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Staff Retreat

Staff Faith Formation Outcomes:

  • Staff connect positively and meaningfully with each other
  • Staff deepen their understanding of and connection to the person of Jesus Christ
  • Staff engage in various styles of prayer and activities
  • Staff are empowered in their own spiritual journey through reflection on their own stories both personally and communally
  • The story and charism of your school’s religious identity is prayerfully explored
  • Catholic Social Justice Principles are explored through Project Kindy stories (read more here)


  • “Peace in Our Everyday”
  • “Work-Life Satisfaction”
  • “Breaking open your School Charism and Values”
  • “Learn Catholic Social Justice Principles through Project Kindy Stories”

Sample Staff Spirituality Day Program 

Tea/coffee on arrival at venue

Session 1:

Welcome and Introduction

Opening Prayer


Quiet Reading based on unique content for your school charism and/or values

Small Group Activity

Session 2

Independent Reflection

Small Group Activity to create symbolic gifts for each other

Guided Meditation

Session 3:

Independent Activity

Creative Prayer Experience