Ferncourt Public School

Strive to Succeed

Telephone02 9558 3978


Religion and ethics

NSW public schools offer special religious education and special education in ethics, delivered by approved providers wherever available.


1.    Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney, St Brigid’s Parish, Marrickville

2.    Buddhism Council of NSW

3.    Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia, St Nicholas, Marrickville

4.    Sydney Anglican Church Diocese, Marrickville Road Church / St Clements Anglican Church, Marrickville

5.    Primary Ethics Ltd

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.