At St. Rita School for the Deaf, the Religion Department teaches a diverse student population that encompasses many faith experiences. The Religion Department teaches and promotes the gospel, the good news of faith, doctrine, service and prayer.
The Religious Education Curriculum of the Archdiocese of Cincinnati is the core for the themes used for classes. In addition, St. Rita School for the Deaf includes the four pillars of the Catechism of the Catholic Church. Each of the below listed pillars or goals, contain specific objectives for each grade level.
These pillars, or major program goals, are:
1. The profession of Faith
2. The Celebration of the Christian Mystery
3. Life in Christ (Christian Morality)
4. Christian Prayer