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Sport Premium

The Sport Premium has been put to use in a number of ways.   Pupil premium and SEND core offer information is also available.

Physical Education 2017 – 2018 – H Lawton. Sport Premium amount received – £16,200

Over the last academic year, PE has developed significantly. It has a high profile in school. The use of specialised coaches to deliver lessons on a Tuesday morning and Wednesday afternoon has not only raised the profile of PE but also helped to improve staff confidence and skills. Both parents and children have reported that they are happy with the changes that have happened with PE over the last few years. The children enjoy PE. Many lessons that I have observed have been outstanding (according the OFSTED criteria) and progress has been noticeable. A strong foundation for PE is now in place and this can be further built on in the coming years. With a focus on fitness, the children are now aware of the impact that PE and sport have on their bodies. The staff have been given idea of how to teach fitness and monitor it within their class. The children have started to show measureable improvements in their fitness which will hopefully progress over the next year. The uptake of extra-curricular activities has increased with the following free clubs that have been offered over the course of the year:

· Tennis

· Y 5/6 Football

· Y3/4 Football (mixed)

· High fives

· Lunch time social support group

· Kurling (KS1)

· Athletics (KS1)

· Multiskills

· Y5/6 Girls Football

· Kurling (KS2)

· Athletics (KS2)

· Change for Life

As well as this, the children have also been offered the following clubs for a minimal payment:

· Judo

· Tri Golf

· Multi Skills

· Olympics

· R – Y4 football

· Fencing

The school has entered many competitions in the Hyndburn and Ribble Valley partnership, achieving success in many of these. The football team reached the Lancashire finals and other teams medalled in many sports. The Y4/5 cricket team reached the Lancashire Finals and the Y3/4 Quad Kids team reached the Lancashire School Games finals.

Physical Education 2018 -2019 – Sport Premium amount – £16,200

To continue the development of PE, the following is proposed for the sport premium money:

Day Session Objective
Tuesday Before school To give all access to a range of different sports.
Tuesday Morning lessons To provide TAs with effective group management techniques so that SEN and AGT children can be differentiated for lessons so all children are actively learning and making significant progress
Wednesday Afternoon To provide teacher with effective CPD to improve teaching and learning in PE
Wednesday Lunchtime To engage children that would not normally participate in sport.
Wednesday After school To develop extracurricular cluns to engage all children with sport.
Thursday After school ‘Change for life club’.  All children offered the chance to improve their fitness and wellbeing.
Friday 9.15 – 10.15 To improve the fitness of children and continue to build on the progress made from 2018 – 19
Friday After school To develop extracurricular clubs to engage more children with sport

Cost

Approx. £9,125 (without bank holidays and INSETS removed).

Sport equipment to be purchased as needed – Approx £2000 (this includes new bikes and helmets for EYFS)

All class will have the chance to participate in outdoor and adventurous activities (Bowley Scout Camp) in the summer term. With approx. £4000 to spend this should cover all classes to participate in a variety of outdoor activities such as climbing, orienteering, archery etc