Children & Youth Religious Education

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“Our Lady of Peace Religious Education program strives to form children, youth, and adults in the Catholic faith through a solid, integral, and thorough education faithful to the Magisterium of the Church. Thus, not only individual children, youth or adults may be guided towards Heaven but the entire family, and not only for the present but for the rest of their lives.”


CONTACT US AT:
Our Lady of Peace Religious Education Office
2800 Mission College Blvd., Santa Clara, CA
Via email at catechismoffice@olop-shrine.org
Or at the Office phone number: (408) 988-7648

Religious Education Program 2022-2023

Registrations will be open on April 26, 2022!

The Religious Education Registrations Office is open during the months of April and May:
Tuesdays & Thursdays: 6pm – 8:15pm
Wednesdays: 4:00pm – 5:30pm
Saturdays: 9:00am – 11:00am
During the months of June and July the Religious Education Office is closed.

Please come to the office to register your child/ youth for the upcoming academic year.

  • First Week of Catechism Classes: September 21, 2022
  • Last Week of Catechism Classes: May 13, 2023
  • Classes are once a week.
  • Classes are all in English. Books are given to the students on the first day of Catechism.
  • The registration fee is $100 for First Holy Communion, Continuing Education, RCIA and Post Confirmation Classes. Confirmation Classes are $150. Families with three or more children pay a maximum of $300.

Financial difficulties should never prevent a child/youth from attending our Catechism Program.

For more information, please contact Sister Maria de Foy at catechism@olop-shrine.org

Please note that your registration is NOT COMPLETE until the completed form is submitted, all required certificates have been received and your child’s registration fee has been received. Please come to the Catechism office with a copy of the Birth, Baptism, First Communion certificate.


Catecismo 2022-2023

La oficina de Catecismo está abierta durante los meses de Abril y Mayo:
Martes y Jueves: 6pm – 8:15pm
Miércoles: 4:00pm – 5:30pm
Sábados: 9:00am – 11:00am
Durante los meses de Junio y Julio la Oficina de Educación Religiosa está cerrada.

  • Utilice el siguiente formulario para registrar a su hijo/a para el próximo año académico.
  • Primera semana de clases de catecismo: 21 de septiembre de 2022
  • Última semana de clases de catecismo: 13 de mayo de 2023
  • Las clases son una vez a la semana.
  • Las clases son todas en inglés, pero la mayoría de los catequistas son bilingües. Se entregarán los libros a los estudiantes el primer día del Catecismo.
  • La cuota de inscripción es de $100 para las clases de Primera Comunión, Educación Continua, Bautismo o RICA y Post Confirmación. Las clases de Confirmación son de $150. Las familias con tres o más hijos pagan un máximo de $300.

Las dificultades financieras nunca deberían impedir que un niño / joven asista a nuestro Programa de Catecismo. Para obtener más información, comuníquese con la Hermana Maria de Foy en catechism@olop-shrine.org