Heaton Public School

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Telephone02 4952 6022

Emailheaton-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 Heaton Public School, SRE and SEE is delivered on Thursday afternoon between 1.50pm and 2.20pm. 

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 where, in writing.

The following SRE classes are offered at name Public School:

Islamic Special Religious Education is provided by (Islamic Council of NSW). More information about name of denomination SRE, including the authorised curriculum scope and sequence, please visit the name of approved provider website (www.isre.org.au).

Christian Special Religious Education is provided by (Hunter Bible Church). More information about name of denomination SRE, including the authorised curriculum scope and sequence, please visit the name of approved provider website (www.hunterbiblechurch.org/sre-resources).

Christian Special Religious Education is also provided by (Grave Evangelical Church Newcastle inc.).  More information about name of denomination SRE, including the authorised curriculum scope and sequence, please visit the name of approved provider website (https://www.gecn.org/)

Christian Special Religious Education is also provided by (Baptist Churches of NSW & ACT). More information about name of denomination SRE, including the authorised curriculum scope and sequence, please visit the name of approved provider website (www.nswactbaptists.org.au).

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 name activities (activities could include reading, private study or completing homework).