Kent Road 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.

Kent Road Public School offer the following Special Religious Education (SRE) programs on Tuesday mornings. Kindergarten, Year 1 and Year 2 at 10:40am and Years 3 to 6 at 11:30am.

o   Anglican - Christian

o   Baha’i – Teaching values

o   Catholic – Christian

o   Christian

o   Hindu

o   Islamic


Student who do not attend one of the above groups have the option to nominate for the Special Education in Ethics (SEE) program or alternatively the non-scripture group. 


SRE is education in the beliefs and practices of an approved religious persuasion. SEE is a program in ethical decision making, action and reflection within a secular framework, based on a branch of philosophy. Non-scripture groups are supervised by teachers and participate in other meaningful tasks.