Gilgandra Public School

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Religion and ethics

NSW schools offer special religious education and special education in ethics. Approved providers deliver these, where available.

At Gilgandra Public School Christian SRE (Combined), formerly known as Scripture is offered to all students.

Christian SRE is provided by SRE teachers from different Christian denominations and churches. The approved providers in this combined arrangement are: Anglican Diocese of Bathurst,  Australian Christian Churches, Australian Indigenous Ministries, Catholic Diocese of Bathurst, International Network of Churches (COC), Lutheran Church of Australia NSW District, Presbyterian Church and Uniting Church in Australia. 

All Christian SRE teachers are authorised and trained by an approved provider.

The Christian SRE curriculum is authorised by the above providers and is based on Good News about Jesus Christ and learning the key elements of our Christian life and culture and can be found at Christian SRE engages students in conversations as they question life, explore values and discover faith.

More information on Christian SRE can be found here:


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.