Youth Faith Formation

For the 2023-2024 school year, the Parish of St. Vincent Ferrer and St. Catherine of Siena is pleased to offer in-person youth faith formation at all levels.

Catechesis of the Good Shepherd (CGS) (Infant & Toddler, Levels 1, 2, and 3) is for children from birth through 6th grade. CGS Infant & Toddler sessions are for parent and child together and are held at St. Vincent Ferrer. These are limited to four children (plus a parent each) per session. All CGS sessions for Levels 1, 2, and 3 are held at St. Catherine of Siena and are limited to 10 children per session for Level 1 and 12 children per session for Levels 2 & 3.

  • Infant & Toddler serves children from birth – age 3.
  • Level 1 serves children from age 3 – Kindergarten.
  • Level 2 serves 1st – 2nd grades.
  • Level 3 serves 3rd – 6th grades.

We also offer Confirmation Preparation for 7th and 8th grades (or older teenagers who are not yet confirmed). In-person Confirmation Preparation sessions are held at St. Catherine of Siena on Wednesdays and are limited to 10 youth per session.

Sessions begin the week of Sunday, September 17, 2023 and run through early June. The fee for Religious Education at any level is $300 per child.

If you have any questions regarding youth faith formation, please contact Lisa Harrelson, Director of Religious Education, at

Our 2023-2024 Youth Faith Formation schedule of options is available here.

To register for Youth Faith Formation, please complete the registration form here.

To pay the Youth Faith Formation fee online, please click here

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