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Sports Premium Funding 2017-18

Total allocation £19,500 (Period September 2017 - August 2018)


In 2017/18 our Sports Premium funding supported the development of sports and PE for one academic year.

 Our main targets were:

  • To ensure high quality PE lessons were in evidence across the school
  • To raise teachers’ confidence in teaching PE so that all lessons were judged to be good or outstanding
  • To train our new PE co-ordinator to ensure good practice is sustained
  • To develop sustainability and increase NQT and new staff’s confidence in teaching of PE and swimming
  • To become involved in a range of inter-school tournaments to allow pupils to engage in sporting competitions
  • To widen the range of out of school clubs for PE to include dance (ballet), ruby, cricket, netball, yoga, athletics and football run by staff within school
  • To provide resources for sports – netball kit, yoga equipment
  • To develop teaching of swimming by ensuring two staff members are qualified swimming teachers
  • To improve the quality of swimming instruction for pupils in years 4-6 by providing 2 week intensive swimming courses for non-swimmers

Funding Allocation

 In order to achieve our aims funding was allocated accordingly:

  • Staff training and CPD including teacher training and cover release to improve staff confidence and embed physical activity into the school day: £3,333
  • After school sport clubs to include football, gymnastics, netball, rugby, ballet, yoga and athletics: £520
  • Training for 2 members of staff to receive swimming teacher qualification: £498
  • Resources for yoga/netball and girls football: £175
  • Extra cost of intensive swimming sessions: £2,451
  • Membership cost to sports partnership: £125
  • Extra lunchtime sports clubs  with qualified coaches: £8,793
  • Develop leadership skills through out-of-hours Leadership Challenge Programme support: £4,300


  • 2 members of staff are qualified swimming coaches
  • High quality PE lessons in evidence across school
  • Teacher confidence in teaching raised – all lessons observed judged as good/outstanding
  • 262 children attend free after school clubs in a range of sports, ensuring more involvement in sport
  • School athletics championship winners in 2018
  • Rise in numbers of children swimming 25m by year 6
  • 125 KS2 children took part in out-of-hours learning, developing leadership skills in sports over a period of 8 days
  • PE Co-ordinator fully trained



Cost to school:                             £695


Targets for 2018-2019

This year our targets for sports funding aim to build upon the work achieved last year and ensure sustainability of sports and PE.

  • Support for improvement of netball facilities – posts/kit
  • Continued support for swimming 1-1, numbers of children achieving 25m continues to rise
  • Sports partnership members including Aston Football league
  • Continue to increase range of sports clubs provided
  • Provide coaching and support for new NQT’s
  • Support development of a range of sports through out-of-hours learning and lunchtime coaching sessions
  • Compete in a range of out-of-school competitions