Mayfield East 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 Mayfield East Public School, SRE and SEE is delivered on Thursday afternoon between 12.50pm and 1.20pm. 

On enrolment parents/carers will be given the SRE and SEE participation letter to complete and return. After the initial enrolment, notification of changes to a child's enrolment in SRE/SEE should be given to where, in writing.

The following SRE classes are offered at Mayfield East Public School:

Christian Special Religious Education is provided by (Baptist Churches of NSW & ACT). More information about name of denomination SRE, including the authorised curriculum scope and sequence, please visit the name of approved provider website (

SEE is provided by Primary Ethics. For more information about SEE, including the authorised curriculum scope and sequence, please visit the Primary Ethics website (