Religious Education classes are available for children from PreK through High School.  
PreK-8th grade classes are held on Wednesday evenings, Confirmation classes and Youth Group are held on Sunday evenings, in the Educational Center and Social Hall at St. Mary's Church in Elkhart.  

We also offer faith sharing opportunities for all adults which are held at various times during the week and on weekends. 

Are you interested in becoming a Catholic?  Learn about our RCIA program.  

Religious Education PreK - 6

Stacie Hergenreter:  515-491-3876 

Confirmation, Grades 9 & 10

Nicole Cory:  515-313-014

Grades 7-12 Youth Coordinator 
Melissa Kahler:  515-290-2830

RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults) Coordinator 
Deacon Terry Schleisman:  515-669-6158

Adult Faith Sharing Coordinator 
Deacon Terry Schleisman:  515-669-6158


SMHC has a scholarship available for high school seniors planning on attending college next fall?  This year the Stewardship Committee is teaming up with the KOC to offer (2) $200.00 scholarships to teens that have been directly involved in our parish.  The application is available HERE