Jr. High Youth Group

Junior High Youth Group, Sixth through Eighth Grade (meets every other Sunday evening, 6:30-8 pm, St. James School, Youth Room, 2nd Flr). Visit this link for a complete schedule.

Read the U.S.C.C.B.'s entire document at United States Conference Of Catholic Bishops.                                                         

Options for Junior High Youth in Grades 6, 7 and 8:

1) Summer Session for Junior High Youth: July 10th - July 14th, 9am-3pm at St. James School Youth Room. Registration information will be available soon. 

2) Youth Group

Following the school year calendar, youth in grades 6,7 and 8 are invited to attend youth group gatherings twice a month on Sunday evenings from 6:30-8pm at St. James School Youth Room (2nd Flr). 

Experiences Available for both Junior High and Senior High Youth:

-Diocesan Youth Convention
-CYO Athletics
-Diocesan Youth Committee
-Diocesan Youth Retreats
-Hands of Christ Award
-Junior High Adventure Day
-National Catholic Youth Conference (NCYC)
-Run For The Young
-Youth Leadership Training: FOUNDATIONS
and so many more!

Visit the new Diocese of Rochester's Youth Ministry page here.

Resources used in Youth Ministry:

DOR Religion standards for young adolescents

United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

Youth Catechism/Catechism of the Catholic Church

National Federation of Catholic Youth Ministry

National Directory for Catechesis