Brookvale 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 Brookvale Public School, SRE and SEE is delivered on Thursday during school time by authorised representatives of approved religious groups for instruction in that faith. The following Scripture classes are currently provided are:

  • Catholic
  • Anglican
  • Primary Ethics

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 front office in writing. 

Scripture Request Form

Non-scripture students will be supervised for those whose parents have elected their child not to attend scripture classes, where they can particiapte in meaningful activities which can include reading, art or completing homework.