The teaching of Religious Education is statutory in all schools. It is taught as a subject outside the National Curriculum but following the Cheshire West and Chester Council Agreed Syllabus.
Religious Education does not seek to urge religious beliefs on children or to compromise the integrity of their own beliefs by promoting one religion over another. Parents have the right to withdraw their child from Religious Education. Suitable alternative provision will be made.
To develop an understanding and respect for the beliefs, values and practices of other people.
To reflect on and respond to the values, beliefs and practices of religions and philosophies.
To enable pupils to develop their own insights.
If parents/carers would like any further information regarding R.E. lessons please do not hesistate to contact your child's class teacher.