Greenacre Public School

Deeds Not Words

Telephone02 9759 1305

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 Greenacre Public School, SRE is delivered on Wednesdays for all students.  

On enrolment parents/carers will be given the SRE and SEE participation letter to complete and return.  SRE and SEE Participation Letter (PDF) 

After the initial enrolment, notification of changes to a child's enrolment in SRE should be given to where, in writing.

The following SRE classes are offered at Greenacre Public School:

Islamic SRE is provided by Islamic Council of NSW 

Catholic SRE is provided by Confraternity of Christian Doctrine - a branch of Archdiocese of Sydney 

Anglican SRE is provided by Combined Christian Scripture 

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.