The Religious Studies Department attempts to carry out in an intentional and holistic manner the mission of Salesian College Preparatory to educate students to develop into good Christian women and men whose lives and accomplishments will benefit humankind and give glory to God. To this end the Department seeks to emphasize in its four year program the spiritual development of the young person and its effects on the well being of each student. At the same time, the Religious Studies Department seeks to present the young people with the Christian principles at the heart of the Roman Catholic Church as expressed specifically through the spirit’s gift of the Salesian charism.
Featured Religion Course
Social Justice: Grade 11
This Social Justice course presents a Catholic perspective regarding many issues related to justice in our world today. The general goals of this course are to increase student awareness of justice issues, develop critical thinking skills on specific issues, challenge social responsibility, create a sense of solidarity, and learn to act on behalf of justice.