/ Made in the Image of God – Parent Information session

Made in the Image of God – Parent Information session

August 8, 2017
6:00 pm - 6:30 pm

We are offering a parent information session to provide a detailed overview of the Made in the Image of God program.

Date:                Tuesday 8 August 2017

Time:               6.00pm

Venue:             Staff Room

 The ‘Made in the Image of God’ program was developed by the Catholic Education Office as part of our Religious Education and Health Curriculum.

This program follows four themes:

  • Being Human
  • Being Connected
  • Being Moral
  • Being Sexual

The aims of the Made in the Image of God Program

This program is intended to:

  • Promote and encourage behaviours founded on Christian values
  • Foster loving commitments and social responsibility
  • Recognises sexuality as integral to the person
  • Gives clear and accurate information about sexual gender identity, puberty / adolescence, and human reproduction within the context information
  • Explores the spiritual, physical, moral, psychological, social and cultural dimensions of human sexuality
  • Fosters values related to self respect and self esteem, as well as those pertaining to the human dignity of all persons, develops responsibility for personal choices and action and gives an appreciation of the importance of family life
  • Affirms the value and dignity of human life inviting students to be aware of Church teaching in order that they may gain knowledge and appreciation of its wisdom