If you want to register your child for 2021-2022 classes, please contact the Religious Education office at 210-688-9033, extension 204, or email at


Registration steps:

    • First, become a new user to ParishSoft (to access the My Own Church feature):
    • Click on “New User”
    • Under “Organization” make sure our parish name reads St. Anthony Mary Claret Parish, San Antonio
    • If you are new to our parish, It may take a day or two for our staff to review and process your application.
    • If you are already a member check your email for your password and username. This should be sent immediately to you.
    • Once you have your Username and password, Login and review your family’s information under the My Family tab by clicking the “Family Detail”.
    • Then you may register your student using the SAMC Religious Education tab and clicking the Online Registration.
    • When selecting Student’s Grade:
      • If your student NEEDS First Holy Communion, choose from Grades “1-3”, Grades “4-5”, or Grades “6-8”.
      • If your student has already received First Holy Communion, choose from 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, or 8.
      • If your student is in High School but has not yet received First Holy Communion, contact the RE office (, 688-9033 x 204) for placement.
    • First Holy Communion classes for Grades 1-3 are offered at all Sunday sessions.
    • First Holy Communion classes for Grades 4-5 and Grades 6-8 are only offered at the Sunday 10:45 a.m. session.
    • Spanish instruction for First Holy Communion will be offered only for Grades 1-3 on Sunday @ 1:30 p.m. session.
    • Confirmation classes are offered on Sunday at the 8:45am session, or Wednesday at either the 5:30 p.m. session or the 7:00 p.m. session.
    • Classes for grade level catechesis for elementary & middle school students (Grades 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, & 8) are available at all Sunday sessions.
    • Classes for grade level catechesis for middle school students (Grades 6, 7, & 8) are also available on Wednesday sessions.
    • When selecting Student’s class, look for the day/time first. Choices include:
      • Sunday @8:45am = Sun845
      • Sunday @10:45am = Sun1045
      • Sunday @1:30pm = Sun130
      • Wednesday @5:30pm = Wed530
      • Wednesday @7:00pm = Wed700
    • Next, look for the year of preparation your student will be entering if preparing for a sacrament:
      • First Year of preparation = Yr1
      • Second Year of preparation = Yr2
    • Or their grade in school = 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, etc.
    • You do not need to make a 2nd or 3rd choice preference to register. All classes are one-hour long.
    • Payment is required to complete registration. Fees: $45 per student or $120 for families of 3 or more. Click button to make payment:

Questions? Please contact the Director of Religious Education, at 210-688-9033, extension 204.

Religious Education Calendar 2021-2022 – click here