Youth Group

JOIN US! No online sign ups required for our regular Youth Group meetings!! We want to make it easy for you – kids can simply show up at their respective meeting location, and parents can come pick them up at the end of the meeting.

YG Summer Schedule 2022



  • Registration for Junior Youth Group’s service camp starting July 5th is now open! Come participate in service projects around the parish such as a car wash, bake sale, etc. $30 per person and signups are required. Flyers are at all exits of the church, or click image below to sign up!

SYG Steubenville Conference registration in July is now live! 

  • Incoming high school freshmen and graduating seniors are invited to attend the Steubenville Youth Conference at the end of July with our Senior Youth Group! We will be going with St. Aloysius’ Youth Group in New Canaan. There are registration forms at all exits of the church with more information. If you are interested, please fill out the form and return to Olivia, Youth Coordinator, ASAP.

Summer Schedule at a glance…

Want to register your child to be part of our Youth Group? Download and fill out our Youth Group Registration form HERE to receive email updates, learn about our upcoming events and stay in touch with Olivia! All are welcome!!

Steve Buckett and Melissa Giordano Buckett are St. Matthew Youth Ministers

Steve Buckett
is entering his seventh year as a teacher and coach at Stamford High School. He teaches Physical Education and Health while coaching girls soccer and baseball. He earned his teaching degree from Southern Connecticut State University in 2012, a Master’s degree in Health, Physical Education and Recreation from Emporia State University in 2016, and a Sixth-Year Certificate in Educational Administration from the University of Bridgeport in 2018. Steve has been a life-long Parishioner, having received all of his Sacraments at St. Matthew.

Melissa Giordano Buckett is beginning her sixth year teaching and coaching at Stamford High School.  She teaches Physical Education and Health, and is the head softball coach and assistant volleyball coach. Melissa was a standout softball player at Stamford High School and Marist College which eventually led to playing professionally for a year in Italy. Melissa has a Master’s Degree in Physical Education from Manhattanville College and is working toward her Sixth-Year Certificate in Educational Administration.