Rosemeadow Public School

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Emailrosemeadow-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.

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 Rosemeadow Public School, SRE is delivered on Tuesday from 11.50 am to 12.20pm for Stage 1 and  Stage 2.

On enrolment parents/carers will be given the SRE and SEE participation 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 office, in writing.

The following SRE classes are offered at Rosemeadow Public School:

Catholic SRE is provided by the Catholic Diocese of Wollongong. More information about Catholic SRE, including the authorised curriculum scope and sequence, please visit the Catholic Diocese of Wollongong website http://www.dow.org.au/

Anglican SRE is provided by Youth Works (Rosemeadow/Appin Anglican Churches). More information about Anglican SRE, including the authorised curriculum scope and sequence, please visit the Youth Works website www.whysre.com.au/cecurriculum

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 http://www.icnsw.org.au/

South West Church SRE is provided by the South West Church of Christ. More information about South West Church SRE, including the authorised curriculum scope and sequence, please visit the South West Church of Christ website www.southwestchurch.org

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 which follow our whole school Positive Behaviour for Learning values.