IC Children's Religious Education

Welcome to Immaculate Conception Church's Religious Education. We are blessed with having over 500 children and youth enrolled in our Religious Education program. The most current information regarding Religious Education can be found on the website and in the bulletin. It is our privilege to be a partner with parents as they share our faith with their children. 

Please consider joining our dedicated volunteer catechists and their assistants by sharing your time and your faith with the children and youth of our parish.

Melinda Burrell, Acting Director 


Summer Religious Education 2019.

Please complete Summer 2019 Catechetical Events Log Sheet to be eligible for the summer 2019.  Please complete at least 5 activities/events by June 1 to be eligible to register for Summer religious education and record on login Sheet.


School Year Religious Education

Our Schedule for Religious Education 2018-2019.  

  • Sundays 10:05-11:05am for Grades K-8
  • We also offer a Homeschool curriculum for grades 1-8.

Immaculate Conception Church, Newburyport, MA—Syllabus and Curricula 2018-2019 Gr K-8

Grades K-8: 30 hours of formation are required by the archdiocese.  We would also like to have the children participating regularly at Sunday liturgy which is both liturgical and catechetical through the homily.  By participating in liturgy and catechesis, we will far exceed the required 30 hours.  If your child attends the Sunday program, please consider participating in liturgy at 9:00am or 11:30am.

For additional ongoing formation at home, you can login to www.findinggod.com  the passcode: FG-2013. We are also required to teach on child safety. Gr 1-3: Talking about Touching (TAT) Curriculum on Child Safety. http://www.cfchildren.org/Portals/0/TAT/TAT_DOC/PreK_Scope_Sequence_TAT.pdf  Gr 4-6 Keeping Children Safe and Gr 6-8 Created for Love. http://www.respectlifeeducation.com  

Thank you for sharing our faith with your child/ren.

Parent Letter

School Year Registration Form 2019-2020 for Grades K-8 (click here) Word document format

School Year Registration Form 2019-2020 for Grades K-8 (click here) pdf format