Faith Formation

Nativity’s Religious Education Program is held on Sundays after the 9:30am Mass from September to May for students as young as first grade. Annual registration is required before beginning class.

Nativity offers Religious Education classes for non-sacramental and sacramental preparation for children in grades 1 to Confirmation. The Archdiocese of Miami requires 2 consecutive years of preparation for First Holy Communion and 3 years of preparation for Confirmation.

Level 1a: First Year of First Communion Preparation for children in grades 1-4. Students are in classes with children in their school grade level. After completion of Level 1a, students begin Level 2a.

Level 1b: First Year of First Communion Preparation for children in grades 5+. After completion of Level 1b, students begin Level 2b

Level 2a: Second Year of First Communion Preparation for children in grades 2-5. Students are in classes with children in their school grade level. Students will receive the Sacraments of Reconciliation and First Holy Communion.

Level 2b: Second Year of First Communion Preparation for children in grades 6+. Students will receive the Sacraments of Reconciliation and First Holy Communion.

Level 3: Religious Education Classes for children in 3rd grade in school.

Level 4: Religious Education Classes for children in 4th grade in school.

Level 5: Religious Education Classes for children in 5th grade in school.

Level 6: Religious Education for students in 6th grade in school/First Year of Confirmation Preparation

Level 7: Second Year of Confirmation Preparation

Level 8: Final Year of Confirmation Preparation