2014-15 Faith Development Class Calendar

We hope everyone is enjoying the summer!  Before you know it, another school year will begin, along with Faith Development classes.  Preparation for registration begins with this comprehensive mailing to ALL St. John Parish families who have children entering grades 1-11 this fall.

Grades 1-4 will meet on Wednesday afternoons from 3:30-4:45.
>If your student has not completed first grade classes, please contact the Faith Development office.

Grades 5 & 6 will meet on Wednesday evenings from 5:00-6:15.

Grades 7 & 8 will meet on Wednesday evenings and will choose a class time: 5:00-6:15 OR 7:00-8:15.

Grades 9 & 10 will meet on Wednesday evenings from 7:00-8:15.
>Grades 9 & 10 are required prior to receiving the Sacrament of Confirmation.

Grade 11 students, whether attending public school or Xavier, will need to attend Confirmation preparation             classes here at St. John.  Confirmation classes will meet approximately once a month on Sundays during the             year.  Students will also participate in a retreat experience.  If you have not yet returned the sponsor information form, please include it with your Faith Development   registration.
>If your student has not completed 9th and 10th grade classes, please contact the FD Office.


The cost of our program is $120 per student with a $360 family cap.  A discounted rate of $105 per student applies until August 20. No payment is required upon registration.  The Faith Development office will send invoices to all families.  $crip is a great way to earn money towards tuition.  If you are not currently a $crip customer, just give us a call and we'll get you started!

We are aware of the number of students and parents who rely on the computer and internet as their primary source of information.  The registration form and Family Handbook will be available on the parish website,  You will be able to print it, complete, and return it to our office anytime before August 20.  Forms will also be available in the Faith Development office and the Parish office.

All students should be registered by August 20 so that we may prepare rosters and assign catechists to their groups.

August 20:                    Register by this date to receive the $15 discount per student!

Sunday, August 24:           Confirmation Orientation

Wednesday, September 3:   Catechist Inservice   6:00 for all grade levels

Wednesday, September 10:  Kick-Off Night for students and families
Rich Curran                                         in Grades 1-11   6:30-8:00pm  in Church

This evening will feature Nationally Recognized Speaker Rich Curran!


 Registration forms are available on this website, or at the Faith Development office. Our office is open from 8-1 during the summer, and 8:00 - 4:00 during the school year. Questions, contact us at 788-9033 or

Registration Information

Registration Form

Volunteer Opportunities

Class Calendars

Family Handbook