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The Community Education Partnership

What is Sports Premium Grant?

The Sports Premium Grant is additional funding from the Government to improve provision of physical education (PE) and sport in primary schools. It is also for improving the health and wellbeing of primary pupils.

How much is the Sports Premium Grant?

Allocations are calculated using the number of pupils in Years 1 to 6 and those age 5 in Reception, as recorded at the January Census as follows:

Schools with 17 or more eligible pupils receive £8,000 plus £5 per eligible pupil; and
Schools with 16 or fewer eligible pupils receive £500 per eligible pupil.

How is the Sports Premium Grant be spent

This grant is used to improve provision for all our pupils in the following ways:

  • Opportunity to develop the competitive element of sports and the skills of sportsmanship
  • Increased opportunities for our pupils with sporting talents to train and compete with pupils with similar skills
  • Developed pupil understanding of the importance of keeping fit and healthy and ways that they can improve their health and fitness.
  • Encourage pupils to lead fit and healthy lives and develop their motivation to continue to participate in fitness and sport.
  • Increased opportunities for all of our pupils to access a wider variety of PE and Sports

The use of the Sports Premium Grant is monitored and reviewed by Governors at their termly meetings.

Sports Funding 2016/2017