2020-2022 Religious Education Information
St. Francis offers Religious Formation for all age groups.
Grades PreK-6th Classes begin October 3, 2021
Grades 7th - 12th begin on October 6, 2021 from 7-8 pm.
RCIA- Rite of Catholic Initiation of Adults 18-over is a weekly class held on Tuesday evenings--for anyone who has not received the following Sacraments as an adult. - Baptism, First Reconciliation, First Communion or Confirmation in the St. Francis Room of the school. 7-8 p.m. - This class is available in English and in Spanish. It is facilitated by Coordinator of Religious Education from St. Francis and St. B's. We also have an adult team of RCIA volunteers from our parish to assist with support and any questions.
This class will begin on Tuesday, October 12, 2021 and run through April 26, 2022.
The Celebration of the Initiation will be on Saturday, April 16, 2022 at the Easter Vigil Mass at St. Francis Xavier Parish
Kids 4 Christ is offered during Advent and Lent. 4 year olds-4th graders
Religious Education classes are held October 3, 2021 - March 30, 2022 for grades 1-12.
Grades PreK-6 meet from 9:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. and 7th grade-12 meet from 7-8:00 p.m. in the school.
First Communion Preparation- is the second grade RE class
Confirmation Preparation is generally done in eighth grade. This year Confirmation will be in April 2021 at St. Francis Xaiver Parish 2022
Youth Group/RE classes are every other week for grades 9-12 beginning October 7 - March 24, 2020
The St. Francis Xavier School is for grades K-6. Check out the school.
For more information or to register your child for Religious Education or Sacramental preparation, please contact Monica Sieja CRE at 419-935-1149 or
Hard copy of Religious Education packets can be picked up in church. They will be mailed the first part of September
Religious Education Calendar 2020
RE= Religious Education)
RE times – Grades 1-6 - 6:45-7:45 p.m.
Grades 7-12 - 7-8:00 p.m.
January 6: School Resumes
Wed. Jan. 8: RE grades 1-12 Confirmation Saint Report due
January 9: School Council Meeting…..7:00 p.m.
January 10: End of 2nd 9 weeks
Tues. Jan 14: Adult Formation
Wed. Jan. 15: RE grades 1-12 Confirmation Letter to Fr. Due
Thurs. Jan. 16: Little Flowers Girls Club
Mon. Jan 20: NO School
Tues. Jan 21: Adult Formation
January 21: Grade Cards go home…please sign and return envelope
Wed. Jan 22: RE grades 1-12 Confirmation Service Report due
Tues. Jan 28: Adult Formation
Wed. Jan. 29: RE grades 1-12
School Delayed Start
January 26 – Feb 1: Catholic Schools Week
Tues. Feb. 4: Adult Formation
Wed. Feb. 5: RE grades 1-12
Tues Feb. 11: Adult Formation
Wed. Feb. 12: RE grades 1-12
February 13: School Council Meeting…..7:00 p.m.
February 16: Confirmation Retreat at Holy Trinity Activity Center, Bucyrus 2:00 p,m.
Mon. Feb. 17: NO School
Tues. Feb. 18: Adult Formation
February 18: Midterms go home…..please sign and return envelope
Wed. Feb. 19: RE grades 1-12
Thurs. Feb. 20: Little Flowers Girls Club
Tues. Feb. 25: Adult Formation
Wed. Feb. 26: Ash Wed RE grades 1-12
School Delayed Start
Thurs. Feb 27: Kids 4 Christ
February 27: Academic Fair Set up
March 1: First Reconciliation at 2:00 p.m
March 1: Academic Fair Viewing
- SFX Open House
March 1-6: Scholastic Book Fair
Tues. Mar. 3: Adult Formation
Wed. March 4: RE grades 1-12
Thurs. March 5: Kids 4 Christ.
Sun. March 8: Daylight Savings Time
Wed. March 11: RE grades 1-12
Thurs. March 12: Kids 4 Christ
March 12: School Council Meeting…..7:00 p.m.
Wed. March 18: RE grades 1-12
Thurs. March 19: Little Flowers Girls Club
March 20: End of 3rd Nine Weeks
Wed. March 25: RE grades 1-12
School Delayed Start
Sun. March 29: Confirmation 3:00 p.m. St. Bernards in New Washington
March 30: Grade Cards go home…..please sign and return envelope
Wed. Apr. 1: RE grades 1-12
Fri. April 3: First Communion Family Retreat & Practice 5:00-6:30 p.m.
Wed. Apr. 8: RE grades 1-12
April 10-17: NO School Spring Break
Wed. Apr. 15: NO RE Spring Break
Wed. April 22: RE grades 1-12
Sun. April 26: First Communion Mass at 10:30 a.m. Mass
Wed. April 29: RE grades 1-12
May 5: National Teacher Day
May 10: Mother’s Day
May 13: 2 hour delayed start…school begins at 9:30 a.m.
Wed. May 13: Mother/Daughter Banquet
May 14: School Council Meeting…..7:00 p.m.
May 22: Kindergarten Graduation Mass….9:00 a.m. (tentative)
May 25: No School – Memorial Day!
May 28: 6th Grade Promotion Mass…..7:00 p.m. (tentative)
May 29: Last Day of School – Grade Cards will be sent home with your child if all school fees have been paid
June 1: Teacher work day
** Calendar is subject to change
Vacation Bible School--Tentative dates to be announced