PE and School Sports Premium Funding for Primary Schools
The Government invest £320m per year directly into primary schools with the objective of achieving self-sustaining improvement in the quality of PE and sport.
All pupils leaving primary school physically literate and with the knowledge, skills and motivation necessary to equip them for a healthy lifestyle and lifelong participation in physical activity and sport
To achieve self-sustaining improvement in the quality of PE and sport in primary schools.
Key performance indicators for schools are:
- the engagement of all pupils in regular physical activity – the Chief Medical Officer guidelines recommend that all children and young people aged five to 18 engage in at least 60 minutes of physical activity a day, of which 30 minutes should be in school
- the profile of PE and sport is raised across the school as a tool for whole-school improvement
- increased confidence, knowledge and skills of all staff in teaching PE and sport
- broader experience of a range of sports and activities offered to all pupils
- increased participation in competitive sport
Support by Active Cheshire:
In order to maximise the impacts of the funding, Active Cheshire provides support to schools to help you make the most of the funding and to support your pupils to meet the CMO’s physical activity guideline of 60 minutes per day. Click here to find out more about our Active Kids Pledge.
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Ofsted assesses how primary schools use the primary PE and sports premium. They measure its impact on pupil outcomes, and how effectively governors hold school leaders to account for this.
You can find details of what inspectors look for in the ‘effectiveness of leadership and management’ section of the Ofsted schools inspection handbook 2019
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Active Cheshire works with a number of local partners to ensure that schools across Cheshire and Warrington have access to the best possible support to maximise the impacts of the funding. This combined effort is about helping and supporting schools rather than to complete, judge, assess or police the use of the funding.
School Sport Partnership:
There are 7 Partnerships area across Cheshire and Warrington, partnership contact details:
Crewe and Nantwich School Sport Partnership
Contact: Chris Hughes – HughesC@ruskin.cheshire.sch.uk
Covering Area: Crewe, Nantwich, Shavington and Hasslington.
Macclesfield School Sport Partnership
Contact: Rosie Harris – RHarris@wilmslowhigh.cheshire.sch.uk
Covering Area: Macclesfield, Wilmslow, Poynton, Alderley Edge and Knutsford.
Sandbach School Sport Partnership
Contact Alice Jackson – AJackson@sandhigh.cheshire.sch.uk
Covering Area: Sandbach, Alsager, Congleton and Holmes Chapel.
Chester School Sport Partnership
Covering Area: Chester, Malpas and Tarporley.
Vale Royal School Sport Partnership
Contact: Chris Story – firstname.lastname@example.org
Covering Area: Northwich and Winsford
The Ellesmere Port School Sport Partnership
Contact: Mark Poole – MPoole@tepcec.com
Covering Area: Ellesmere Port, Neston, Frodsham and Helsby
Warrington School Sport Partnership
Covering Area: Warrington and Lymm.
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