For children in grades 1-8 who attend public or non-Catholic private schools, the Religious Education program provides a faith community for children and their families as they awaken, nourish, and deepen their awareness of God's presence in all things.
The goal of the Religious Education program at Saint Gertrude is to teach children to listen for and respond to God's invitation to love.
In class, students and teachers work to:
Sunday, May 7, 2023 was the last Religious Ed session of the school year.
Registrations for 2023-2024 will start in July and the new Catechetical Year will begin in September.
Questions should be emailed to Eloy Escamilla at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The fees for the 2022-2023 school year are $210 for one child and an additional $30 for each student from the same family.
An additional sacramental fee of $65 is required for children making their First Communion and First Reconciliation, or their Confirmation.
Religious Ed Registration Form 2022-23 (updated 7/18) (pdf)Download
Religious Ed Handbook 2022-23 (Aug 8) (pdf)Download
Religious Ed Calendar 2022-2023 (updated September 6, 2022) (pdf)Download
Manual de Educacion Religiosa 2023 (Aug 8) (pdf)Download
Formato de Inscripcion para Educacion Religiosa 2022-23 (pdf)Download
For Students Making Their First Communion and Confirmation ONLY - Sacramental Registration Form for (pdf)Download
Ministry Service Registration Form CONFIRMATION Students ONLY (September 2022) (pdf)Download
Statement of Cardinal Blase J. Cupich, archbishop of Chicago, in Response to the Illinois Attorney General Report