General Information


CHILDREN’S RELIGIOUS EDUCATION

religious_educationChildren of parishioners and non-members of Ascension parish are eligible to participate in our religious education program. Students in grades PreK-5 attend class from 10:00-11:15 a.m. on Sunday mornings, while our children in grades 6-9 attend class from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Classes prepare students for First Communion and Confirmation and serve to strengthen parish children in their faith. For more information about the program and registration, please contact Debbie Cramsie, Director of Children’s Religious Education, at 561-866-3482 or via Email at rel-ed@accboca.net.

Please attend Mass regularly as a family as that is the best form of religious education possible!

REGISTRATION

registration_begins_in_AugustClasses will begin in September. Registration forms will be mailed to returning students in August. The form will also available to download; CLICK HERE for the 2016-2017 Religious Education registration form. You can mail the completed forms and registration fees back to the church or drop them off at the parish office during normal business hours. Students CANNOT begin classes the same day they register. We require one week to process all registrations.  If your child is new to our religious education program and was not baptized at Ascension you must also attach a copy of your child’s Baptismal Certificate to the registration.

Our Director of Children’s Religious Education, Debbie Cramsie, is available to answer any other specific questions you may have. You can contact her at 561-866-3482 or via Email at rel-ed@accboca.net. Debbie will also be available to meet with you prior to the beginning of classes. She will be in the Family Center after the 9:00 am and 10:30 am Masses on the following Sundays:  August 28, September 4, 11 and 18.

All registration forms must be returned one week prior to the beginning of classes to assure a place for your child in the program.

2016 FEE SCHEDULE

Please return registration forms as quickly as possible with your check covering class fees.

Registered Members
  • 1 child $100
  • 2 children $150
  • 3 children $175
Non-Members
  • 1 child $125
  • 2 children $175
  • 3 children $200
Sacramental Fee

($45/child – Additional fee for First Communion and Confirmation Class)

CALENDAR

Grades PreK-5 will meet in the Family Center on Sunday mornings from 10:00 to 11:15 a.m. and grades 6-9 will meet from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. CLICK HERE for our complete 2016-2017 Religious Education calendar.

STEWARDSHIP HOURS REQUIREMENT

Each family with students registered in Ascension’s Religious Education program must commit to at least 10 stewardship hours to the parish. CLICK HERE for a letter describing the many ways you can fulfill this commit and the Stewardship Hours Log Form.