Black Hill Public School

Self-reliant and responsible students ready for the future.

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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.

At Black Hill Public School, SRE is delivered on Monday for classes 1/2 and 3/4, and on Tuesday for classes K/1 and 5/6.

On enrolment parents/carers will be given a general permission note with an option for participation or non-participation in SRE to complete and return. After the initial enrolment, notification of changes to a child's enrolment in SRE should be given to the office, in writing.

The following SRE classes are offered at Black Hill Public School:

NSW & ACT Baptist Association SRE is delivered by an approved local provider. The Godspace program is followed during the lesson times. More information about NSW & ACT Baptist Association SRE, including the authorised Godspace curriculum scope and sequence, can be found through the following links:

In the allocated time/s set aside for SRE, students not attending are provided with supervised alternative meaningful activities. This could include reading, private study or completing homework.