Flinders 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 Flinders Public School, SRE is delivered on Tuesday’s from 12:30 – 12:55pm.

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 should be given to the Flinders Public School office, in writing.

The following SRE classes are offered at Flinders Public School:

Baha’is SRE is provided by the Baha’i Council. More information about Bahai SRE, including the authorised curriculum scope and sequence, please visit the 


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.

Special Religious Education (SRE): Combined Christian SRE

Christian SRE is provided by SRE teachers from different Christian denominations and churches. The approved providers in this combined arrangement are Anglican Diocese of Sydney. All Christian SRE teachers are authorised and trained by an approved provider.

The Christian SRE curriculum is authorised by Anglican Diocese of Sydney. The curriculum is based on Good News about Jesus Christ and learning the key elements of our Christian life and culture and can be found at https://whysre.com.au/cepcurriculum

Christian SRE engages students in conversations as they question life, explore values and discover faith.