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Religion and ethics

NSW schools offer special religious education and special education in ethics. Approved providers deliver these, where available.

A Special Religious Education (SRE) program is available at the school and is run by authorised volunteers of approved religious persuasions. Below is the list of approved special religious education programs provided at the school. Additional details of SRE programs on offer at the school can be obtained from SRE providers. Contact details of SRE program coordinators can be provided by the school if required.

Combined Christian Special Religious Education which includes Anglican – Anglican Dioceses of Sydney, Congregational – Fellowship of Congregational Churches and Presbyterian – Presbyterian Church of Australia in the State of New South Wales.  The SRE curriculum is Think Faith: https://thinkfaith.com.au/  SRE will be held on Wednesdays in the alternate week to assembly.

Text from DoE Special Religion in Schools Procedures

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.