ELIZABETH — The Benedictine Academy Parents Association held a “Welcome Back Cookout” at the school in Elizabeth on Saturday, Sept. 24. Many new and returning school families and friends attended and enjoyed a great afternoon, complemented by plenty of burgers, hot dogs, corn, plus homemade entrees, salads and desserts prepared for the event. A tuition raffle and a gift basket raffle were held. Students at the Academy supervised entertainment for children who attended.
Benedictine Academy parent Yasmin Pernas of Hillside (foreground, right), serves other parents and family members at the school’s “Welcome Back Cookout.”
Joao Roque of Newark (left) and John Pernas of Hillside, school parents helping out at Benedictine Academy’s annual “Welcome Back Cookout”, take a water break during the event. The pair helped cook many burgers and hot dogs for the large crowd that attended the Benedictine Academy Parents Association annual event.
Joe Travesso of Irvington (foreground, left) enjoyed Benedictine Academy’s annual “Welcome Back Cookout.”. Travesso’s daughter Daniella, is a senior at the all-female Catholic college prep high school. The event was sponsored by the Academy’s Parents Association.
All photos courtesy of Benedictine Academy
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