Welcome

Holy Martyrs Parish Religious Education Program (PREP) co-Directors, Adam and Sarah Dickerson, welcome you. Keep an eye on this website for the latest updates with schedules and other resources. Please contact the Dickersons with any questions at holymartyrsreligioused@gmail.com

INFORMATION FOR THE 2018-19 PREP CLASSES:

Levels 1-7 students gather for classes on Sunday mornings from 9 to 10:15 AM, September to May, beginning September 9, 2018. Please see the calendar for the specific dates that class will meet.

Catechesis of the Good Shephard (CGS) - Potty-trained to Kindergarten age may register to attend catechesis classes which will meet at the same time as PREP.

Registration forms for PREP can be found on the home page of the parish website or by clicking both of these links: Registration Worksheet and Registration Form.   Please use these forms for PREP and CGS.

Calendar of Events for the 2018-2019 Academic Year:

January 6, 2019

Class (9-10:15 a.m.)

January 13, 2019 

Class (9-10:15 a.m.); Mid-Year Assessments

January 20, 2019 

No Classes/ No Homework - Martin Luther King Weekend  

January 27, 2019

No Class (Homework Assignment)

February 3, 2019

Class (9-10:15 a.m.); Parent meeting for children receiving First Penance and First Holy Communion (9-10:15 in Father Szal Room).

February 10, 2019 

Class (9-10:15 a.m.)

February 17, 2019 

No Classes/ No Homework - President's Day Weekend 

February 24, 2019

No Class (Homework Assignment)

March 3, 2019

Class (9-10:15 a.m.)

March 10, 2019

Class (9-10:15 a.m.); Safe Environment Lesson 

March 16, 2019

Retreat morning for children receiving First Penance and First Holy Communion (8:30-11:30 a.m. – Father Szal Room); One of two dates for First Penance (3:15 p.m.)

March 17, 2019

Class (9-10:15 a.m.)

March 23, 2019

Second of two dates for First Penance (3:15 p.m.)

March 24, 2019

No Class (Homework Assignment)

March 31, 2019

No Class (Homework Assignment)

April 7, 2019 

Class (9-10:15 a.m.); Passion Play (9:45-10:15 a.m. in church) 

April 14, 2019

Class (9-10:15 a.m.) - End of Year Assessment; Parent meeting for children receiving Confirmation in fall of 2019 (9-10:15 a.m. in Church hall).

April 21, 2019

No Class/ No Homework – Easter Sunday  

April 28, 2019 

No Class

May 5, 2019 

First Holy Communion celebrated within 10:30 a.m. Mass 

May 12, 2019

Crowning of Mary and closing of PREP (Families attend 10:30 Mass and procession that follows Mass)

July 8-12, 2019

Vacation Bible School (9 a.m. – Noon)

Catechists and Volunteers

If you are interested in being a catechist or in volunteering to assist with Sunday morning PREP, or any of these events, please contact Adam and Sarah Dickerson at holymartyrsreligioused@gmail.com.