Thank you for visiting the Religious Education page for Saint Theresa of the Child Jesus. We offer Religious Education classes for Grades 1-9. Our classes are held in the Parish Center and taught by parent and church volunteers. We are grateful for all our volunteers who share their faith with the children of Saint Theresa's Parish because they are the spirit of our program! To register for classes or to volunteer, please contact us via phone or email.
~Wendy J. Smith, Director of Religious Education
Registration for Summer 2019 (July 15-19) and School YEar 2019-2020
In person registration for NEW and returning students for either Summer or School Year sessions will take place on Sunday, April 7th from 8am-10:30am or Monday, April 8th from 7pm-8pm in the Parish Center
St. Theresa's Church welcomes all the children of Parishioners into our program for Grades 1-9.
School Year Fees for 2019-2020:
Parishioners $40 one child or $75* per family
Fees for Summer 2019:
Parishioners $50 per child
Non-parishioners are charged additional fees
*If you have children attending both sessions, an additional fee of $10 will be added per child attending Summer session
Additional fees for Sacramental years Gr. 2 and Gr. 9.
You will be notified at the Parent Meeting
(fees for retreats, gowns, etc)
No child will be denied participation in the Program due to financial need. Please speak to the Director about assistance.
Wendy J. Smith
Director of Religious Education
Saint Theresa of the Child Jesus
18 Baltic Street
South Attleboro, MA 02703
School Year Session
Classes are held on Sunday mornings for at least 20 weeks throughout the school year. Grades 1 through Grade 9 are welcome to register for this session. Grades 1, 3, 4, 5, 6 meet from 8:00am-8:50am and Grades 2, 7, 8, and 9 meet from 10:00am-10:50am.
One-week session that totals 20 hours will be offered for Grades 1-6 in the summer with a choice of two weeks. Students can be registered for a one-week session July 16-20 or a one-week session August 13-August 17. The time will be 8am to 12pm with a Friday Mass at 12pm and will run Monday through Friday during that set week. Students who are in Grade 2 and partake in the summer sessions will be required to come to the school year program once a month for an additional Religious Education class as well as attend the monthly Mass. Other grades might be held accountable for school year sessions or Masses under the discretion of the Director or the Pastor. Students CANNOT miss a day of instruction during this week; they must attend all 5 days for promotion to the next grade.