Sports Funding Information

What is PE and Sports Premium Funding?

The P.E. and Sport Premium is additional funding schools receive which is designed to help primary schools improve the quality of the P.E. and sport activities they offer their pupils.

In 2019/2020, the school’s sports funding allocation was £16,860

Please click on ‘Evaluated Sports Funding’ to read all about the strengths and areas of improvement moving into 20/21.

In 2020/21, the school’s sporting funding allocation is £16,780. Please click on ‘Sports Funding 2021’ to find out more about how the school is spending this year’s allocation of funding.

Key Indicator 1

The engagement of all pupils in regular physical activity – Chief Medical Officer guidelines recommend that primary school children undertake at least 30 minutes of physical activity a day in school.

We have a member of staff who is a sports coach, who promotes physical activities every lunchtime. The activities provided are regularly monitored and impact is measured by our PE leader.

Key Indicator 2

The profile of Sport and PE being raised across the school as a tool for whole school improvement.

Key Indicator 3

Increased confidence, knowledge, and skills of all staff in teaching PE and sport.

We use our Sports coach throughout the school to upskill all staff in the effective teaching and assessment of children.

Key Indicator 4

Broader experience of a range of sports and activities offered to all pupils.

We offer different sporting activities through our broad and balanced curriculum through the delivery of both staff and our sports coach.

At Girnhill Infant School, we offer a variety of clubs to all pupils to provide them with different experiences of sporting activities. The children can choose half termly from a range of clubs including:

  • Multisports
  • Gymnastics
  • Football
  • dodgeball
  • Dance
  • Cheerleading

Key Indicator 5

Increased participation in competitive sport.

Each year, our KS1 children participate in different activities inspired by the Olympics at Thornes Park.

Within our local school pyramid, we have taken part in competitive games in football, cricket, and athletics.