Henry Moss is the only student in Savannah who has been selected as a 2022 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalist. He scored 1590 out of 1600 on the Scholastic Achievement Test. He earned a perfect 800 on the math portion of the test and scored 790 out of 800 in English.
Hilda De La Guardia, 83, recalls the scared silence among the airplane’s passengers as they taxied down the runway and prepared to depart Havana, Cuba. It was 1962, and Hilda and her husband, Mario, and their 1-year-old son, Mario, Jr., were on the brink of escaping Fidel Castro’s communist Cuba and flying to freedom.
It was Memorial Day. Benedictine Military School science teacher Ms. Adell Sheahan and 13 teenagers – eight students who attend Benedictine Military School and five from St. Vincent’s Academy – had arrived in Puerto Rico the previous day on a mission trip.
Benedictine Military School is in the beginning stages of building a critical program, the Benedictine Hospitality: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee, to support the school’s mission to “form and educate young men from diverse backgrounds.”