Classes

  • We offer classes for ages 4 to 17.
  • Classes are held Sunday mornings from 10:00AM – 11:00AM in the Parish Hall
  • Pre-K (age 4-6): Students will come to the Parish Hall for the first half of the 9AM Mass and learn the Gospel of the day and prayers.  Students will return to Mass to be with their families after the Homily. NO REGISTRATION FEE.
  • 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 10-17): Students who have received the Sacraments of Baptism, Reconciliation, and Holy Communion and are between 10-17 years old will begin a begin a one-year program preparing them to receive the Sacrament of Confirmation.  They will review the sacraments they have already received and Salvation History in the first half of the semester and prepare for Confirmation in the second half.
  • 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.

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: Please contact the DRE 
  • 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.

Activities

Registered students will participate in a number of extracurricular activities throughout the year including:

  • Canned Food Drive
  • Procession of Saints
  • Christmas Play
  • Monthly Dolce Domenica (coffee & donuts)
  • Tithing

Important Dates

  • Registration: August 13-14, 2022 after all Masses
  • Class Start: September 11, 2022 at 10:00AM in the Parish Hall
  • Download the registration form here
    • You can fill out online and email to dre@mtcarmel7.com 
    • OR print, fill out, and bring in person to the Parish Office (M-F) or to registration on August 13-14th after all Masses
    • Mail it with a check to 3549 Navajo St. Denver, CO 80211, attn: DRE
  • Pay online here (type the amount in the box labeled “Religious Education”)

Have questions? Please contact:
Valerie Fatur
Director of Religious Education
Phone: 303-455-0447 x23
Email: dre@mtcarmel7.com


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