Rous 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.

SRE at Rous

Special Religious Education, (SRE), is education in the beliefs and practices of an approved religious persuasion. In every government school time is allowed for the religious education of children through approved providers and where approved providers are available.

SRE lessons will be held on a Friday from 10.30am – 11.00am. Parents/caregivers not wishing for their child/ren to attend SRE should be aware that students are supervised by a class teacher in the library where they have the opportunity to participate in meaningful activities, such as catch up work across the KLAs, reading and practising mathematical and English concepts. 

Scripture permission note