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Religious Education

Religious Education

At Colney Heath we are committed to providing our children with a curriculum in which they have the opportunity to develop their knowledge and understanding of religions while contributing to their spiritual, moral social and cultural development. Our curriculum follows the Hertfordshire Agreed Syllabus for Religious Education which maximising the development of every child’s ability and academic achievement in this subject.


We seek to ensure that all pupils in our school are educated to develop spiritually, academically. Emotionally and morally.

Through this, we aim to enable them to understand themselves and others better and to cope with the opportunities, challenges and responsibilities of living in a rapidly changing, multicultural world.



People, culture and communities


Prime or specific area of learning - Understanding the world

Criteria - 

Children at the expected level of development will:

  • Know some similarities and differences between different religious and cultural communities in this country, drawing on their experiences and what has been read in class