Middle Years Youth Programming


 Confirmation Retreat

Confirmation Retreat for Middle School is now available for sign up. This is a requirement to be Confirmed in May. Cost is $75.

Click Here to Register.

Where: Holy Redeemer Parish Center

When: Saturday, February 29th, 9:00 am- 9:00 pm and Sunday, March 1st, 9:00 am- 6:00 pm 

Note: This is NOT an overnight retreat

  • Students Attend Noon Mass (Sunday)
  • 5:00 pm Parent and Student Dinner (Sunday) Let us know if one or both parents will be attending the dinner on the registration form. You'll get to see what your child has been doing on retreat!


Character Development Programs at Holy Redeemer



American Heritage Girls
From leadership and service to lea
rning real-life skills and exploring the outdoors, AHG offers something for all girls.  This K-12 program will give you opportunities for articulating your faith and service.  We'd love to have you join us!

For more information contact Julie


Trail Life USA

Trail Life USA is a Christian Outdoor Adventure, Character, and Leadership Program for boys and young men. Operating from Troops that are chartered through churches in 48 states, the K-12 program centers on outdoor experiences that build a young man’s skills and allow him to grow on a personal level and as a role model and leader for his peers. Living the Trail Life is a journey established on timeless values derived from the Bible.

Trail Life Troop WA 360 is a specifically Catholic troop.  We incorporate Catholic prayer and devotion into every meeting and outing.

For more information contact Linda



Summer Programming: Save the Dates



Middle School Intensive

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Quo Vadis Days


July 6th-10th, 2020

For all 6th-8th Grade Youth



Camp Dates: Mon, June 21st- 25th, 2020

Location: Camp Don Bosco, near Carnation, WA

Ages: Young men ages 13-18 years old

Cost: Free!


Youth Summer Mission

Dominican Sisters of Mary, Mother of the Eucharist

Youth in grades 3-12 from all parishes are invited to join the Dominican Sisters of Mary, Mother of the Eucharist for St. James’ annual Summer Mission. There will be indoor and outdoor learning activities, games, crafts, snacks, singing with the Sisters, and daily 12:10 pm Mass.  Come for any or all of the days!

June 2020: Date Coming Soon!






Telos Simera Sundays Schedule

                                                         4th- 6th Grade  7th-8th Grade


January 5th As For Me and My House

No morning Session; large group meeting in the church for Confirmation. Parents attend with Middle School Youth from 6-8 pm


January 12th

A Child's Vocation

Simultaneous parent meeting "Talking to Youth about Authority" (7th and 8th grade parents pease come)

No morning session; Parent Meeting from 6- 8pm, Love and Understanding (7th and 8th grade parents please come)
January 19th Christian Citizenship

NO MORNING SESSION; large gorup meeting in the church for Confirmation with parents 6-8 pm; Evangelization


January 26th

No Session

No Session



Map of Classrooms: The Annex



More Confirmation Information


Verso L'Alto Night

All 6th-8th graders, join us for monthly fun, fellowship and free dinner in the Annex! Our next Verso L'Alto night will be Thursday, January 30th, 5:30-8:00 pm. We'll be watching The Incredibles 2. Please RSVP so we know how much food to prepare, no later than January 28th. RSVP by clicking here

Volunteer at Lenten Soup Supper

We are need of middle years youth to help make soup supper possible on March 13th, 2020.

Faith Formation youth: Sign up here!

AHG/ TLUSA: Sign up here! 

Grade Level Standards:

Standards as set by the Archdiocese of Seattle (by grade level):
4th  |  5th  | 6th  |  7th  |  8th  
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Safe Environment:

If you are (age 18+) volunteering for any of Holy Redeemer's faith formation programs and have direct contact with youth, it is Archdiocesan policy that you are Safe Environment compliant.  Please visit VirtusOnline.org to register for a Safe Environment Program class or to check on your status.  If you have any questions, please contact the Faith Formation office.