Religious Education News



Spring 2017 Religious Education Program Dates

There will be NO CLASSES on EASTER SUNDAY, April 16.

CLASSES for our public school children in Grades 1-8 and our diocesan school students in Grade 2 will resume on Divine Mercy Sunday, April 23 from 9:15—10:30 AM in our Parish Center.

Sunday, April 30, will be the last day for Religious Education Classes for the 2016—2017 Program Year. A CLOSING CEREMONY to mark the occasion will be held from 9:15—10:30 AM in our Parish Center. Parents and guests of the children are invited to attend. Mrs. Lucchi will introduce Our First Holy Communion Class 2017 and our Confirmation Class 2017, acknowledge our 8th Grade Graduates, and present Attendance Awards for all grades.

Classes are scheduled for Sunday mornings 9:15-10:30 AM for Grades 1-8 from Catechical Sunday (the third Sunday in September) through the last Sunday in April each year. They are held in the Parish Center (formerly Sacred Hearts of Jesus & Mary School).

Mrs. Mary Ann Lucchi, Director of Religious Education is also responsible for sacramental preparation including Baptism, First Penance, First Eucharist and Confirmation.

Parish catechists are: Grade 1 – Miss Sarah Andres, Grade 2 – Miss Nicole Adamski, Grade 3 –Miss Nicole Evans, Grade 4 – Miss Jennifer Andres, Grade 5 – Mr. Don McKeon, Grade 6 – Mr. John Lucchi, Grade 7/8 – Mrs. Patricia Moran. Mrs. Theresa Volski serves as coordinatorof the parish’s “Missionary Childhood Association,” and Mrs. Jackie Stevens is hall monitor.

Substitute catechists include Miss Marilynn Bisciaio and Mrs. Suzanne Jones.