Faith Formation

Faith Formation Registration Information for 2021-22 Year

 

It’s time to register for another amazing year of Faith Formation!  This year we are excited to continue to encourage parents in their role as the primary catechist of their children.  

 

Faith Formation Groups:  Please see links in blue for dates and times!

 

K-6 Family of Faith Community Groups 

ALL Families Welcome: public, Catholic and homeschool!

K-6 Community Group A1 and A2 (Generally the second Thursday)

K-6 Community Group B1 and B2 (Generally the third Thursday)

K-6 Community Group C1 and C2 (Generally the fourth Thursday)

K-6 Community Group Sunday

*Choose a Thursday evening or the Sunday session for your once per month whole family meeting (There are no weekly classes). You can choose the group whose dates/times work best for your family. There is also a Parent Meeting held the first Thursday of each month @ 7pm.

*Everyone in your family is encouraged to attend!  

*First Parent Meeting is September 2nd. 

 

1st Reconciliation and Communion (2nd graders) 

Please register for a K-6 Faith Formation Group. See links above for dates and times

***Sacramental Year***

Sign up for 1st Reconciliation and Communion preparation (with dates) will take place in October. There is no sign up for this at this time.

 

Confirmation Year 1 (7th graders)  

Confirmation Year 1

*Meets weekly on Wednesday nights beginning September 15 @ 6:30pm.

 

Confirmation Year 2 (8th graders)  ***Sacramental Year***

Confirmation Year 2

*Meets weekly on Sunday nights beginning September 12th @ 6:30pm. 

 

High School Youth Ministry (9th-12th graders)

High School Youth Ministry

*More information to follow. 

 

How do I register this year for Faith Formation?

 

1. If you are new to the Parish, Register Online as a parishioner.  If your family is already registered, then make sure you have an online account with ParishSoft (“My Own Church’).

If you don’t have an online account, then go to https://www.nocateecatholic.com/online-registration to register online. Fill out the form and submit. You will receive a temporary password within 3 days. Reset your password and then log in to your account to review your existing information if you are already registered with the parish or enter new information and add more members to your family if you are new to the parish.   Please make sure to add to your account all members of your family who will be participating in Faith Formation.

 

2. Log into your ParishSoft (My Own Church) account and click on Faith Formation→Online Registration (Please review family information)→Select Enrollment Term→Add Student→Select Grade→Select 1st Class Choice→Select 2nd Class Choice→Submit Registration

**Note:  You can choose a 1st and 2nd choice for the K-6 Groups.  This doesn’t apply to Confirmation Year 1, Confirmation Year 2, or High School Youth Ministry as there is only 1 class option for each of these groups. 

 



3. Pay for Faith Formation through the link that you see at the end of registration orby dropping a check off at the office.

 

4. Parents/Caregivers attend the Faith Formation Information Night on August 19th at 7pm for more information!  **Very important to try to attend!**

 

Registration Fees:

Per Child:  $50

Sacramental Year for Confirmation Year 2:  $50 per child

Sacramental Year for Communion:  $40 per child

Family Max:   $250  (This is the most you would give as a family. If your total is higher than this, please only give this amount.)

***Financial assistance available:  Contact Dominic: [email protected]

 

Examples of Registration Groups with Fees:

Scenario 1: a family with a 1st grader only

You register for 1 of the K-6 Family Community Groups only. 

Fee:  $50 total

 

Scenario 2: a family with a 2nd grader, 5th grader, and a 6th grader.

You register for 1 of the K-6 Family Community Groups and register each student in that same group including the 2nd grader. 

**More information to follow on Faith Formation nights concerning 1st Communion.

Fee:  $50 (2nd grader) + $50 (5th grader) + $50 (6th grader) + $40 (Communion) = $190 total

 

Scenario 3:  a family with an 8th grader only
You register for the Confirmation Year 2 group only.

Fee:  $50 (1 student) + $50 (sacramental year) =  $100 total

 

Scenario 4:  a family with a 4th grader, a 7th grader, and a 9th grader

You register for 1 of the K-6 Family Community groups for the 4th grader.

You register your 7th grade student in the Confirmation Year 1 group. 

You register your 9th grade student in the High School Youth Ministry group.

Fee: $50 (4th grader) + $50 (7th grader) + $50 (9th grader) = $150 total

 

Scenario 5:  a family with 2nd grade student only

You register for 1 of the K-6 Family Community Groups

**More information to follow on Faith Formation nights concerning 1st Communion. 

Fee:  $50 (1 student) + $40 (sacramental year) = $90 total

 

Scenario 6:  a family with two 2nd graders, a 4th grader, 5th grader, and an 8th grader

You register for 1of the K-6 Family Community groups for one of the 2nd graders.

You register your 2nd grader for the same K-6 Family Community Group.

You register your 4th grader for the same K-6 Family Community Group.

You register your 5th grader for the same K-6 Family Community Group.

You register your 8th grader in the Confirmation Year 2 group.

Fee:  $50 (2nd grader) + $50 (2nd grader) + $50 (4th grader) + $50 (5th grader) + $50 (8th grader) + $40 (sacramental year for Communion) + $50 (sacramental year for Confirmation Year 2) = $250 total because this family has reached the max fee

 

Need more help?  Here are 2 great videos to view for more information!

https://support.parishsoft.com/hc/en-us/articles/115002355928-PSFSv-MOC-Members-Submitting-Online-Registrations-for-Religious-Education-Video-

https://support.parishsoft.com/hc/en-us/articles/360045342292-PSFS-MOC-Members-How-to-register-and-pay-for-a-class-using-My-Own-Church