NSW schools offer special religious education and special education in ethics. Approved providers deliver these, where available.
Write to the school if you wish to withdraw your child from special religious education, sometimes known as scripture. Special education in ethics is an option for your primary-age child if you withdraw them from special religious education. For more information, visit Religion and ethics.
Special Religious Education (SRE) will be offered to students in Year 7 and 8 who have identified as Catholic. We have an obligation to provide SRE to students when the provider approaches the school and is on the Approved Providers List.
The SRE program in 2020 will occur on the following dates:
Term 1 - Monday 6 April, - cancelled due to COVID-19
Term 2 - Monday 29 June, - cancelled due to COVID-19
Term 3 - Monday 21 September, - cancelled due to COVID-19
Term 4 - Monday 23 November. - going ahead as planned
The session for Year 7 will be in Period 4, and the session for Year 8 will be in Period 5 on the dates above. Rooming to be announced on the day through the daily notices.
The curriculum that will be delivered in these SRE sessions is derived from resources from the Diocese of Broken Bay and is accessible through the following link: www.bbcatholic.org.au and by following these headings/tabs: