The Links Primary School

Sports Premium

 What is the Sports Premium?

The PE and sport premium is designed to help primary schools improve the quality of the PE and sport activities they offer their pupils.
The government is spending over £450 million on this funding over the 3 academic years 2013 to 2014, 2014 to 2015 and 2015 to 2016. This funding is provided jointly by the Departments for Education, Health and Culture, Media and Sport and will be given directly to primary school headteachers.

Sports Premium Grant expenditure: 2016 – 2017

Summary of Sports Premium spending 2016/2017
Department for Education Vision for the Primary PE and Sports Premium                                                          All pupils leaving primary school physically literate and with knowledge skills and motivation necessary to equip them for a healthy active lifestyle and lifelong participation in physical activity and sport.

Objectives in spending Sports Premium:                                                                                                                 All schools have to spend the sport funding on improving their provision of PE and sport, but there is freedom to choose how we do it. At The Links Primary School we recognise the contribution of PE to the health and well-being of the children. In addition, we believe that an innovative and varied PE curriculum and extra-curricular opportunities have a positive influence on the concentration, attitude and academic achievement of all children.

The funding has been provided to ensure impact and to achieve self-sustaining improvement in the high quality of PE and sports in The Links Primary School.

Summary of spending and actions taken:                                                                                                              Elite Package Sports Partnership – participate in league/cluster/town and regional sports events including: Cross Country, Football, Cricket, Gymnastics, Tag Rugby, Athletics

Sports Coach Time – 1 day a week (6 hours) – team teach 4 classes each week and an additional after school club.

Transport to competitive fixtures, festivals and events; cricket, tag rugby, football, tennis, orienteering

CPD for new PE Leader to support staff in delivering lessons, planning and assessment of outstanding PE teaching and learning.

PE Resources to facilitate outstanding teaching

Coaches to provide children with additional physical development activities not currently provided within school.

Intended outcomes: The Governors and staff at The Links Primary School are committed to ensuring that the Sports Premium funding has a measurable and lasting impact on the quality of PE & sports, play opportunities and extra-curricular activities

 

Record of Sports Premium spending by item/project 2016 – 2017

Item/project Cost Objective Outcome/Impact
School Sports Partnership

Elite Package (5%)

£477.14

This allow children throughout the school to have access to Level 2 sporting activities.

Provides access to training and CPD opportunities for new Subject leader Julie Montgomery

Secondary Sports Coach Peter Sheehan – to work alongside school children and staff. (1 day/6 hours a week)

Includes afterschool activities for children.

£6,600 Provide high quality PE sessions for the children.

Expose the children to a range of skills.

Work closely with coach, planning, assessing, and team teaching so staff are upskilled enough to teach sessions independently.

High quality PE is taught throughout the curriculum.

Tennis Coaching and competition for Y3 children £110 The tennis coaching that we receive in conjunction with Yarm tennis club allows our Year 3 children to receive a block of high quality tennis coaching from a qualified instructor.
Sports Leadership Training £950 Supply cover to support additional training and leadership days.
Coach Travel £130 Transport to multi skills

Festivals.

PE Equipment £2,225 New equipment has been purchased for use during PE lessons and lunchtime.
Total Sports Premium received £9542
Total Anticipated Sports Premium expenditure £9542

Sports Premium Grant expenditure: 2015 – 2016

Summary of Sports Premium spending 2015/2016
Department for Education Vision for the Primary PE and Sports PremiumAll pupils leaving primary school physically literate and with knowledge skills and motivation necessary to equip them for a healthy active lifestyle and lifelong participation in physical activity and sport.Objectives in spending Sports Premium: All schools have to spend the sport funding on improving their provision of PE and sport, but there is freedom to choose how we do it. At The Links Primary School we recognise the contribution of PE to the health and well-being of the children. In addition, we believe that an innovative and varied PE curriculum and extra-curricular opportunities have a positive influence on the concentration, attitude and academic achievement of all children.The funding has been provided to ensure impact and to achieve self sustaining improvement in the high quality of PE and sports in The Links Primary School.
Summary of spending and actions taken: Gold Package Sports Partnership – participate in league/cluster/town and regional sports events including: Cross Country, Football, Cricket, Gymnastics, Tag Rugby, AthleticsTransport to competitive fixtures, festivals and events; cricket, tag rugby, football, tennis, orienteeringCPD for PE Leader to support staff in delivering lessons, planning and assessment of outstanding PE teaching and learning.PE Resources to facilitate outstanding teachingCoaches to provide children with additional physical development activities not currently provided within school.
Intended outcomes: The Governors and staff at The Links Primary School are committed to ensuring that the Sports Premium funding has a measurable and lasting impact on the quality of PE & sports, play opportunities and extra curricular activities

 

Record of Sports Premium spending by item/project 2015 – 2016
Item/project Cost Objective Outcome/Impact 
School Sports PartnershipGold Level £883 This allow children throughout the school to have access to Level 2 sporting activities. Year 4 football leagueYear 5/6 cross countryReception/Y1/Y2 multiskills festival
Funky Feet £420 It is designed to be a fun and active way of engaging each child into physical activity.Provides CPD for teacher and teaching assistant. Children had exposure to high quality coaching from specialist providers for younger children.Staff acquired new skills in terms of delivery, inclusion and expectation.
Yoga Bugs £100 To introduce yoga inspired moves which improve their balance, flexibility and
co-ordination.
Children learned yoga moves through a literacy based lesson.
Team Strip £375 New football kit purchased Children have appropriate kit when attending competitions and festivals.
Sports Leadership Training £950 Supply cover to support additional training and leadership days. Where a need has been identified from the staff audit, staff attend training and development courses so that the children can benefit from increased subject knowledge.
Coach Travel £255 Transport to multiskillsFestivals. To enable children to attend cluster festivals and sporting events.
PE Equipment £5947 New equipment has been purchased for use during PE lessons and lunchtime. Staff will be able to offer a more diverse range of activities.
Tennis coaching and competition £180 The tennis coaching that we receive in conjunction with Yarm tennis club allows our Year 3 children to receive a block of high quality tennis coaching from a qualified instructor. Children participate in an annual tennis tournament and a number of children have taken up the sport as a direct result of the experience that they have had in school.
Change for Life Club £70 Change for Life club strives to create an exciting and inspirational environment for children to engage in school sport.Target group: Year 4 The club will emphasise the importance of physical activity and wellbeing and encourage lifelong participation sport and physical activity, reducing the risk of chronic disease in later life.

 

Total Sports Premium received £8830
Total Sports Premium expenditure £8830

 

Spending for April 2014 – March 2015

Funds Received £8,820

Total Spend £8,820

Planned Spend

£4567 – PE Teacher (Secondary) 6 hours a week

£ 882 – Gold Package Sports Partnership – participate in league/cluster/town and regional sports events including:

Cross Country

Football

Cricket

Gymnastics

Tag Rugby

Athletics

£1000 – Resources

£350 – Transport to competitive fixtures, festivals and events; cricket, tag rugby, football, tennis, orienteering

£2,021 – release time for PE Leader to support and monitor staff in delivering lessons, planning and assessment.