First Communion

Important Information

**To access your 2019-2020 Sacramental Info Packet please click HERE**


The following forms are required for your child to receive First Communion:

  • Baptismal Certificate: Upload your child's certificate HERE.
  • Parish Registration Form:  You must be a registered parishioner to receive First Communion at St. Ann's. Access a registration form by clicking HERE.


Required sacramental prep classes: Which one is right for YOUR child?

Sacramental preparation for first and second grades: First and second grade sacramental preparation is a two-year religious education process. The first year religious preparation needs to be completed in order to receive Reconciliation and First Communion in the second year. If your child is entering second grade with NO religious education you will need to register them as a first grade student.

Sacramental preparation for third-eighth grades:
Third-eighth grade students coming into the Catholic Church needing Baptism and First Eucharist will register for the Rite of Christian Initiation for Children, offered Sundays at 8:45am. Click HERE to register for RCIC, or contact Jackie Kmet with questions.

If your child is in third-eighth grade and has received Baptism but still needs First Communion, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for information about the Inquiry program. Students and parents for this group will need to attend four mandatory workshops to meet requirements for the sacraments. Click HERE to register for Inquiry.

Parochial & Catholic School Student Information


Sacramental prep dates for both Catholic school and public school students:

Launch sacramental year workshops & sacrament dates:

*First Reconciliation workshop (Mandatory for Parent and Child) October 27, 2019, 2:00-4:00pm in the church 

*First Reconciliation: January 13-14, 2020 (exact times will be sent out closer to the dates)

*First Communion Mass sign-up/registration: January 12, 2020, opens at 8:00am

*First Eucharist workshop (Mandatory for Parent and Child) March 22, 2020, 2:00-4:00pm in the church 

*First Communion rehearsal: April 15, 2020 (times assigned based upon your selected mass)

  • --selected Mass: April 18, 2020: 10:30am-- Mass rehearsal: April 15th from 7:00-8:15pm
  • --selected Mass: April 18, 2020: 5:30pm-- Mass rehearsal: April 15th from 4:00-5:15pm
  • --selected Mass: April 19, 2020: 12:30pm-- Mass rehearsal: April 15th from 5:30-6:45pm

*First Communion Masses: April 18, 2020 at 10:30am or 5:30pm; April 19, 2020 at 12:30pm


Inquiry workshops & sacrament dates

  • *Workshop #1: September 15, 2019, 1:00-3:00pm, Donnellan Café
  • *Workshop #2: December 8, 2019, 1:00-3:00pm, Donnellan Café
  • *First Reconciliation: at the parish Advent reconciliation service, 7:00pm in the church
  • *Workshop #3: February 9, 2020, 1:00-3:00pm, Donnellan Café
  • *Workshop #4: March 1, 2020, 1:00-3:00pm, Donnellan Café
  • *First Communion: April 19, 2019 at 10:30am Mass


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Launch Staff
Jenny Kiehl (x6023)
Launch Director & Pre-K-First grade Coordinator
Kristen Ott (x6041)
Coordinator of Religious Ed., Second-Fifth grades
Jackie Kmet (x6040)
Sacramental Events, VBS & Family Enrichment Coordinator
Linn Hodges (x6039)
Launch Office Coordinator
Susan Rhodes (x6043)
Launch Office Administrator



The Catholic Church of St. Ann is a La Salette parish family dedicated to reconciliation through worship, word, works and sacrament.

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