The government have committed to provide dedicated Physical Education and Sports Premium funding for primary schools to improve PE and sports activities. This funding has been allocated directly to primary schools who have a certain degree of autonomy with how they spend it.
All pupils leaving primary school physically literate and with the knowledge, skills and motivation necessary to equip them for a healthy, active lifestyle and lifelong participation in physical activity and sport.
The allocation we received for 2022/23 was £16,813.
Full breakdown of how the funding has been spent:
- £10,338.00 Gymnastics, swimming, tennis, skateboarding, scooting, surfing coaching
- £3,500.00 Primary School Sports Service Level Agreement
- £2,975.00 Transport
- 100% of pupils within the year six cohort for the academic year 2022-23 can swim competently, confidently, and proficiently over a distance of at least 25 metres.
- 100% of pupils within the year six cohort for the academic year 2022-23 can use a range of strokes effectively (for example front crawl, backstroke and breaststroke).
- 100% of pupils within the year six cohort for the academic year 2023-23 can perform safe self-rescue in different water-based situations.
- Children from reception to year six display gymnastic competence which exceeds their expected age.
- All KS2 children attend sporting events alongside other local schools. They compete at a range of events and access a range of competitive opportunities which develops resilience and sportsmanship and nurtures a love of physical activity.
- All KS1 children attend sporting festivals alongside other local schools.
- Year five pupils are trained as sports leaders and are able to support playground games which develops their leadership skills.
- School staff gain valuable CPD when working alongside specialists which has a positive impact on their practice.
- Staff access a range of training provided by the Primary School Sports Officer which supports the provision of a varied and exciting PE curriculum for all children.