Sacramental Preparation

Students in Grade 2 are prepared for the reception of the sacraments of First Reconciliation and First Holy Communion. Preparation is by the classroom teacher during the students’ daily religion class. In addition, there is coordination and cooperation with the parish religious education program. Students typically receive the sacrament of First Reconciliation during Lent. First Holy Communion is scheduled for late April or early May. A parent information meeting for both sacraments is held in February each year.

Students in Grade 7 are prepared for the reception of the Sacrament of Confirmation. Preparation is by the classroom teacher during the students’ daily religion class. Students are also required to engage in acts of community service. In addition, there is coordination and cooperation with the parish religious education program. Students receive the Sacrament of Confirmation in the fall of their Grade 8 school year. A parent information meeting is held in March each year.