Children's Liturgy of the Word (CLOW)
CLOW is a celebration of the Lectionary geared towards children in Kindergarten through 4th grades. It is offered during the Masses on Sunday. Children do not have to be registered to participate in CLOW. Also, we are always looking for adults to help facilitate CLOW. The committment is about once a month, and training is provided. Contact the CFF office if you are interested!
Vacation Bible School (VBS)
Catholic VBS takes place each June. Children aged 4years through incoming 6th graders are invited to attend. Our next VBS will take place in June of 2018. For a minimal cost, children spend a fun-filled week learning more about our Catholic Faith. Registration forms are available beginning April 2018. Contact the CFF Office for forms and details.
Preschool CFF Classes (PreK)
We have Sunday School classes for 3 years olds and 4 years olds that meet 9:15am - 10:30am in the Kindergarten building. Please note that space is limited in these classes, and that children must be completely potty trained to participate. Cost is $75.00 per student. Financial Aid is available upon request. Classes began in September each year.
Children's Faith Formation Classes (CFF)
Faith Formation Classes (English) are offered for Kindergarten through Grade 6 on Sundays from 9:15am - 10:30am in the school building. Classes begin each year in September. Cost is $75.00 per student. Financial Aid is available upon request. Contact the CFF office for more information.
Bilingual Children's Faith Formation Class (BCFF)
This class is primarily taught in Spanish, with special events taking place at the 1:00pm Spanish Mass. These classes are for students in grades 1-6. Classes take place on Sundays, 11:45am - 12:50pm in the school building. Classes begin in September.
Rite of Christian Initiation for Children (RCIC)
This program is for children in 3rd - 6th grade who need Baptism and/or First Reconciliation, and First Communion. The classes meet on Sundays 9:15-10:30am in the school building. Classes begin in September. Please note that, to receive First Communion, children must first complete 1 year of general Faith Formation classes. Contact the CFF office for more information. Cost is $75.00 per student. Financial Aid is available upon request.
First Communion Preparation
For a child to receive First Communion, he or she must complete Sacramental Preparation classes. Students must complete at least 1 year of Religious Education classes BEFORE they can be enrolled in First Communion Preparation Classes. Children must be in grade 2 or high to receive First Communion. Please note that those children who attend St. Bartholomew Catholic School prepare for their Sacraments during their daily religion classes and do not need to attend Sunday School Classes.