Parish School of Religion

     Carrie Albaugh

      Pastoral Associate for Youth Faith Formation


      618-654-2339 x210



"Christ is the reason for our school. He is the unseen, but ever-present teacher in our classrooms, the model of our faculty, and the inspiration for our students"


Parish School of Religion (PSR) is held on Wednesdays from 6pm-7:15pm in the Parish Life Center beginning August 16th, 2023 for students going into first through fifth grade Fall of 2023. 

Click here for the 2023-2024 calendar.


First Grade

  • Learns many bible stories
  • Learns about the God's Promise of a Savior
  • Understands upcoming sacraments in second and third grade

Second Grade

  • Prepares to receive the Sacrament of Reconciliation in December
  • Learns about the Salvation History: God's Presence in the Sacraments
  • Learns more about First Communion and Confirmation for third grade

Third Grade

  • Prepares to receive Confirmation and First Communion in March at Springfield's Cathedral of Immaculate Conception
  • Learns about the Holy Spirit and the Life of Grace

Fourth Grade

  • Learns about The Creed: Truth and Our Response of Faith
  • Broaden our faith through games, mini retreats, and interactive lessons
  • Guest presenters

Fifth Grade

  • Learns about the Liturgy and Worship
  • Continued faith journey through games, mini retreats, and interactive lessons
  • Guest presenters
  • An evening with Edge Ministry


Registration is open! If you register by July 1st, your family will be entered into a drawing to win your tuition back (up to $150)!

Click Here and find "Parish School of Religion" to register.


Do you have a student in 6th-8th grade? Or even a high school student? Check out our awesome middle school and high school ministry page!