Catechism in the parish follows a number of streams. For learners at Western Province Preparatory School and at SACS Junior, catechism is held during school hours. Catechism for those from St Bernard’s or St Ignatius who are in Grades 1 to 7 and are not at SACS or WPPS is every Tuesday, from 17h00 to 17h45 at the St Bernard’s hall in Newlands. Contact Alexandra Swart, 083 298 1483, alexandraallem@gmail.com). Pre-Confirmation and Confirmation class takes place every Sunday night from 19h00 to 20h00 at the St Bernard’s hall in Newlands. Contact Leisyl Fortuin (leisylf@gmail.com). Please note that according to the regulations of the Archdiocese of Cape Town, no candidate under the age of 16 years may be Confirmed.