Vardys Road Public School

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Telephone02 9624 3144

Emailvardysroad-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.

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 Vardys Road Public School, SRE is delivered on Tuesdays and is held over different times for different years:

·         10.30am for K-2 students,

·         11.30am for Years 3-6 students

On enrolment parents/carers will be given the SRE participation letter to complete and return. After the initial enrolment, notification of changes to a child's enrolment in SRE should be given to the class teacher, in writing.

The following SRE classes are offered at Vardys Road Public School:

Catholic SRE is provided by the Catholic Diocese of Parramatta. More information about Catholic SRE, including the authorised curriculum scope and sequence, please visit  https://parracatholic.org/ccd-home/

Protestant SRE is provided by the Anglican Diocese of Sydney. More information about Anglican SRE, including the authorised curriculum scope and sequence, please visit https://whysre.com.au/sre-curriculum/cep-curriculum-overview/