2020/2021 Changes due to COVID-19

  • Classes will be held off-site until after Christmas Break.  After which, we will re-evaluate the situation and inform parents of any changes.
  • We will have monthly parent meetings in the Parish Hall at 6:00PM.  Parents can pick up a packet for the coming month at this meeting.
  • First parent meeting will be September 10, 2020 at 6:00PM.  Packets will be available for pick-up.  Parents can also register at this time or bring in your completed registration form.



  • We offer classes for ages 5 to 17.
  • Classes are held Thursday evenings from 6:00PM – 7:00PM in the Parish Hall (suspended until further notice due to COVID-19)
  • Pre-K (age 5): Students will study the basics of the faith.
  • 1st Grade: Students will study the basics of the faith including a deeper meaning of creation, the Blessed Trinity, Jesus Christ, the Church, morality, and the Sacraments. This class is required prior to receiving the Sacrament of Reconciliation in the second grade.
  • 2nd Grade: Students focus on the Sacrament of Reconciliation and begin preparing for the Sacrament of Confirmation.  This class is required before students move on to the Sacraments of Confirmation and First Holy Communion.
  • 3rd Grade: Students will focus on the Sacraments of Confirmation and First Holy Communion and receive both at the same time.
  • Confirmation (ages 10-12): Students who have received the Sacraments of Baptism, Reconciliation, and Holy Communion and are ten years of age will begin a two-year program preparing them to receive the Sacrament of Confirmation.
  • RCIC (ages 12-17): Students who are twelve years of age or older and have not been Baptized or received the Sacraments of Reconciliation of Holy Communion will begin a two-year program. The first year of this program will focus on the basics of the faith and the Sacrament of Baptism.  The second year of this program focuses on the Sacraments of Confirmation and First Holy Communion.
  • Confirmation (ages 13-17): This is a two-year program. Students will focus on the basics of the faith in the first year and focus on the Sacrament of Confirmation in the second year.


Registration & Fees

  • Registered Parishioners: $45.00 for 1 student per family || $80.00 for two students per family || $120.00 for three students per family
  • Non-parishioners: $60.00 per student
  • Baptismal certificates are required at the time of registration.
  • Late Registration: Accepted through September 24, 2020.  
  • Please see the Parish Calendar for all the activities the Religious Education students are involved in throughout the year.
  • All registration fees are recurring yearly fees.


Important Dates

  • Registration: September 10, 2020 from 6PM – 7PM in the Parish Hall 
  • Class Start: September 10, 2020 
    • You can fill out online and email to Crystal Peccia
    • OR print, fill out, and bring in person to the Parish Office (M-F) or to registration on Sept. 10th
    • Mail it with a check to 3549 Navajo St. Denver, CO 80211, attn: Crystal Peccia
  • PAY ONLINE HERE (type the amount in the box labeled “Religious Education”)


Have questions? Please contact:
Crystal Peccia
Director of Religious Education
Phone: 303-455-0447 x23
Email: cpeccia@mtcarmel7.com

**For adults interested in classes, please visit our RCIA page**