Pre K – 4

P.R.E.P. (Parish Religious Education Program)

Catechesis of the Good Shepherd (Ages 3-5 years including Kindergarten), Kindergarten and Elementary through 4th Grade nurtures the faith formation and religious education of pre-school and elementary children through formal classes (September – May) and Vacation Bible School (VBS) in the summer.

Registration for 2019-2020 year available NOW – click here for Online and Printable Form link. Thank you for registering early!


About P.R.E.P.

Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


505 N. Dayton Street
Davison, MI 48423

Contact Numbers

Voice mail messages can be left at the numbers listed below or e-mail can be sent as indicated

Phone: (810) 653-4056 (office)
Fax: (810) 652-0310
Voice Mail: (810) 658-4776 (+ext)


Jan Gravel
Director of Religious Education, PreK-4, Interim
(810) 652-0304 ext. 236



Sue Schroeder
(810) 652-0304 ext. 237



2019-2020 Sessions

  • (At St. John) Catechesis of the Good Shepherd (Ages 3-5 including kindergarten) Sunday 9:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
  • (At St. John)  Sunday (Grades 1 & 2) 9:45 a.m. – 11:00am
  • (At St. John) FOLLOWING 5:00 p.m. MASS: Sunday evening (1st — 8th gr.) 6:15 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
  • (At Davison Middle-School–5th, 6th, 7th & 8th gr.) Monday 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • (At St. John) Catechesis of the Good Shepherd (Ages 3-5 including kindergarten) Tuesday 5:30 p.m. – 6:45 p.m.
  • (At. St. John) Tuesday (1st — 8th) 5:30 p.m. – 6:45 p.m.
  • (at St. John) Youth Group & Confirmation (Grades 9-12) Wednesday 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 pm


Current News


For Catechists

Pondering Scripture Document



The Parish Religious Education Program (P.R.E.P.) is seeking volunteers for the 2019-2020 school year. There are many areas needing your time and talent, including:
Pre-K-4th Grade: Classroom Catechists, Classroom Aides, Hallway Monitors, Office help, help with special events.
EDGE (5th-8th Grade): Small Group Mentors, help with special events, Senior Thanksgiving Dinner committee.
Youth Group & Confirmation: Small Group Mentors for both programs, kitchen helpers, help with special events
Choirs: Singing Angels Choir
To volunteer your time, please fill out the form below by telling us your name, telephone number, and when you would like to volunteer.

*All volunteers working with children must attend a Safe Environment training and consent to a Background Check