Welcome to St. Mary’s Faith Formation and Education Opportunities.

If you have questions or need more information, please contact Emily Gipson at (270) 233-4196 or emily.gipson@stmarywoods.com.
Information on this page is for the 2023-2024 School Year.

St. Mary of the Woods Parish Religious Education Program (PREP) 


We meet once a month from September to April on a Wednesday night from 6-7:30pm on the following dates:
September 13th, 2023
October 18th, 2023
November 8th, 2023
December 6th, 2023
January 3rd, 2024
February 7th, 2024
March 20th, 2024
April 10th, 2024
Parents are to attend each meeting with their children, but will be in the first classroom on the right with the Program Director. Attendance for each child is taken at the Parent Meeting.
If your child is set to receive First Communion or Confirmation this year or next, please be aware of the following Diocesan Policy: Any child receiving a Sacrament of Initiation must have been in formal religious education for both the year they are to receive the Sacrament and the year before. (Catholic School or PREP)

If you have any questions, please email emily.gipson@stmarywoods.com or call the Parish Office at 270-233-4196.

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Safe Environment Training

St. Mary of the Woods

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