Religious Education (Preschool – Grade 6)

Contact: Ann McGinnis | (760) 436-0664 |

The Religious Education program supports parents in their primary roles as educators of their preschool and elementary age children. It is meant to nurture each child’s loving relationship with Christ and His Church by providing religious instruction, sacramental preparation, service opportunities, and prayer and liturgical experiences with their peers.

The Preschool -Grade 6 Program

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RCIC Program      Rite of Christian Initiation of Children



Requirements for all Families with Children Preparing for Sacraments:

  • Regular weekend Mass attendance or participation in Livestream Masses during the pandemic is required.
  • Completion of the text/online curriculum, participation in grade level family monthly meetings, and attendance at all family sacramental preparation meetings. Exceptions will not be made for students participating in extracurricular activities so please keep that in mind when signing your children up for sports and other after school programs.
  • Please be aware that families with children in their second year of preparation for sacraments are asked to submit an additional fee to help defray the extra cost of their supplemental materials.

Copy of Baptismal Certificate REQUIRED with Registration for:

  • All FIRST GRADERS (including those baptized at St. John)
  • All SECOND GRADERS new to the program (did not attend first grade with us last year)
  • All baptized RCIC Year 1 children


How to Determine your Registration Fee   


Ways to Submit your Registration Materials