Youth Religious Formation

For the 2021-2022 school year, the Parish of St. Vincent Ferrer and St. Catherine of Siena is pleased to offer in-person religious formation at all levels. We will also offer remote learning options for children aged 6 and older, if needed.

Catechesis of the Good Shepherd (CGS) Levels 1, 2, and 3 is for children from 3-years-old through 6th grade. All in-person CGS sessions are held at St. Catherine of Siena and are limited to 10 children per session.

  • Level 1 serves children from 3-years-old – 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. Vincent Ferrer on Tuesdays and are limited to 7 youth per session.

Sessions begin the week of Sunday, September 19, 2021 and run through early June. Remote sessions will begin on Monday, September 27. The fee for Religious Education at any level is $275 per child.

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

Our 2021-2022 Religious Education schedule of options is available here.

To register for Religious Education, please complete the registration form here.

To pay the Religious Education fee online, please click here

For COVID-19 Safety Protocols, please click here.