Government funds are made available annually to help Primary schools develop their sport facilities and activities.
This funding can be used for example by schools to:
- Hire specialist PE teachers or qualified sports coaches to work alongside primary teachers when teaching PE
- Fund new or additional Change4Life sport clubs
- Pay for professional development opportunities in PE/sport
- Provide cover to release primary teachers for professional development in PE/sport
- Run sport competitions, or increasing participation in the school games
- Buy quality assured professional development modules or material for PE/sport
To find out more please visit the Department of Education Primary School’s Sports Funding page
Sports Premium 2016-2017
Our expected Sports Premium, government funded, grant for the financial year 2016-2017 is £8548.
Using the funding, we continue to provide a range of opportunities to our pupils, outlined in the attached document.