Parents enroll their child for a Sacrament Prep Program at Registration.

Prep Programs for the 2021-2022 school year are closed.

2nd Grade- Children enroll in a program which begins in January to prepare for 1st Reconciliation (Confession) and 1st Communion.

8th Grade- Children enroll in a program which begins in the spring of 8th grade and ends with Confirmation in the fall of 9th grade. 

All children must also be enrolled in a Religious Education Class either at our parish or at their Catholic school.

  • All children preparing for the following sacraments must provide a copy of their Baptism Certificate to the parish office for recording purposes.​
  • All children preparing for First Communion must first prepare for First Reconciliation.​
  • ​All dates are subject to change.
  • Children who register for Fall will prepare and receive sacraments in Spring.
  • Timeline will be emailed to all parents in December.

Schedule for children who are currently enrolled in the prep program for 2021-2022

2022 First Reconciliation (Confession) Prep Program

  • Friday, Jan. 14 – Virtual Reconciliation Workshop and Worksheet emailed to parents
  • Friday, Jan. 28 – First Reconciliation Worksheet due to Michelle
  • Saturday, Feb. 5 – First Reconciliation at St. John Vianney. (Parents sign up their child for a time slot).  Parents pick up First Communion materials

2022 First Communion Prep Program

  • Friday, March 4 – First Communion Worksheet #1 due to Michelle
  • Friday, March 11 – Virtual First Communion Workshop and Worksheet emailed to parents
  • Friday, April 8 – First Communion Worksheet #2 due to Michelle
  • Kristine emailed all parents information about rehearsals and First Communion Masses.  Parents need to sign up for which option to attend.

2022 Confirmation

  • Wednesday, March 16 Mandatory Retreat for students from 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM.  Students receive Red Confirmation Journal
  • Wednesday, May 4 OR Monday, May 9Mandatory Workshop for students (optional for parents) from 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM.  (Parents sign up child for 1 option to attend)
  • June / July – Students and their Sponsors complete Red Confirmation Journal
  • August – Red Confirmation Journal due.  Students meet with a member of our Religious Education Team to discuss their experience (Dates and Times TBD)
  • October/November – Confirmation Masses at St. John Vianney (Dates and Times TBD by Bishop)

For more information about classes, email Michelle Kustarz at