Religious Education

Literacy Assessment

Bishops’ Religious Literacy Assessment (BRLA) 2021


At the request of the Western Australian Bishops, Year 3, Year 5 and Year 9 students in Catholic Schools across Western Australia will take part in The Bishops' Religious Literacy Assessment (BRLA) from the week commencing Monday 26 July in Term 3.  The assessment will be accessible to students only online.


Year 9 students at St Norbert College will be sitting the BRLA Assessment on Tuesday 3rd August 2021 during Period 1 (9:00am-10:10am).


Please avoid making appointments during that time.  Students are reminded to have a fully charged laptop for this assessment. A practice test will occur on Monday, 26 July during Period 1 English classes.


Students enrolled in Year 3, Year 5 and Year 9 who are following a regular classroom program are expected to participate. Students with disability are also entitled to participate in the assessment. Exemptions may apply.


If you have any queries, please contact your child’s Religious Education teacher or myself at


Mrs M De Luca

(Head of Learning Area – Religious Education)