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PE and Sports Premium 2017/18


PE and Sports Premium 2016/17


Warden Park Primary Academy received £9,025 for the academic year 2016/17


  • £6, 000 - 1 day per week of specialist PE teaching.  Budgeted for 2 yrs.
  • £1, 500 – towards swimming costs (all KS2 children to swim, one class per term).
  • £1, 500 – subscription to Mid-Sussex Active. See attached paper.


Impact on participation rates in sport?

  • All KS2 children access swimming lessons during the academic year.
  • Increased number of enrichment activities, including before and after school clubs.
  • Increased participation in local competitions and tournaments planned.
  • Tournaments and sports festivals to be held at the school, increasing the involvement of the whole community.


Which classes benefit?

Specialist PE teaching planned across the year on a rolling programme

  • Autumn – Y1/2/3
  • Spring – Y4/5
  • Summer – EY/6


Targeted groups

  • Those children less likely to participate in traditional team sports.  By including ‘alternative’ sports – handball, curling, archery and tennis.
  • Younger children – hosting tournaments and competition for KS1.
  • All school teams to be prepared more adequately for local and inter school competitions by planning the teaching of certain sports and events in the run-up to competitions.



  • Specialist PE teaching used as a CPD tool for teachers and teaching assistants.  Staff learn from specialist by observing, teaching alongside and planning together.
  • Staff to increasingly become involved with the leading of enrichment activities.
  • PE leader to take on the planning and scheduling of local competitions.