Pre- K & Kindergarten (4 & 5 year olds)
Grades 1-8~Special Education~Vacation Bible School
The Mission of our Religious Education Program is to provide all children from 4 years old through 8th Grade with an awareness of God’s presence in their lives, an appreciation and better understanding of all that it means to be Roman Catholic in the world today and opportunities that encourage active discipleship in the community.
Cindy Hurley, Director Children’s Religious Education –
Jan Inano –Religious Education Secretary-
Angie Bonilla- Religious Education Assistant habla espanol 949-586-4550
Please call our office at 586-4550 if you have any questions.
Download Registration Forms, complete and return to RE Office with appropriate fees and/or Documents. We look forward to meeting you and answering any questions you might have.
REGISTRATION FORMS and VOLUNTEER APPLICATIONS for 2016-2017 Religious Ed
4 & 5 year olds, Grades 1-8 and Special Education
Download Class Schedule Here… RE Class Schedule and Sponsored Activities for 16-17
Download Program Overview Here… Religious Education Program Overview 2016-2017
Download Program Requirements & Reminders Here… program reminders 16-17
Download Updated RE Handbook for 2016-2017 16-17 RE Handbook
St. Kilian Child Safety Promise Child Safety 2016
REGISTRATION: April 25-June 1
16-17 Cover Letter with class schedule and program info here 16-17 RE Regis Cover Letter with class schedule
16-17 Pre-K and Kinder and Grades 1-8 Registration and Parent Participation Form here 16-17 RE regis and vol forms
16-17 RE for Special Education Children here special education registration 16-17
16-17 RE Volunteer Application here volunteer application 2016-2017
Live Scan Application Form for Fingerprinting (Adults 18 years and older) Live Scan Form
16-17 Independent Study Information and Contract here Independent study contract 16-17
RE ACTIVITY CALENDAR and GRADES 5-8 CLASS SCHEDULE:
2016-2017 Religious Education Calendar COMING SOON
General Class Schedule and Start Dates for Grades 1-8 HERE 16-17 cover letter reg 2
Grades 5 & 6 2016-2017 RE Class Schedule HERE 5th and 6th Grade RE Schedule 16-17
Grades 7 & 8 2016-2017 RE Class Schedule HERE 7th and 8th Grade RE Schedule 16-17
SAFETY TRAINING Anyone 18 years and over that serves as a Group Leader or Aide needs to be fingerprinted and complete online Child Safety Training. Contact the RE Office now if you would like to start this process now!
Teen/Youth Volunteer Application 2016 VBS teen application
Adult Volunteer Application Adult Cover Letter and Volunteer Application 2016
Live Scan Application for Fingerprinting (Adults 18 years and older) Live Scan Form
RELIGIOUS EDUCATION PROGRAM
Helping Children Learn, Love and Live our Catholic Faith!
- Sacramental Preparation for 1st Reconciliation and 1st Communion
- Continuing Religious Education and Faith Formation Classes for 4 & 5 year olds Class for Special Needs Children Family and Child focused Liturgical Events ]
- Religious Education classes~October-May~ for children in Grades 1-8 and Special Education. This includes preparation for 1st Communion and continuing faith formation. After school program: Monday-Friday.
- Sunday School~October-June~For children ages 4 & 5~during 9 AM and 10:45 AM Masses
PRE-K & KINDERGARTEN for 4 & 5 years old meets on Sundays October-June and July-September. Children listen to bible stories, sing songs, make crafts, share a snack and learn more about God’s love for them. GRADES 1-8 Children that are baptized are invited to attend our afternoon Religious Education program. Classes meet once a week for grades 1-4; twice a month for grades 5-8. Classes are held on site, after school, October-May. This is a volunteer based program that incorporates scripture, Catholic beliefs and traditions in a faith-filled environment. INDEPENDENT STUDY is offered to parents who are not able to bring their child to class at time offered. The child and parent work on their RE book at home. Twice a year the child meets with the Director to review material. A supplemental program, Faith and Fun for Catholic Families is offered once a month for these children and their parents. (October-May) SPECIAL EDUCATION Children and adults with special needs are invited to participate in this weekly program that offers preparation for the sacraments and continuous faith formation at an appropriate level. (October-May)1st COMMUNION Preparation begins in 1st grade and is generally a 2 year process. Children that attend public or private schools should enroll in their parish RE program to begin the preparation. Children that attend Catholic School enroll in their parish RE program in the child’s 2nd year of school to prepare for the sacraments of Reconciliation and Eucharist. More information here Sacramental Preparation Process BAPTISM FOR OLDER CHILDREN Children that are not baptized and are 7 years old and older participate in the Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults adapted for Children. Contact the Parish Office for more information. VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL (AUGUST) for children that will be entering Kindergarten-6th in the fall are invited to join us for a fun week of scripture, songs, snacks, games, crafts, skits and lots of unexpected surprises.FAITH FORMATION is an life-long process…Even after children receive the sacraments, they are encouraged to attend Religious Education classes each year to help them along their faith journey.