Visit SBA

Visit SBA


Visiting the St. Benedict at Auburndale campus is a must when students and families are making the decision about where to attend high school. Being in our halls and meeting the members of our SBA family really give visitors a sense of what life is like at SBA. Mark your calendars now to learn more about what makes SBA the right choice for YOU!  Check back soon for dates for these exciting admission events.
If you have questions, contact Justin Wharton, 901-260-2840.


Can't make it to one of our scheduled events?   Contact Director of Admissions Justin Wharton or call 901-260-2873 to schedule a private campus tour.  We ask that you give us 48 hours notice when scheduling your visit.


If you are a current eighth grade student or high school student wishing to transfer, you are invited to schedule a Shadow Day at SBA. These half-day shadows are reserved for students who have not had the opportunity to visit SBA during 8th Grade Visit Days and/or “Be an Eagle Day.”  Students attending a Shadow Day will be paired with a current SBA student and will have the opportunity to experience SBA by hearing from our Administration and Admissions Staff, attending classes and enjoying lunch in the Eagle Café.


FRIDAY, MARCH 20, 2020 12:30 PM-2:40 PM

Calling all 7th graders! Join us for a fun and informative afternoon at SBA, where students and parents will have the opportunity to learn more about the SBA Experience.

  •   This day is designed to give students and parents a sneak-peek at the SBA Experience!  Your day will include an overview of SBA, academic and athletic information, mini-class sessions and a campus tour.

Make your reservation here

Pre-ACT Practice Test

MARCH 21 9:00 AM – 11:15 AM  

  • The Pre-ACT prep offers 7th grade students a way to prepare for the Pre-ACT 8/9.  It will familiarize students with the test content and structure. The comprehensive scoring report will provide early feedback and help students identify strengths and any areas for improvement

Make your reservation here

Previous Events


8th-grade students have the opportunity to experience “8th-Grade Visit Days”.  This structured program allows students and parents see snapshots of what a typical day is like at SBA. Visitors will tour campus, experience student life and meet SBA students and faculty.

Do you attend a local Catholic middle school?

Your Visit Day will be scheduled via your respective school principal. Since the entire class comes for the Visit Day the student is not required to register, however, we do ask that ALL PARENTS planning to attend with their student register for planning purposes.


Shadow day for 8th-graders and high school students currently enrolled in public school.  We set aside this day exclusively for public school students wishing to experience a day as an Eagle.  You will be paired with a current SBA student, attend classes, hear from our Administration and Admissions staff and enjoy lunch in the Eagle Café.

“BE AN EAGLE DAY”  - 8th Grade Shadow Day

This is your introduction to The Nest! 

Current 8thgrade students are invited to spend the day on the SBA campus with a SBA student. Experience the typical freshman day, enjoy lunch in the Eagle Café and attend one of our famous pep rallies in The Nest!