Religious Ed

 The Religious Education program at St. Charles is provided for children of our parish who attend public schools. Classes are held for children in Kindergarten through the 8th grade. It includes preparation for the sacraments of Reconciliation, First Eucharist, and Confirmation. We average 500 children in our classes, which are taught by parishioner volunteers. The program Director is Ms. Michelle Dore’.

Kindergarten Tuesday or Wednesday 4:30-5:15

Grades 1st – 5th Tuesday 4:15-5:25

Grades 1st – 5th Wednesday 4:15-5:25

Grades 6th – 8th Wednesday evenings 7:15-8:25

Religious Education 2022-2023 Calendar

We welcome all new families to our St. Charles Religious Education program. Please see the New Family Registration link to start your registration. After you enter your information, I will then send you a “Welcome Letter” from Parish Giving to complete the registration online. Must have copy of the child’s baptismal certificate and any additional sacramental certificates. Contact: Michelle M. Dore’, RE Director

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:

New Family Registration!

$150 per child.

$200 per child for two or more children.

Registration fees for volunteer Catechists are waived.

Please contact Ms. Michelle Dore’ if you are interested in being a Catechist.


Sacramental Fees:

Communion: $30

Confirmation: $50

Parent Handbook


Sacramental Prep

Reconciliation / First

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.

Act of Contrition

Parents Notepaper 

Photographs of First Communion 

First Communion Dress Suggestion

2022-2023 First Holy Communion Dates

2023 Communion Application

Volunteers for Communion


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.


Loyola Press

Catholic Online

Important Confirmation Links:

Confirmation Preparation Packet

Confirmation Test Study Guide

Confirmation Application

Letter of Request to Father Dan

Sponsor Information

Service Activity Form

Choosing Your Sponsor

Conducting An Interview

Choosing A Confirmation Name

Personal Reflection

Catechist’s Handbook