Serving the Catholic Community of Castro Valley

Youth Faith Formation: Grades K to 5 & 1st Communion

Now accepting Registration Forms for the 2019 – 2020 year!

The Evangelization Outreach Program at Our Lady of Grace offers religious instruction and Faith Formation for students in Kindergarten through 5th grade & bilingual classes. We also offer classes in preparation for the Sacrament of 1st Holy Communion (2nd Grade).

Whole Family Catechesis: English / Bilingual, Grades K – 5: We will meet twice a month on Sunday mornings in Stack Center (10:50 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.) Please click below to access the flyer for the class schedule. Classes begin on Sunday, September 8, 2019.  We encourage you to register your child early so that we may plan accordingly. The fees are listed below. To register your child/children, return the registration form to the Parish Office or click below to register online. Children will be placed in classes on a first-come, first-served basis.

1st Holy Communion (2nd Grade): We will meet about twice a month on Sunday mornings in Stack Center (10:50 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.) Please click below to access the flyer for the class schedule. Classes begin on Sunday, September 15, 2019. We encourage you to register your child early so that we may plan accordingly. The fees are listed below. To register your child/children, return the registration form to the Parish Office or click below to register online. Your child should have completed one year of Faith Formation at Our Lady of Grace or at another parish and be entering 2nd grade.

Our gatherings include lessons, crafts, bible stories, music, games and activities to help children learn about our Catholic faith and how to apply it in our everyday lives. In addition to weekly classes, the program sponsors social events, parent education, service projects, prayer services and more, following our parish mission statement, We, the Catholic community of Our Lady of Grace, endeavor to live our faith grounded in Jesus Christ, celebrating His presence in Word, Sacrament and shared experiences.”

Passing on your faith is one of the most precious gifts we can give our children. We are here to help you! 
Please contact us with any questions – (510) 582-9266 or [email protected].

Registration Fees for 2019-2020

  • $100 for the 1st child
  • $50 each for additional children

To register online, click here. For Spanish, select from the pull-down on the right-hand corner of the homepage.

To fill out hard copies, click below & print. Please return completed forms & registration fee(s) to the Parish Office:
Registration & Emergency Forms – English
Forms in Spanish are on its way!

Click here for the Faith Formation Flyer & Class Schedule – English
Click here for the Faith Formation Flyer & Class Schedule – Spanish