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.
SRE at Manilla Central School
At Manilla Central School, Christian SRE is delivered on Thursday during periods one and two at the High School campus and from 11.40am to 12.15pm at the Primary campus.
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 School, in writing.
Christian SRE is provided by Anglican Diocese of Armidale, Presbyterian Church of Australia (NSW) and Uniting Church in Australia (NSW Synod) using the Think Faith and Generate Ministries Curricula which can viewed be at:
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 which could include reading, private study or completing homework.