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Sophomore Chaplain Colleen W. lovingly decked the sophomore lockers with prayers to St. Agnes, the patron saint of girls, in honor of her Feast Day today! 🙏🐊🍬 ... See MoreSee Less

Sophomore Chaplain Colleen W. lovingly decked the sophomore lockers with prayers to St. Agnes, the patron saint of girls, in honor of her Feast Day today! 🙏🐊🍬Image attachment

Behold, the winners of the Gator Gingerbread Challenge!
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We were so excited to see all of the beautiful submissions and ultimately couldn’t choose just one!
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In first place, we have this winter wonderland (including a bell tower and Gator pond!) by Cacci A. Swipe to see the second and third place winning houses by Brody C. and Summer J.—they’re absolutely delectable!
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Tragedy struck the gingerbread jewel of Lola M. before it could be submitted, so we had to send home a little consolation prize.
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Thank you to everyone who participated! The Admissions Office will reach out to winners to distribute prizes.

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Student Life at Saint Gertrude

The Benedictine Schools of Richmond


With a view toward their history and a desire to strengthen Catholic education, Benedictine College Preparatory and Saint Gertrude High School unified under a single new corporation, The Benedictine Schools of Richmond, in January 2020.

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Performing Arts


The visual and performing arts program allows students to experience inspiration and the joy of creativity, demonstrate excellence, and infuse our lives with meaning.

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Global Learning


The international travel program has grown into the the Global Learning Program, offering students new ways to experience cultures in Europe and Haiti.

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Clubs and Organizations


We offer a wide range of co-curricular and extracurricular activities to meet the needs of all students and to provide an opportunity to develop leadership skills and self confidence.

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Spiritual Life


A well-rounded education should reflect and reinforce the essential relationship between God, human-kind, and the universe – and is respectful of one’s individual faith.

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Freshmen Friends


Freshmen Friends is a peer support program set up for all incoming ninth graders that continues throughout the four years.

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Discover Leadership


We incorporate a skill-building program in which our students can discover the roles and styles of leadership that work for them, and learn to put these lessons to work in everything they take on.

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Athletics


Our athletic program boasts 12 sports and 21 teams. The primary campus houses a gymnasium, exercise and training rooms, and an onsite VCU Sports Medicine athletic trainer. Our state-of-the-art Outdoor Athletic Center is a 16-acre complex with a turf field, grass field, softball field, six tennis courts, field house, and walking path.

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The Saint Gertrude Advantage

ALL GIRL

Saint Gertrude is the only high school in the Richmond area where all classes are single gender. Statistics continue to show this as an educational advantage for our girls.

SMALL SCHOOL

With fewer than 300 students on our entire campus, each girl is guaranteed the personal attention she deserves. Our average class size is 15.

CATHOLIC + BENEDICTINE

well-rounded education should reflect and reinforce the essential relationship between God, human-kind and the universe — and is respectful of one’s individual faith.

RICHMOND

With the recent announcement of the Benedictine Schools of Richmond, we joined Benedictine College Prep in Goochland where a new, state-of-the-art academic is being built for Saint Gertrude.

At Saint Gertrude, we combine the best of academic tradition, educational innovation, spiritual formation and commitment to the service of others to create a high school experience unlike any other in the greater Richmond area.