Directed Study

Remote Directed Study

Students will complete 18 chapters of their book – including all questions on every page throughout each chapter including the Faith In Action pages. You will attend a live Zoom meeting once a month from September through March. Each month there will be several opportunities to pick the time that works for your family This program is not grade specific – it will be similar to the lessons that have always been taught in the Directed Study class). We ask that the parent watch the class with their child(ren). Emails will go out with the Zoom class information time and sign-in. We will have a book pick-up day(s) and this year we will ask that the books be dropped off when the entire book is completed.


The following is the required HOMEWORK for ALL Directed Study students:


        Complete ALL pages, in every chapter,

                      This means that any page with ANY Activity or Question on  them Including the Chapter Review and Faith In Action pages

PARENTS – Please check your child’s work before handing it in assure that they completed the chapter work to the best of their abilities AND that the work will not be returned as incomplete.

You will be contacted if there is incomplete or inappropriate work.


Complete another chapter – in addition to the 18 already required


Any child that is registered in the Directed Study program and is in 2nd Grade or 8th Grade for Catechesis will be participating in all aspects of making Reconciliation/Communion and Confirmation respectively.

Grade 8  Please read carefully for requirements for Confirmation

In order to participate in Confirmation, eighth graders MUST have the following completed:

Seventeen (17) Chapters of work handed in (see above “required Homework” for detailed explanation) by the February class. UPDATE – WORK MUST BE HANDED IN BY FEBRUARY 26. There will be a drop off box at the Kinane Center on February 25 & 26 (215 Ridge Terrace – FRONT OF BUILDING ONLY)

Saint Paper is due by November class.  Eighth graders are required to complete a Saint Research Form and complete a Saint Paper using the research form.  Please see link below. 

Saint Paper – 8th Grade Required-Due at November’s Class

ALL 8th Grade Service usually must be completed by December class, this year we have extended the date to January 15. 

As with all the 8th graders, they will participate in a  Confirmation interview. Details for the how the interviews will be conducted this year, will be forthcoming.