Religious Education

We believe that children a vital part of our Catholic Community.  It is imperative to help them experience this world in a Catholic Christian community, where the values of love, peace, and social justice are lived daily and where respect and dignity are afforded to all.

The Church teaches that families are the primary teachers of children.  The home is the first place that faith is witnessed.  Parents may share this responsibility with others, but they do not relinquish it.  The goal of  Religious Education is to assist families in passing on the Catholic faith to their children.


PROGRAM OVERVIEW:        Youth Formation is for children and youth from 1st through 5th grade who are not attending a Catholic school. EDGE Middle school ministry, is for students who are in the 6th – 8th grades. Through a variety of programs and activities, we assist families in helping their children form a lasting relation with Jesus and learning about our Catholic Faith.  Weekly classes are led by volunteer catechists (teachers) of different ages, cultures and life experiences.  Classes begin in September and end in May.  Life Teen is the first steps to being Confirmed for public and Catholic school teens.


SACRAMENTAL PREPARATION:           Religious Education prepares children for the sacraments of Reconciliation (Confession) and First Communion.  There is also a program to prepare children, 7 years old and up, for Baptism and full initiation into the Catholic Church. Confirmation is a 3 year process starting in the 9th grade. Students receive the sacrament of Confirmation during their 11th grade year.


CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL NEEDS:        All children are entitled to come to know Jesus and participate in the life of the church to whatever degree they are able.  If you have a child with a special need, we can work with you to set up a plan for your child.



RETURNING FAMILIES – registration packets will be mailed to you by the first week of July 2018. If everything is correct on your forms you may call the office to pay your registration fee.

NEW FAMILIES– To register for the 2018/2019 school year you need print and fill out all forms below and return them to the office according to the dates and times specified in your registration letter.





Photos of our amazing students

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Vacation Bible School 2013

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Jasper 2013VBS 2013.11The Passion Play over the years

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Oakland Youth Day 2012

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VBS 2011

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Old School

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