& CONFIRMATION CLASSES
See the latest updates on the Posts page (including 2019-2020 First Reconciliation & Holy Communion, and Confirmation sacraments).
Registration 2020-2021 (closed--thank you for registering!)
St. Augustine's Parish offers once-weekly catechism classes for elementary-aged children (levels Kindergarten through Eight), including sacramental preparation for First Reconciliation, First Holy Communion, and Confirmation.
Registrations for the 2020-2021 fall academic year will begin on Friday, May 15 (7 AM) and close on Monday, June 15 (4 PM). Forms may be submitted online and payments must accompany online submissions to reserve a spot for your child. Payments (cash or cheque) must be submitted to the Office by closing on Monday, June 15th, 2020 (4 PM) as well. Late payments are subject to a fee penalty per child (plus S&H fees for materials).
There are four forms available:
Blue: levels K through 7 standard registration (now closed)
(Blue - additional child: (levels K - 7) (now closed)
Yellow: First Reconciliation & Holy Communion Sacramental Preparation (now closed)
Green: Confirmation (level 8) (now closed)
3 Step Registration
2020-2021 Fee Schedule
2020 - 2021 Schedule
Once-Weekly Catechism classes will begin Thursday, September 17 from 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM. The Opening Mass for 2020-2021 is cancelled. Instead, parents are invited to pick up their child's workbook from 6:00 - 6:30 PM. Your child's catechist will contact you with information pertaining to his/her class being conducted online. Access will be through the West Doors, as usual, and all adults must wear masks.
First Reconciliation & Holy Communion: Level 2 sacramental preparation will continue with in-person classes on Thursday nights, and all Parent Meetings for First Reconciliation (beginning in October) will be in-person as well (location TBD).
Home Study: Parents are welcome to switch their child to the home study program should they not wish their children to attend in-person classes (Levels K-1, 3-7). Contact the Faith Formation Office to do so.
Confirmation classes will begin in November. A Parents' Meeting will be held on Tuesday, November 10 at 7:00 PM in the Square. Regular sessions will begin the subsequent week at 7:00 PM, concurrent with the first Sponsor meeting. Please see the Parent Letter (coming August 2020) for further details. The base rate will be $90 per child (plus $20 late fee per child and any S&H costs).
(revised August 15)
Symptom Checker (for at-home use before class)
Parent/Guardian Letter (K-7)
August 31, 2020
Confirmation Parent/Guardian Letter
September 15, 2020
Schedule of Meetings for Confirmation