Faith Formation for Children

Welcome!  St. Gabriel Church's Faith Formation program provides children with a nurturing, energetic environment to learn about the Catholic Church, develop their relationship with God, and establish lasting relationships with other peer and adult parishioners.

Class Schedule

  • Class are offered for grades K-8 on:
    • Sundays 1:45 to 3:00 pm
    • Sundays 3:30 to 4:45 pm
    • Sundays 6:30 to 7:45 pm
    • Wednesdays 6:30 to 7:30 pm
  • The calendar runs September through April, and generally follows the public school system’s holiday/long weekend schedule.
  • Classes meet in the Parish Center (St. Gabriel School building) and are taught in English by teams of adult and high school volunteers.

St. Gabriel also offers a Sacramental Preparation Program for children and teens who did not receive the sacraments of Baptism, First Reconciliation, First Eucharist and/or Confirmation at the traditional ages in our church.  Learn more here.

Registration

  • Registration is held each spring for the following class year.  
  • All students -- new and returning -- much register each year.  
  • Early registration is encouraged for placement in desired day/time.  We have almost 1,000 students in our program!
  • Once classes have begun, switching to another day/time is not allowed.
  • Find registration details here.

Registration Fees  

  • For Kdg through 8th grade: $75 per child.  The maximum registration fee per family is $150.
  • Additional fees of $45, per child, are applied for sacramental preparation programs. 
  • Registration fees can be reduced or waived in cases of financial hardship. 
  • All fees are waived for the children of fully-active volunteers.
 

 

Faith Formation Registration 


Family Handbook
in English
y en español

Class Calendar for 2016-2017 

 Faith Formation - Carpool & Parking Instructions - English 

Faith Formation - Carpool & Parking Instructions - en Espanol 


Contact Information

Director of Religious Education:
Susan Krasniewski
skrasniewski@stgabrielchurch.org
704-362-5047, ext. 210

Kindergarten through 3rd Grades:
Kristen Rivera
krivera@stgabrielchurch.org
704-362-5047, ext. 228

4th through 8th Grades:
Trish Stewart
tstewart@stgabrielchurch.org
704-362-5047, ext. 219

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