Pastor: Father William McFarlane
Deacon: Erik Zeimys
Religious Education Coordinator: Ann Bulanda
We are a Gospel-based
Catholic community that truly strives through
worship, ministry and service to live, grow and be
challenged by the message of Jesus Christ. We strive
to develop an awareness of God's constant presence
among us, while instilling sound Christian morals
and values in our children, so that they may develop
spiritually for continued success through their
goal for your child is to receive a faithful and
spiritual education while attending our program. Our
Religious Program is an eight year program
where students begin in first grade, make their
Reconciliation and Communion in 2nd grade, then
continue their education and will finish with the
Sacrament of Confirmation in 8th grade. Our students
start the process of Confirmation in 7th grade.
Students will be allowed to register for grades 2-8
if family provides a letter from the child’s former
Religious Education Program or Catholic School. It
is important to attend class every week, complete
assignments, and attend Mass weekly.
Registration for the
2018-2019 School Year will be from July 9, 2018-
August 31, 2018
$50 Registration fee is due by Friday, August 31, 2018 with
completed registration forms.
**Note: this registration fee will go toward your tuition fee. For
example: You have 1 child and pay $50 registration
fee, you will only owe $45 Tuition.**
A $50 Late Registration Fee will be added on to bill if child is
registered after August 31, 2018.
(Registration is $100 after August 31, 2018 but only $50 of the fee
will go toward tuition).
Please download these files for more
About Our Religious Education Program
Our Religious Education Program
Our Religious Education
Program Calendar 2018-2019
Religious Education Fees 2018-2019
It is expected that families with children in Religious Education
regularly participate in the practice of their faith
by attending Mass every weekend.
For more information, please call the rectory
at (773) 927-6263
Registration fees are
of Our Lord
Classes are held
Evenings 6:00-7:00 pm
Religious Education Program Guidelines
Any child who is of grade 1 age is eligible to
enroll in the RE program.
A tuition fee must be paid in full.
Proper documents (i.e. Baptismal Certificates,
etc.) will be requested for your childs permanent
Certain documents are necessary to have on hand
before your child can receive a sacrament.
A registration Form must be completed prior to
your child attending class.
All children are expected to attend ALL class
If your child is absent for any reason, you
MUST phone in the absence.
More than 4 absences (excused OR unexcused)
may result in removal of your child from the
program for the year and to repeat the same grade
the following school year, including sacraments.
Follow the Golden Rule: Treat Others as you want
to be treated!
Be prompt and prepared for class.
Be prepared to learn and to have fun.
Listen to and respect authority figures.
Accept responsibility of behavior.
Use appropriate language.
Respect all property.
Be polite, cooperative and kind.
All classes use grade appropriate RE textbooks
from RCL Benziger publishing company.
In addition to these books catechists may
supplement their lessons by using art projects,
videos, bibles and any other materials related to
the lessons objective.
Please watch for any notes, homework, projects,
etc. in your childs take-home folder.
addition to these class dates and guidelines,
we expect to see you
every weekend at Mass.