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.
At Shoalhaven Heads Public School, SRE is delivered on Wednesday from 10:30am to 11:05am.
On enrolment parents/carers will be given the SRE participation letter to complete and return. After the initial enrolment, notivication of changes to a child's enrolment in SRE should be given to our school office, writing.
The following SRE classes are offered at our school:
Catholic SRE is provided by Catholic Diocese of Wollongong. More information about Catholic SRE, including the authorised curriculum scope and sequence, please visit the Catholic Diocese of Wollongong website https://www.dow.org.au/
Protestant SRE is provided by Anglican Diocese of Sydney. More information about Protestant SRE, including the authorised curriculum scope and sequence, please visit the Anglican Diocese of Sydney website https://sydneyanglicans.net/
SEE is provided by Primary Ethics. For more information about SEE, including the authorised curriculum scope and sequence, please visit the Primary Ehtics website https://primaryethics.com.au/, unfortunately this option is unavailable at our school.
During the time that SRE classes are being held, sutdents not attending will be located in a separate space and will participate in meaningful activities, reading.
We acknowledge the traditional custodians from the lands of the Jerrinja people. We also acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the various lands on which you all work today and pay respect to Elders past and present and emerging and extend that respect to other Aboriginal people.
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