The Diocese of Harrisburg requires 2 years of religious instruction to prepare for the sacraments of First Holy Communion and Confirmation, typically grades 1-2 and 7-8.
The Religious Education Program of St. Joan of Arc intends to work in partnership with parents in order to assist them in living their vocations as educators of their children. This program should merely complement, not replace, the catechesis children receive in the home. The Religious Education Program assists parents in their God-given role as educators of the faith. You can read more about this programhere
When Derry Township Schools are closed or close early due to inclement weather, i.e. snow and ice, Wednesday REP classes are canceled. If classes are not canceled but you feel it is unsafe to drive, please notify the REP office that your child will be absent.