Catechism/ CCD/Religious Education

Preschool and Kindergarten Religious Education and Registration

Our Preschool Religious Education Program is held during the 10:00 am Mass on Sundays from September through April in the preschool room in the basement of the church.  The program is open to children ages 4 and 5 and children enrolled in kindergarten.  Preregistration is required and the cost is $25 per year.  Registration begins in August.

The children participate in a weekly lesson that includes teaching, songs, and crafts.  The Seeds curriculum from Pflaum Publishing is used.  

For registering preschool children, click here to complete the form online. Otherwise click here to print and mail or return to parish office.

Religious Education for Grades 1-8 and Registration

The Religious Education Program for school-aged students begins with an opening Mass on the Wednesday of Labor Day week and concludes with a closing Mass on the first Wednesday of May. Early registration is held in April and offers a discounted registration fee.  Regular registration is accepted May through August.

Religious Education for students in grades 1 through 5 is held on Wednesday evenings from 6:30 – 7:45 pm in the parish education center.  Textbooks used are the Alive in Christ series from Our Sunday Visitor.  

Religious Education for students in grades 6 through 8 is held on Wednesday evenings from 6:30 – 8:00 pm in the parish education center.  The curriculum used is EDGE Middle School Ministry from Life Teen.

For  registering Grades 1-8 children, click here to complete the form online. Otherwise,  click here to print and mail or return to the parish office.

Volunteers

All of our Religious Formation Programs rely on volunteers to serve as catechists, aides, substitutes, and facilitators.  All volunteers in youth programs must comply with the Diocesan Youth Protection Program to be eligible to serve. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact the Director of Parish Religious Formation.