Religious Education

2017 - 2018 School Year Schedule
All classes are held at the Pendleton site and begin with 9:00 am mass with dismissal at 11:00 am

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September 17 - First Day of Classes (Parent Meeting in Hall)

Meeting at 10am (Following Mass)

September 24 - Classes in session

October 1 - Classes in session

October 8 - No Classes - Columbus Day

October 15 - Classes in Session

October 22 - Classes in session

October 29 - Classes in session

November 5 - Classes in session

November 10 - (Friday) Faith Formation

Faith Formation, 6pm (Mandatory)

November 12 - No Classes

November 19 - Classes in session

November 26 - No Classes - Thanksgiving Break

December 3 - Classes in session

December 10 - Classes in session

December 11 - (Monday) Parish Advent Penance Service, 7pm at Pendleton Site

December 17 - Classes in session - 10th Grade Parents Meting at 10am (Following Mass)

December 24 - No Classes, Christmas Eve

December 31 - No Classes, New Year's Eve

January 7 - Classes in session - 2nd and 3rd Grade Catholic School Students join us!!

First Holy Communion Parents Meeting at 10am (Following Mass)

January 14 - No Classes - Martin Luther King Jr. Day

January 21 - Classes in session - Candy Sale Begins

January 28 - Classes in session - First Reconciliation Parents Meeting at 10am (Following Mass)

February 4 - Classes in session

February 11 - Classes in session - Candy Sale End

February 18 - No Classes - Mid-Winter Recess

February 25 - Classes in session

February 26 - (Monday) Parish Lenten Penance Service, 7pm at Pendleton Site

March 4 - Classes in session

March 9 - (Friday) FAITH FORMATION, 6pm (Mandatory)

March 11 - No Classes

March 18 - Classes in Session - 1st Reconciliation Rehearsal during class - Candy Delivered

March 24 - (Saturday) 1st Reconciliation, 10am, Pendleton Site

March 25 - No Classes - Easter Break - Palm Sunday

April 1 - No Classes - Easter Sunday!!

April 8 - Classes in session

April 13 - (Friday) FAITH FORMATION, 6pm (Mandatory)

April 14 - (Saturday) CONFIRMATION RETREAT (Mandatory) - 9th and 10th

April 15 - No Classes

April 22 - Classes in Session

April 29 - Last Day of Classes / First Holy Communion Rehearsal during Class

May 5 - (Saturday) First Holy Communion at 4:30pm, Pendleton Site - Part 1

May 6 - (Sunday) First Holy Communion at 9am, Pendleton Site - Part 2

May 13 - No Classes - Mother's Day

May 20 - No Classes - CONFIRMATION - 3pm at St. Joseph Cathedral - Pentecost Sunday


*** Friday, May 11, 2018 - Confirmation Rehearsal 6pm, Confirmation dinner, immediately following at 6:30pm in the Hall. Mandatory for all Candidates and Sponsors. All Catechists' are invited.


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Announcements
Our first day of class is Sept.18th. There is a parent meeting during class time in the parish hall that day.

Special Events

Faith Formation Fridays
Date: Friday, October 21, 2016
Date: Friday, November 18, 2016
Date: Friday, December 16, 2016
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Pendleton Site

Reconciliation
Date: Saturday March 11, 2017
Time: 10:00 am
Location: Pendleton Site
Sacrament of Reconciliation for students in Grade 2 and their families will be celebrated.

Parish Penance Service
Advent Penance Service
Date: Monday, November 28, 2016
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Pendleton Site

Lenten Penance Service
Date: Monday, March 6, 2017
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Pendleton Site
Both Penance Service are mandatory for students in grades 3 through 10

Grades 9 & 10 Day Retreat/Service to St. Luke's Mission of Mercy
Date: TBD
Time: TBD
This is mandatory for all students in grades 9 and 10. Our Confirmation program is a two year program beginning in grade 9, grade 10 students are invited to receive the Sacrament of Confirmation, when requirements have been met.

First Communion
Date: Sunday May 7, 2017
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Pendleton Site
Our Grade 3 students will receive the Sacrament of First Communion.

Confirmation
Date: Sunday June 4, 2017
Time: TBD
Location: St. Joseph Cathedral, Buffalo

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