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Frequently Asked Questions

Here are a few questions we have been asked over the years which we hope you'll find useful. If your question is not answered here then please email us at camorningtonmeath@gmail.com

Q. My child does not attend the Le Cheile ETNS, can he/she be registered for the Catholic Education
classes?

A. Yes, children who do not attend the Le Cheile ETNS can be enrolled for the classes. Please note
however that the number of children in attendance is subject to class sizes.

Q. My child is starting in Second Class, has not attended any religion classes and would like to make his/
her First Communion - can he/she attend the classes now?

A. If you wish for your child to make his/her First Communion in 2013 they must have been baptised and
have already completed the first class after school Catholic Education programme, before enrolling in
the second class.
If you wish for your child to make his/her First Communion in 2014 it is compulsory as set out by the
Meath Diocese that he/she is baptized and attends Catholic Education classes from 1 st October 2012
through to May 2014.

Q. My child is starting in Sixth Class, has not attended any religion classes and would like to make his/her
Confirmation - can he/she attend the classes now?

A. If you wish for your child to make their Confirmation in 2013 they must already be attending Catholic
Education Classes.
If you wish for your child to make their Confirmation in 2014 it is compulsory as set out by the Meath
Diocese that they attend Catholic Education classes at the least from 1st October 2012 through to May
2014.
Those wishing for your child(ren) to receive the Sacrament of Confirmation must have completed
3rd, 4th & 5th class after school “Catholic Education Programme”, before enrolling in the 6 th Class
programme.

Q. What should I do when my child is absent from a class due to sickness etc?
A. When a child is absent from a class, the parent/guardian should submit an explanation note to the
religion teacher or a CA member at the next class. This note will accompany the class roll when reviewed
by the local priest.