St. Patrick Catholic Religious Education Programs for Grades P3, P4, K and Grades 1-5: 

Deacon Jerry Ryndak, Director of Religious Education:  Phone 630-338-8164

Gail Brown, Administrative Assistant 

Any questions, please call the R.E. office! 630-338-8162 or CONTACT Gail Brown:

Register for the 2021-22 Religious Education Classes beginning in the Fall

2021-22 Explanation of R.E. Classes

RE Forms only 5.6.21 NEW TIMES


Interested in joining our R.E. staff?   We need classroom teachers, assistants, hall monitors and sitters in our nursery during class timesIf you are interested in these positions, call or come to the Religious Education Office located at the St. Patrick Parish Office at Crane Road.

Protecting God’s Children (PGC):   IMPORTANT!  New staff: All volunteers are required to participate in an online session before the R.E. year begins in September.  The seminar teaches safe environment principles, and is required of all adult volunteers who minister to children in the Rockford Diocese. For more information please go to on the left-hand side of the page, click the yellow link labeled Registration.

NOTE: If you have additional questions about VIRTUS Online training, please contact the
VIRTUS Help Desk at 1-888-847-8870 or your Diocesan VIRTUS Coordinator.

In Christ’s Love,
Deacon Jerry Ryndak, Director
P3 – Grade 5
& EYFWJ Grades 2 – 5
630.338.8164  or

Gail Brown, Secretary

630.338.8162  or

Here is a gallery of First Communion Photos from June 2020

Congratulations to All Our First Communicants!

Our St. Patrick School First Communion was held on June 20th and the Religious Education First Communions were held on June 27, 2020. 
Thank you to everyone who coordinated and helped to make these arrangements and joyous occasions!