Faith Formation (Religious Education)     2016_Registration Form                            
Children Religious Education – (grades 1-8)
Director: Dee Fumega 203 969-7778; Email
Faith Formation for children takes place on Sunday mornings in the school classrooms beginning with 9:00 AM Mass with dismissal at 10:50 AM. Registration is held in early September and classes run for twenty-six weeks with a calendar built around school breaks. Teaching is done by volunteer catechists.

Elementary School – (grades Pre-K3 – 5)
Principal: Natalia Cruz, 348-1155; mrscruz.olss@gmail.com
A traditional Catholic grammar school where religious education and formation are an integral part of the curriculum. Our Lady Star of the Sea School: http://www.ourladystaroftheseaschool.org

Youth Challenge Club – (grades 5-10)
Leader: Valerie Vincent 203 977-8691; Email
A club for girls to socialize and grow spiritually with other Christian girls, where the activities include meetings, sleepovers, games, films, crafts and spiritual talks, spiritual direction, rosary and Mass.

Youth Conquest Club – (grades 5-12)
Leaders: Gauthier Vincent 203 977-8691; Email
and Frank Fumega 203 969-7778; Email”
A club for boys to socialize and grow spiritually with other Christian boys, where the activities include meetings, sleepovers, games, films, sports and spiritual talks, spiritual direction, rosary and Mass.

High School Program – Confirmation (grades 9-10)
Director: Gauthier Vincent; 203 964-0647; Email
This is a 3 semester program which starts in ninth grade and is concluded in the Fall of tenth grade. The Program includes classes, guest speakers, field trips, retreats, liturgical participation and Parish service.

Adult Bible Study
Meetings are in the Parish Hall, open to all, new members always welcome.  Monday morning sessions 9:45–11:45am.  Call Ceil Greco, 203-353-9151 or Judy Rusin at 203-323-8096.

RCIA -Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults
Director: Fr. Peter Smolik, 203-324-4634, Email
This is a formational program that responds to the needs of those interested in investigating and possibly embracing the Catholic Faith. The program runs from September to May, with reception into the Church at the Easter Vigil Liturgy. Classes are scheduled at the convenience of the participants.