All primary schools receive Sports Premium to enable PE and sports to be developed. Like the Pupil Premium, information about how this funding is spent must be publicised to the school community and it must be spent on coaching, teaching or training.
Sports Premium Funding is designed to make an impact across five key indicators:
At St Michael's Primary, we pride ourselves on being a happy and healthy place to learn. We’ve developed action plans to ensure this funding is invested (rather than ‘spent’) to maximise the long term impact of our PE provision for pupils and staff.
We have invested our funds in various ways, closely monitoring the impact of these initiatives through assessment of children’s skills, staff and pupil feedback, uptake of clubs etc.
Click here to view our Sports Premium Action Plan for 2023 to 2024.
Our funding has supported us to :
Our named Sports Pupil Premium Governor is Mr Gift Elechi.
The National Curriculum requirements for swimming and water safety by the end of Year 6 state that pupils will be able to:
In our Year 6 cohort we have 23 pupils who can access swimming. In this group 65% of the pupils can swim at least 25 metres with a range of strokes.