Parish Religious Education Program/PREP


The Parish Religious Education Program (PREP) provides religious education to children of the parish in grades 1 through 8. The program offers an educational opportunity as well as experiences of community, service and worship.

PREP has a set curriculum in accordance with the Archdiocese of Chicago guidelines. The curriculum covers Creed, Sacraments, Christian living, Sacred Scripture, Liturgy, Christian Prayer, and Church with age-appropriate activities and experiences.  PREP is in session on Sunday mornings from 9:00 – 10:10 am September through May. PREP activities also include a Christmas concert and family gatherings in Advent and Lent.

Preparation for the reception of First Reconciliation, First Eucharist and Confirmation is the focus of the second and eighth grade curriculum. All candidates of the parish come together with other parents and candidates preparing to receive these sacraments for additional sessions and experiences. The celebrations of these sacraments are parish events.

A PREP Parent Advisory Board is active in supporting and evaluating the program. They seek out the views, concerns, and ideas of the parents of PREP and work closely with the program director. 

Information for the Parents
Prayer List for 2017-18
Religious Education Curriculum Overview
PREP 2017-18 Click here for Parking Lot Plan
PREP 2017-18 Click here for directions for parking lot helpers
PREP 2017 - 18 Click here Registration for classes
PREP 2017-18 Sunday Sessions
PREP 2017-18 Click here for Confirmation Calendar
PREP 2017-18 Click here for Second Grade Sacrament Calendar
PREP 2017-18 Click here for PREP
Sunday Volunteers
PREP
 2017- 18 Click here for PREP secretary directions
PREP 2017-18 Click here for door holders directions
PREP 2017-18 Click here for THURSDAY OFFICE HELPER SIGN UP
PREP 2017-18 PREP Prays Together
PREP 2017-18 Calendar of Events
More Information and FAQs
Photos from PREP Events
PREP Websites of Interest
Resource library

 


 

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