25AA Release from tuition in specified parts of health curriculum

(1)

The parent of a student enrolled at any State school may ask the principal in writing to ensure that the student is excluded from tuition in specified parts of the health curriculum related to sexuality education and, on receipt of such a request, the principal must ensure that—

(a)

the student is excluded from the relevant tuition; and

(b)

the student is supervised during that tuition.

(2)

Nothing in subsection (1) requires a principal to ensure that a student who is to be excluded from tuition in specified parts of the health curriculum related to sexuality education is excluded at any other time while a teacher deals with a question raised by another student that relates to the specified part of the curriculum.

Section 25AA: inserted, on 25 October 2001, by section 11(1) of the Education Standards Act 2001 (2001 No 88).