities are offered.  Two Extended Day Care programs are available either through the school or the YMCA in Foley.  Special summer offerings, such as Reading Camp, round out the year.  Saint Benedict School has a family like atmosphere where parental involvement is required and vital.