Curriculum Overview

Religious Education at Hawthorn Primary School

Every child has a statutory entitlement to Religious Education. Our R.E curriculum follows the Newcastle SACRE Agreed Syllabus.

The syllabus promotes an approach to teaching and learning that encourages a deepening interest in and enriching experience of the study of religion for children.

The emphasis is upon the fundamental ideas, concepts and questions which human life and experience raise and which religion tries to answer