Annandale Public School

Strength Through Wisdom

Telephone02 9516 3711

Emailannandale-p.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Religion and ethics

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

Special Religious Education (SRE) and Special Ethic Education (SEE)

The following SRE classes are offered at Annandale Public School:

Catholic SRE is provided by Catholic Diocese of Sydney.

Anglican SRE is provided by Anglican Diocese of Sydney.

More information about Catholic SRE including the authorised curriculum scope and sequence, please visit the website Education - Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney (sydneycatholic.org)

More information about Anglican SRE including the authorised curriculum scope and sequence, please visit the website.

Why SRE? - Christian SRE (Special Religious Education) - Scripture

SEE is provided by Primary Ethics. For more information about SEE, including the authorised curriculum scope and sequence, please visit the Primary Ethics website Ethics education for children – Think • Reason • Discuss (primaryethics.com.au)

During the time that SRE/SEE classes are being held, students not attending will be located in a separate space and will participate in meaningful activities such as reading.

For further information, please click the link Religion and ethics (nsw.gov.au)

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.