Middle School Grades 7-8

The St. Mary by the Lake Faith Formation program provides an opportunity for Middle and High School students in grades 7th through 10th to grow in faith by developing a meaningful relationship with Jesus, a better understanding of our Catholic tradition and help to plant roots for the adult years. This program includes instruction, fellowship, prayer, service, and fun. The Youth Ministry program also provides opportunities for youth to engage in service, social and retreat opportunities throughout the year.

7th & 8th Grade Curriculum:

  • CATHOLICISM 101 is an eLearning mini-course is an engaging and efficient way to help young people unfamiliar with Catholicism learn the essentials of the Catholic faith. Youth will participate in interactive eLearning modules for self-directed learning, followed up by catechist-led zoom or in-person sessions. 

 St. Mary by the Lake Faith Formation Calendar 2020/21


Wednesday, September 25, 2019 @ 6:30 pm. in Church
A brief information session will be held immediately following the Opening Liturgy.
Parent packs and all pertinent information will be distributed at this meeting and families will be given the opportunity to meet their catechist(s).


2018-19 FAITH FORMATION REGISTRATION MATERIALS (click on the link below):

2020-2021 Faith Formation Program Catalog

2020-2021 Faith Formation Registration Form

Financial Assistance Application