Wentworthville Public School

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Religion and ethics

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 Wentworthville Public School, SRE  is delivered on Tuesdays at the following times: 9.25am to 9.55am for K-2 students and  9.55am to 10.25am 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 office in writing.

The following SRE classes are offered at Wentworthville Public School:

Protestant SRE is provided by authorised volunteers from Holroyd Combined Churches Special Religious Education. For more information about Protestant SRE, including the authorised curriculum scope and sequence, please visit Godspace and Connect.

Catholic SRE is provided by authorised volunteers from Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish. For more information about Catholic SRE, including the authorised curriculum scope and sequence, please visit Catholic Diocese of Parramatta.

Sikh SRE is provided by authorised volunteers from The Australian Sikh Association. For more information about Sikh SRE, including the authorised curriculum scope and sequence, please visit Australian Sikh Association.

Hindu SRE is provided by authorised volunteers from The Saiva Manram.  For more information about Hindu SRE, including the authorised curriculum scope and sequence, please visit Sydney Murugan Temple.

Muslim SRE is provided by authorised volunteers from The Islamic Charity Projects Association.  For more information about Muslim SRE, including the authorised curriculum scope and sequence, please visit Islamic Charity Projects Association.