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Carlingford Public School

Carlingford Public School

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Religion and ethics

NSW public schools offer special religious education and special education in ethics, delivered by approved providers wherever available.

At Carlingford Public School, Special Religious Education (SRE – commonly known as Scripture) and Special Education in Ethics (SEE) is delivered on Wednesday 2.30pm – 3:10pm for K-2 students and on Thursday 2:30pm – 3:10pm for 3-6 students.

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 school office, in writing.

The following SRE classes are offered at Carlingford Public School:

·     Anglican (Christian) - more information can be found at  curriculum-overview/

·     Buddhist - more information can be found at


·     Catholic - more information can be found at

Catholic SRE Information Brochure 1

Catholic SRE Information Brochure  2


·     Hindu - more information can be found at

Hindu SRE Information Brochure 1

Hindu SRE Information Brochure 2

·     Islam - more information can be found at


·     Special Education in Ethics- more information can be found at  Primary Ethics Curriculum

During the time that SRE/SEE classes are being held, students not attending will be located in a separate space and will participate in alternate activities such as reading and private study.

Please visit the school office to complete a new Special Religious Education and Special education in Ethics Participation form if you wish to change your child's enrolment.