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 Schofields Public School, special religious education (SRE) and special education in ethics (SEE) is delivered on a Thursdayfrom 2:10pm until 2:40pm for all students from K-6.
On enrolment parents/carers will be given the SRE and SEE participation letter (consider uploading and hyperlinking your schools letter) to complete and return. After the initial enrolment, notification of changes to a child's enrolment in SRE/SEE should be given to the school office, in writing.
The following SRE classes are offered at Schofields Public School:
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, activities could include reading, private study or completing homework.