Penrose Public School

Encourages confidence, responsibility, awareness and adventure.

Telephone02 4884 4238

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 Penrose Public School, SRE is delivered on Wednesdays from 11:30 am - 12:00 pm.

On enrolment parents/carers will be given the SRE participation letter to complete and return. 

The following SRE class is offered at Penrose Public School:

Anglican SRE, which is provided by the Anglican Parish of Sutton Forest.

For more information about the authorised curriculum scope and sequence, please visit

During the time that the SRE class is being held, students not attending will be located in a separate space and will participate in meaningful activities such as reading, comprehension, and developing touch typing skills.