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Registration for 2020-2021 PSR Classes is now closed

For PreK – 8th Grade Registration, please contact Vince Marcantonio at 770-485-0825 ext 105 or DRE@stclarecc.org.
For High School PSR Registration, please contact Bridget Marnell at 770-485-0825 ext 104 or bmarnell@stclarecc.org.

Parish School of Religion (PSR) – Our teachers of Religious Education have the privilege of supporting and implementing sacrament preparation and faith formation for our children and youth.  Sacraments received through the PSR program are First Reconciliation, First Holy Communion, and Confirmation.  If you would like to volunteer, please contact Vince Marcantonio (dre@stclarecc.org).  Catechist requirements: Background check and Virtus training, Minor volunteer requirements: Minor Volunteer Application

Registration Requirements:

  • Family must be a registered parishioner of the church (click here for Parish Registration)
  • Baptismal certificate must be on file
  • Parent meetings are held in the Fall & Spring
  • PSR fee is $75 per child ($225 maximum per family)
    paid via check to St. Clare (PSR in memo line) or thru Online Giving (select 2020-21 Parish School of Religion)
  • Scholarships are always available for those in need, please contact Vince Marcantonio (dre@stclarecc.org)

 

PSR Classes available:

  • Pre-Kindergarten – 4 yrs. old
  • Kindergarten – 5th grade
  • Middle School – Grades 6, 7, 8
  • Special Needs – all ages
  • High School – Grades 9, 10

 

Pre K-8 PSR Options for 2020-2021

Year-long Session for Grades Pre K-8.

 

Registration is now closed.  Please contact our Director of Faith Formation, Vince Marcantonio (dre@stclarecc.org or 770-485-0825 ext. 105) if you have any questions.

 

 

 

 

 

Additional Sacramental Preparation Classes for Reconciliation and Communion MUST be attended by Students AND Parents.

 

 

 

First Reconciliation and First Communion are generally received in the 2nd grade.  Students must have successfully completed 1st grade Religious Education and be actively participating in 2nd grade Religious Education.  For older students, two consecutive years of Religious Education participation are required.  There are 4 weeks of Sacramental Prep classes for each (First Reconciliation and First Communion).

For further information on our K-8 PSR program, please contact
English Contact: Vince Marcantonio, 770-485-0825, ext. 105 or by email at dre@stclarecc.org
Hispanic Contact: Yohanna Holcomb 770-485-0825 or email hholcomb@stclarecc.org

 

Confirmation Preparation (High School PSR) Options for 2020-2021
Volunteers are needed for EVERY session!

All 1st and 2nd year candidates for Confirmation MUST attend all 3 sessions.
Session A may be completed during the summer or school year.

For Confirmation Preparation (High School PSR) Registration, please contact Bridget Marnell 770-485-0825 ext 104 or bmarnell@stclarecc.org.

Session A – Completed (contact Bridget with any questions)

Session B – Completed (contact Bridget with any questions)

Session C – Choose 1 of 2 Options

  • C1 – Sundays, 6:00 – 8:00 pm on January 17, 24, 31, February 7, 28, March 14, and 21, 2021
  • C2 – Tuesdays, 6:00 – 8:00 pm on January 19, 26, February 2, 9, March 2, 16, and 23, 2021

 

Saint Report Due by January 21, 2021      ●      Sponsor Form Due by February 23, 2021

Mandatory Parent Meeting for Confirmation Parents 

  • P1 – Sunday April 18, 2021, 6:00 pm

 

Retreat Dates

  • Formation Retreat – Cancelled due to Pandemic
  • Confirmation Retreat – March 5-7, 2021

 

In the Archdiocese of Atlanta, students are generally Confirmed in 10th grade.  Continuous enrollment in Religious Education is expected for the 2 years prior to receiving the sacrament (8th grade and 9th grade) as well as the year the sacrament is received (10th grade).  The sacraments of Baptism, First Reconciliation, and First Communion must have already been received. 

All 1st and 2nd year candidates for Confirmation MUST attend 3 sessions of Confirmation/Formation classes. 
There are also 1st and 2nd year mandatory retreats.  A Medical Release form is required for retreats and Sponsor Forms are required for Confirmation.

For more information on our Confirmation/High School program, please contact
English Contact: Bridget Marnell, 770-485-0825 or bmarnell@stclarecc.org
Hispanic Contact: Yohanna Holcomb 770-485-0825 or email hholcomb@stclarecc.org