Mount Warrigal 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.

During enrolment, you can choose a special religious education option for your child from the school’s available approved providers. You can withdraw your child from special religious education by selecting alternative meaningful activities, or special education in ethics if it’s available.

You can update your preference by writing to the school or through the online form available at participating schools.
Visit the department’s website for more information about religion and ethics. 

At Mount Warrigal Public School, SRE is delivered on Tuesday from 2.00 pm. 

On enrolment parents/carers will be given the SRE 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 administration staff in the office, in writing. 

The following SRE classes are offered at Mount Warrigal Public School: Protestant SRE is provided by Shellharbour City Anglican Church on behalf of the Anglican Diocese of Sydney. More information about Protestant SRE, including the authorised curriculum scope and sequence, please visit the Anglican Diocese of Sydney website (CEP curriculum overview ( 

Bahá’í SRE is provided by Shellharbour Baha’i Community on behalf of the Baha’I Council. More information about Bahá’í SRE, including the authorised curriculum scope and sequence, please visit the Bahá’í Council website (Baha'i classes in State schools - Australian Baha'i Community) 

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 include reading, private study or completing homework.