Greater Sacramento Atrium Participant Resources

(Click on a link below to access the resources listed)


Application Forms (Spring, Summer)

Pre-Enrollment Meeting RSVP (Required for families not currently enrolled)

Application For Enrollment (Submit online)

Signature Form (Print and mail, or scan and email)


Summer Sacramental Series (Spring, Summer)

SSS Information Sheet

SSS Application / Commitment Form

Pastoral Permission To Receive First Reconciliation/Communion During SSS

Preparing Children for the Sacrament of Reconciliation

Preparing Children for the Sacrament of Holy Eucharist


Participation Documents (All year)

Participant Volunteer Sign-up Schedule

Participant Responsibilities

Dates to Remember

Mass Guide

32 Characteristics of the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd

Contribute online

Protocols (Primarily for catechist use)


Catechesis Presentation Schedules (Fall, Winter, Spring)

Level 1: 3-6 year-olds

Level 2: 6-9 year-olds

Level 3: 9-12 year-olds (Coming soon)


Circle of Grace Safe Environment Program (Winter)

Parents' Resources

Lesson Materials


"The first and last point of reference of this catechesis

will always be Jesus Christ Himself,

Who is “the way, and the truth, and the life."

Catechism of the Catholic Church, #1698


Catechesis at the Greater Sacramento Atrium in Elverta in fall 2021 can resume when permitted by diocesan Covid policy. Click here if you would like to be notified when we resume accepting applications.


Subject to diocesan Covid policy, we normally begin training new CGS catechists in the spring. For details, click here.


Participants in the Greater Sacramento Atrium can click here for documents.