CCD - Class Schedule by Grade

CCD Calendar 2022-2023

All Religious Education (CCD) classes for Mary, Gate of Heaven parish are held at St. Mary Parish Center, 45 Church Street.  Classes start the week of September 19 and end in April.  First day class lists will be posted in the lobby by grade.

KINDERGARTEN:  Attendance at Kindergarten level CCD classes is not required for admission to Grade 1.  Classes are held 1-2 Sundays per month from 9:30-10:30 AM. Registration is is on a first come / first served basis.

GRADES 1,2,3,4,& 5:  Classes are held on Tuesday or Wednesday (parent's choice of day) from 4:15-5:15 PM.

GRADES 6 & 7:  Religious education classes are held on Monday afternoons from 1:35 - 2:45 PM or Monday evenings from 7:00 - 8:05 PM.

GRADE 8:  Classes for grade 8 meet Monday evenings from 7:00 - 8:05 PM.  As this grade is part of the preparation for Confirmation, attendance is essential. 

GRADE 9:  Classes for Grade 9 meet on Monday evenings from 7:00 - 8:05 PM weekly, unless there is a holiday (consult calendar).   This is the final preparation year for Confirmation and all classes must be attended.  No more than 2 classes may be missed.  Make-up classes will be offered.

GRADE 10:  Students who have completed the curriculum over a period of 2 years in grades 8 & 9 and have successfully passed a test on their Catholic faith must attend Confirmation preparation meetings, which are held on one Monday each month in May, September, and October.  All Confirmation ceremonies are now held at Saint Joseph Cathedral in Hartford.  The date will be announced when we recieve notice form the Archdiocese.



Saturday Vigil
4:30 PM (St. Robert)

7:00 AM (St. Mary)
9:00 AM (St. Robert)
11:00 AM (St. Mary)

3:30-4:00 PM (St. Robert)

Daily Masses
Monday through Friday:
7:30 AM (St. Mary)

8:30 AM (St. Mary)