YOUTH FAITH FORMATION
Registration for the 2023-2024 school year will be available later this summer!
Catechesis of the Good Shepherd - ages 3-6
Catechesis of the Good Shepherd is a Montessori-based curriculum. Children are introduced to materials they can find at Mass or in the life of Jesus Christ. Children are read scriptures, parables, and Old Testament prophecies. They can reenact them through dioramas and figures in a quiet, prayerful atmosphere. Art materials are also available to create prayer cards and prayerful art as they feel moved.
First Sacraments - ages 7-14 (2nd-8th grade)
First Sacrament classes prepare children to receive their First Reconciliation in December, then begins preparation to receive their First Communion in the spring. Classes are typically split into groups of ages 7-10 and 11-14.
Youth Group - ages 13-18 (8th-12th grade)
Youth group provides weekly a friendly place for teens to gather to learn about their faith, participate in spiritual enrichment, help others through service projects. Youth group meets weekly through the school year.
Confirmation - ages 13-18 (8th-12th grade)
Confirmation classes prepare teenagers to receive the sacrament of Confirmation. Confirmation preparation picks up after youth group ends for the year, ending with Confirmation in September.