Sherwood Grange Public School

A quality education in a caring environment.

Telephone02 9632 9447 or 02 9632 3625

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

Religion and ethics

NSW public schools offer special religious education and special education in ethics, delivered by approved providers wherever available.

During enrolment, you can choose a special religious education option for your child from the school’s available approved providers. You can withdraw your child from special religious education by selecting alternative meaningful activities, or special education in ethics if it’s available.

You can update your preference by writing to the school or through the online form available at participating schools.
 
Visit the department’s website for more information about religion and ethics. 

At Sherwood Grange Public School, SRE is delivered on Tuesday’s.1:55 – 2:25 for K-2 students and 2:25 – 2:55 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 school office, in writing.

The following SRE classes are offered at Sherwood Grange 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 the Catholic Diocese of Parramatta website. Click here for more information.

Protestant SRE is provided by the Merrylands Anglican Church. More information about Protestant SRE, including the authorised curriculum scope and sequence, please visit the Christian Education Publications website. Click here for more information.

Islamic SRE is provided by the Islamic Council of NSW. More information about Islamic SRE, including the authorised curriculum scope and sequence, please visit the Islamic Council of NSW website. Click here for more information.

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