What the funding can be for
- To hire qualified sports coaches to work with teachers.
- To provide existing staff with training or resources to help them teach PE and sport more effectively.
- To introduce new sports or activities and encourage more pupils to take up sport.
- To support and involve the least active children by running or extending school sports clubs, holiday clubs and Change4Life clubs.
- Run sport competitions.
- To increase pupils’ participation in the School Games.
- To run sports activities with other schools.
Most schools with primary-age pupils receive the PE and sport premium.
The funding is used to make additional and sustainable improvements to the quality of PE and sport they offer.
The premium is used to…
Develop or add to the PE and sport activities that your school already offers, and to make improvements now that will benefit pupils joining the school in future years.
Percentage of current Year 6 cohort which can swim competently, confidently and proficiently over a distance of at least 25 metres – 52%
Percentage of current Year 6 cohort who can use a range of strokes effectively [for example, front crawl, backstroke and breaststroke]? – 52%
Percentage of current Year 6 cohort who can perform safe self-rescue in different water-based situations? – 52%