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Sports Premium at Swinefleet Primary School

The Use and Impact of Sports Premium

What is the Sports Premium?

The government has provided additional funding of £150 million per annum for the academic years 2013 to 2016 to improve provision of physical education (PE) and sport in primary schools. 

This funding is ring-fenced and therefore can only be spent on provision of PE and sport in schools.

Our allocation for this current academic year 16/17 is: 

Instalment Period Covered Financial Year Amount (£)
1 September 2016- March 2017 2016/17 £4,830
2 April to August 2017 2017/18 £3,450
Total for the academic year 2016/2017 £8,280

How do we intend to use the Sports Premium ?

At Swinefleet Primary School we are currently developing our Sports Premium plan to raise standards and participation levels in PE throughout the school, with the aim of:

•. Raise standards in PE across the school through high quality teaching,

•. Raise participation levels of pupils taking part in a competitive sporting activity or sports club.

We will be following the guidelines for how to spend this money, including:

Suggested use of Funding

What we have done

Hiring specialist PE teachers or qualified sports coaches to work with primary teachers when teaching PE

We have a team of PE specialists in The Goole Cluster group that can deliver high quality PE training and lessons.

Supporting and engaging  the least active children through new clubs

Variety of new clubs introduced changing over the year to match the seasons. 

Paying for professional development opportunities for teachers in PE and sport and providing cover to release primary teachers for professional development in PE and sport

We are member of The South Hunsley PE Partnership (£1250 per year) which gives us access to a wealth of professional development opportunities for PE and Sport.

Running sport competitions, and increasing pupils’ participation in the School Games

Through The South Hunsley Partnership, there is a detailed and varied programme of Inter-School events across the year.

Buying quality assured professional development modules or materials for PE and sport.

We are investing in planning resources to help support quality PE as well as expanding our range of equipment to help develop skills as well as to help all pupils engage successfully in physical activity.

To find out how we have used our Sports Premium Funding this year please click on the link below.