Loreto & Vacation Bible School

SUMMER LORETO & VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL

Click here for a registration form.

The deadline to sign up is July 1, 2016.  Registration forms received after that date will be put on a waiting list and  students will be places as space allows.  You will be notified by phone or email if your child CANNOT be placed.  If your child is placed in a class, you will receive a letter the week before class begins.

Loreto - Grades 1 - High School - July 31-August 11, 2017, Monday through Friday 9:00am - 12:30 pm

Loreto 5th grade closing prayerLoreto is an alternative to our school year Sunday morning Religious Education program.  Loreto meets from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday through Friday for two weeks.  It offers 30 hours of Religious instruction in the summer and requires participation in a minimum of five Catechetical Events throughout the following school year for students from 1st grade through High School.  It is a three year cyclical program focusing on Creed, Church History and Sacraments, and Scripture.

At the request of the catechists, no one-week home school option will be available for this program.  Students must be able to attend all classes for both weeks.  Priority placement is given first to the children of volunteers, then to registered parishioners who need to fulfill their Religious Education requirement.  Students who cannot be placed will be given the option of placement in the School Year program or provided with Home School material.

Vacation Bible School - Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten - August 7-11, 2017 Monday through Friday 9:00am - 12:00pm

Our Vacation Bible School is a one week program for four and five year olds. It runs concurrently with the second week of Loreto. Classes fill up fast.  Priority placement is given to first to the children of volunteers, then to registered parishioners who need to fulfill their Religious Education requirement.  Class sections/sizes are limited. Students are registered first come, first served.

  • Students are placed in the grade level they will be attending in the fall.
  • Child Care is for volunteers only. Participants must register on the form.
  • Class sections/sizes are limited. Students are registered first come, first served.
  • Class placement letters are sent to families about 10 days before class begins.  If you do not have your letter five days before the first class, please call and confirm placement.  864-4714.

Outside the Box (Catechetical Events)

These events are Religious Education Outside the Box.  Several events are offered throughout the year.  Families registered for Religious Education receive monthly emails during the school year outlining upcoming OTB events.  These events are offered from September through June.

Parish Mission 2010Examples of Past OTB events:

Parish Mission
Stations of the Cross
Children's Rosary
Candle Light Carol Sing
Happy Birthday Party for Jesus
Advent or Lent event
Family Movie Night
Sacrament preparation
Music Camp
Altar Serving

Not all of these events are offered every year.  For specific information on dates/times, see the Bulletin or call the office at 864-4714.