PE and Sport Premium

What is the Sports Premium?

The Department for Education (DfE) are spending over £450 million on improving physical education (PE) and sport in primary schools over 3 academic years. The funding was first issued for the academic year 2013/2014 and it has continued and has extended beyond the 3 years. The funding will be allocated directly to primary school’s to spend on improving the quality of sport and PE for all pupils.

Our school allocation

Our school has been granted £17,070 for the academic year 2017/ 2018 and we intend to use the funding as outlined below.


Funding allocated


Maccabi qualified sports coach delivering one lesson per week to all students.




Wide range of sports and activities delivered to pupils.

Purchase of new equipment and resources where necessary.


Pupils more active during break times using the equipment.

Lunchtime and afterschool sports clubs to promote and further engage pupils in sporting activities.



Increased opportunities to participate in sports

Delivery of weekly swimming sessions to improve physical activity and enjoyments of exercise and sports.



Ensure pupils are able to swim and improve the range of sports activities on offer

Purchase of medals and stickers for sports day as an incentive to engage pupils and recognise sporting achievements



Improve the participation and raise the profile of sports within the school community

Provide staff with professional development, mentoring, training and resources to help them teach PE and sport more effectively



School staff have greater confidence and skills to deliver PE sessions.

Enter more inter-school sports competitions


Enjoyment and increased participation in sports.

Total estimated cost £17000

Total actual cost £17040

Difference -£30