The HILLRANGE School stresses the primary role that parents play in their children’s spiritual development.
An aspect of the holistic or integral education given at Hillrange is the attention to the transcendental dimension of the person. The spiritual development of the pupils is carried out with the understanding and consent of their parents and in collaboration with them.
Spiritual formation in Hillrange is given in full fidelity to the Magisterium of Catholic Church. Nevertheless, every pupils, regardless of his particular religious faith, is encouraged to foster a relationship with God and to develop his spiritual life with a genuine spirit of freedom and commitment. This enriches as a human beings and enables become an excellent person in every sense of the word.
The Religious Education Programme which is offered gives pupils the opportunity to acquire a deep understanding of the Catholic Faith and its practice. Intrinsic to this is the greatest respect for the freedom of consciences. The Chaplain of the School is a priest of Opus Dei, a Personal Prelature of the Catholic Church. Mass is celebrated in the school’s Chapel and pupils are encouraged, but not compelled to attend. The priest also administers the sacrament of confession to those who wish to receive it. He also give a class on morals to the pupils every two weeks, with a focus on the acquisition and practice of human and Christian virtues.