After First Reconciliation, the catechist begin to prepare the children for First Holy Communion which takes place in the spring of their second year of Religious Education. Dates for the First Holy Communion are released in the fall of the second year. Children are assigned First Communion dates by classes.
Parents are required to attend a First Holy Communion meeting and bring the children to two practices and continue to support what they are learning at home. (See handbook for more information.)