Registration Information




Children’s Faith Formation

3101 Van Buren Street    Alameda, CA  94501
Tel.: 510-373-5218   Email:


Dear Parents and Guardians of Children in Grades Kindergarten through Seventh,


Welcome to the 2015 – 2016 Children’s Faith Formation (CFF) program.  The complete list of Registration materials for the upcoming academic year is listed below.  We look forward to partnering with you in building and strengthening your child’s relationship with the Holy Trinity, the Catholic Church, and our parish community of Saint Philip Neri - Saint Albert.


Together at this site are several important forms that need to be completed and returned:


a) Children’s Faith Formation Registration Form;


b) Emergency Health Information Form (please note, an Emergency Health Information Form must be completed for each child enrolled);


c) Volunteer Opportunities Form;


d) CFF Calendar for 2015 - 2016;


Here is the link to download the complete Registration Packet!


Completed forms may be scanned and sent by email to or turned in to the SPN Office (as above) Monday through Friday.  Please submit the appropriate registration fees with your forms.


Fees – Registration fees for the 2015 – 2016 classes are as follows:


Family Registration and fee for one child

$ 110.00

Material fee per additional child

$ 10.00

*First Communion fee per child

$ 60.00


*The First Communion fee is applicable to children in the First Communion class who will be preparing to receive the sacraments of First Reconciliation and First Eucharist in the spring of 2016.


Please make checks payable to “Saint Philip Neri – St. Albert the Great Parish”.  Feel free to call me if you need to discuss deferred billing.  Every child is entitled to catechesis regardless of their family’s ability to pay registration fees.


Elementary & Middle school children meet on Sundays. Classes begin on Sunday, September 7th.


Elementary school children in Grades Kindergarten through Five

10:15 am – 11:15 am in SPN School


Middle school children in Grades Six through Seventh

10:15am – 11:15am in Parish Rectory Basement



If you have any questions regarding registration, please do not hesitate to call me.  Also, if you are aware of any families who may be interested in receiving information about the CFF program, please call my office.  Once again, WELCOME to the Children’s Faith Formation Program. 


We look forward to seeing your family for the CFF program in 2015-16.


In Christ,


Jesus Romero

Children’s Faith Formation Coordinator


Change of Address/Phone – Please notify the CFF office of any change of address or telephone number immediately so that the catechetical staff will be able to contact you in the event of an emergency involving your child.


Custody Arrangements – The primary responsibility for seeing that custody arrangements are carried out rests with the parents.  The catechetical staff wishes to cooperate with special custody arrangements of families to the best of their ability.  Parents are asked to meet with and submit in writing detailed information regarding such arrangements to the CFF coordinator.
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