Religious Education (K-8)
The Religious Education Office is located at 21370 St. Theresa Lane, Ashburn, Virginia.
|Office Hours are:||Downloads:|
|Mondays & Wednesdays – 10am-7:30pm
Tuesdays – 10:00am-6:00pm
Thursdays – 9am-4pm
Fridays – 9am-noon
NOTE: When RE Classes are NOT in session, the RE office is open from 9am-4pm.
|RE Handbook 2016-2017|
Please see the Weekly Bulletin and the calendar below for all current activities.
In the event of inclement weather, we follow the Loudoun County Schools. If Loudoun classes are cancelled, dismissed early, or after-school activities for the entire county are cancelled, RE classes are cancelled for that day.
The following are the required documents for Confirmation Candidates. To access the documents just click on the bold title of the document.
For the 7th Grade Confirmation Candidates:
—Saint Report Guidelines Report Due–April 7, 2017
For 8th Grade Confirmation Candidates:
—Spiritual Activity Guidelines Due–October 6, 2016
—Works of Mercy Due–December 1, 2016
—Letter to the Bishop Guidelines Due–March 2, 2017
—Sponsor Form Due–April 6, 2017
For 9th Grade Confirmation Candidates:
–Retreat Permission Form – TBA
Review Sheets for 8th Grade Tests:
2017-2018 Registration Will Open Late Spring
Religious Education Registration 2016 – 2017 – Closed
Registration of the family with the parish must be completed prior to enrolling in religious education. The Parish ID number is necessary for the enrollment process. The Parish ID number can be obtained from your offering envelopes, or by contacting the Religious Education Office.
Registrations are considered complete when:
- Online form is submitted.
- Online payment is complete.
- For new students:
- a copy of the baptismal certificate and
- if applicable, a letter from the previous parish where your child(ren) received religious education stating what years & grades they attended.
- CANNOT PLACE NEW STUDENTS WITHOUT ABOVE REQUIREMENTS
- By submitting your registration, you agree to the following terms and conditions:
I have read and accept the information and directives outlined in the Parent’s Handbook for the Religious Education Program at St. Theresa Catholic Church especially regarding the following:
3. Dress Code
I intend to cooperate with the Religious Education Staff, teachers, and volunteers as they assist me in instructing my child(ren) in the Catholic Faith.
Registration Instructions – READ BEFORE COMPLETING A REGISTRATION FORM
Registration Form Notes:
-“Head of Household” field should match your parish registration. For two-parent families, this will be the male parent.
-Please select the correct grade. For instance, a 5th grade student should be registered for 5MA, 5TA, 5WA, etc.
-“Emergency Contact” must be somebody other than the parent.
Payment Form – Use this to pay online for your registration
ONLINE VOLUNTEER REGISTRATION
Volunteer Form – Use this to volunteer
Volunteer Description Form – A description of all RE volunteer positions.
All volunteers must attend a VIRTUS seminar on child protection. This is a Diocese of Arlington requirement. If you are volunteering to teach, aide, or assist regularly in the RE Program, you must attend this program (even if you attended the old-styled sexual abuse seminar in the past!). You must register online advance. For more information, visit VIRTUS, or contact our Parish Child Safety Coordinator Connie Gilligan at 703-729-3714.
All persons working for the parish or volunteering with children in the parish (RE, sports, school, Youth Ministry, scouting, etc.) need to fill out the background check paperwork. For more information contact Connie Gilligan at 703-729-3714.
All paperwork can be downloaded from the Catholic Diocese of Arlington’s website: Diocesan Policies and Procedures. Volunteers need to download and read the Code of Conduct. Please print, sign, and submit the last page to the RE Office.