Religious Ed

 The Religious Education program at St. Charles is provided for children of our parish who attend public schools. Classes are held for 3 year olds through the 8th grade. It includes preparation for the sacraments of Reconciliation, First Eucharist, and Confirmation. We average 650 children in our classes, which are taught by parishioner volunteers. There are ordinarily about 66 classes conducted by approximately 100 volunteers. The program Coordinator is Ms. Michelle Dore’.

Registration for St. Charles Religious Education is opened for the 2020-2021 school year.  Please see RE Renewal 2020-21 link for returning families.  We welcome all new families to our St. Charles Religious Education program.  Must have copy of the child’s baptismal certificate and any additional sacramental certificates. Please use the RE New Families 2020-21 link for forms.  All registrations can be mailed or brought to the Religious Ed office.

Classes meet September through May

Grades 1st – 5th Tuesday 4:10-5:15

Grades 1st – 5th Wednesday 4:10-5:15

Grades 6th – 8th Wednesday evenings 7:10-8:15


Contact: Michelle M. Dore’, RE Coordinator
Call:   (856) 829-9119
Address:   St. Charles Borromeo Religious Education and Formation
2500 Branch Pike
Cinnaminson, NJ 08077

Religious Education Hours

Summer Hours– Monday – Thursday 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

School Time

Monday 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Tuesday 8:00 am – 5:15 pm

Wednesday 8:00 am – 8:15 pm

Thursday 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

Friday 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Registration Forms for Religious Education:

Online Registration link COMING SOON!

Sacramental Prep
Reconciliation / First
Eucharist – In addition to regular classes, 2nd Graders and their parents prepare for the reception of the Sacraments of Reconciliation and Reconciliation with several opportunities throughout the year. These consist of a parents meeting, practices, and a banner night. Reconciliation typically takes place in February and First Eucharist typically in the beginning of May.

First Holy Communion Dates

Confirmation – Towards the end of 7th grade, our students begin preparations for the Sacrament of Confirmation. Throughout their 8th Grade year, they will participate in service projects, a retreat, and an interview night all in preparation for the Sacrament. Confirmation typically occurs  around the beginning of March.

Family Information Packet for Confirmation

Letter of Request to Father Dan

Sponsor letter

Service Activity form

Application to prepare for Confirmation

Choosing Your Sponsor

Conducting An Interview

Choosing A Confirmation Name

Personal Reflection