Middle Years Youth Programming

March for Life 

January 21st, 2020

Sponsored by the Knights of Columbus, stand up for the sanctity of human life at every stage and age. Sign up with your family for Mass, the march, fellowship with fellow pro-lifers and more. Students 13 years and older do not need a chaperone. If you are under 13 you need a parent/chaperone to attend with you. Cost is $20 for adults, $10 for under 18 and $50 price maximum for families. Sign up here. Note: if you are a student enrolled in Sunday faith formation classes, cost to attend is FREE.


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


Telos Simera Sundays Schedule

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

Note: December 15th, 22nd and 29th are no class days. Be sure to pick up your home lessons in the family folders on December 8th. Merry Christmas!

December 8th St. John the Baptist No morning session; large group meeting in the Church for Confirmation with Parents 6- 8pm
January 5th As for Me and My House No morning session; large group meeting in the Church for Confirmation with parents 6- 8pm
January 12th

A Child's Vocation

Simultaneous parent meeting "Talking to Youth about Authority" 

No morning Session; Parent meeting for Confirmation Families, "Talking to Youth about Authority" during normal morning session times AND "Love and Understanding" meeting from 6-8pm




Map of Classrooms: Parish Annex



 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!

More Confirmation Information


Grade Level Standards:

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

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Christmas Caroling Night

December 18th, 5:30- 8:00pm

We're going to rock around the Christmas tree-- and neighborhood that night! Spread some Christmas cheer, singing loud for all to hear. This event is open to middle and high school youth together. Snacks provided. Invite a friend!  RSVP HERE

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 January 29th, 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 27th. RSVP by clicking here


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.