Please CLICK HERE to register for any of the programs listed below.

SUMMER PROGRAMS

GRADES 1 - 6  are for the full academic year 2021-2022

Grades 7-8 (Jr. High) are for the full academic year of
2021-2022

Attendance is required for all classes. The books being used this year are Alive in Christ by OSV, there are 15 out of 21 lessons taught in the week of summer. Remaining chapters are taught over 8 return sessions scheduled for Sunday mornings from 9:00AM to 9:45AM beginning in September and ending in April.

Masses for CCD are scheduled at 10am on the return dates of the summer program. Parents pick up their children from class to join the parish community in Sunday Liturgy. After the conclusion of Mass, there will be Mass attendance sign-in book in the atrium. Mass attendance is part of the program.

For more information, pease contact Kathy at
201-666-2707 or kbreitenbach@stjohnhillsdale.com

SUNDAY WEEKLY PROGRAM

GRADES 1 - 6  registration is available.
Initial parent meeting is Monday, September 13
at 7:00pm in the Parish Center

New faith formation for the Sunday Program is “Finding God: by Loyola Press, there will be one lesson taught each week throughout the year. 

 

Classes are scheduled for Sunday mornings from 8:45AM to 9:45AM in the parish center beginning in October and ending in April 2022.  

Mass attendance once a month is part of St. John’s CCD programs. Two different dates are assigned each month.  

For more information, please contact Kathy at
201-666-2707 ext. 211 or kbreitenbach@stjohnhillsdale.com

FAMILY HOME STUDY PROGRAM

GRADES 1 - 6  registration is available.
Initial parent meeting on September 14 at 7:00pm
in the parish center.

At the meeting parents will receive their children's books, Finding God by Loyola Press, with the schedule of lessons to be completed at home and gather dates once a month in the evening from October through April 2022.

The gatherings are formations taught by the Pastoral Associate and other catechists to parents and children who sit together. At least one parent is to be with their child for each gathering. The gatherings begin at 7:00pm to 8:00pm each month in the parish center. The program has internet help for parents, games to use, as well as paperless assessments online.

Mass attendance once a month is part of St. John's CCD programs. Two different dates are assigned each month.

For more information, please contact Kathy at
201.666.2707 ext. 211 or email
kbreitenbach@stjohnhillsdale.com.

JUNIOR HIGH HOME PROGRAM

HOME STUDY GRADES 7 & 8  registration is available. Initial parent meeting is on Tuesday, September 14 at 7:00pm in the parish center.

 

All 7th and 8th graders in St. John’s CCD program continue to use the faith formation Jr. High Thematic program from Our Sunday Visitor.   

There will be one gathering each month on a weekday evening (7:00pm to 8:00pm) at which time preview of the workbook is presented by the Pastoral Associate. At least one parent is to be with their child for each gathering. If children carpool one adult must remain with the children throughout the formation.  

There are seven books in the Junior High program with the seven themes found in the Alive in Christ program. This year all Jr High students in the Summer and Jr. High Home Study students theme books are Church, Sacraments and Morality.  Dates TBD

Mass attendance once a month is part of St. John’s CCD programs.   Two different dates are assigned each month.  

For more information, please contact Kathy at
201-666-2707 ext. 211 or kbreitenbach@stjohnhillsdale.com