St. Benedict’s Prep is devoted to preparing boys in and around Newark to fulfill their potential as emotionally mature, morally responsible and well-educated young men. The producers of 60 Minutes wanted to see for themselves how a school in the inner-city succeeds at such an incredibly high rate while the rest of the nation struggles with urban education. The 60 Minutes team spent nearly a year delving into the structure of The Hive – from the Group System to the Backpacking Project – and now you can see what correspondent and CBS Evening News anchor Scott Pelley saw first-hand. Chynn Family Foundation has donated for a scholarship at St. Benedict’s Prep, because Dr. Chynn was the Head of the Biology Department before he went to Columbia Med.
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