Sports Premium Funding

What is Sports Premium Grant?

The Sports Premium Grant is additional funding from the Government to improve provision of physical education and sport in primary schools. It is also for improving the health and wellbeing of primary pupils.  The funding is provided jointly by the Departments for Education, Health and Culture, Media and Sport.   

How much was the Sports Premium Grant in 2015/16?

Allocations for the academic year 2015/16 were calculated using the number of pupils in Years 1 to 6 and those age 5 in Reception, as recorded at the January 2015 Census as follows:

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

at Lisle Marsden C of E Academy, we received around 10,230 for the academic year 2015/6.

How was the Sports Premium Grant spent?

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

  1. Ensuring quality PE teaching - professional development of staff

Specialist PE teachers from Oasis Academy, Wintringham were hired to work alongside all primary teachers to deliver PE lessons and support planning.

BENEFITS

  • Teachers gained confidence and expertise has begun to develop.
  • Lisle Marsden C of E Primary Academy is building up a bank of high quality planning resource materials.
  • Children have received high quality PE lessons.
  • Teachers have access to the planning which can be re-used in the future.
  1. Equipment for PE has been purchased
  • New goal posts and netball posts have been purchased.
  • A range of PE equipment has been purchased for both use in curriculum time and after school clubs
  • Walkie Talkies for coaching/teaching staff on field or playground.  They are also use for residential trips

BENEFITS

  • Safer posts – easier to manoeuvre, store and use.
  • An increase in the range and quality of equipment.
  • Equipment is now more accessible.
  • Health and safety of children has improved due to the use of Walkie talkies.
  1. Opportunities for children to compete have been provided

    Cost of transport to some competitions and festivals have been covered.

BENEFITS
 

  • Participation levels in competitions and festivals increase.
  • Children have access to different events as cost is not an issue - inclusion
  • Ability for children to access county level competitions in Hull

      4. Health and Wellbeing for every child continues to develop

This has been achieved by:

  • Ensuring children receive 2 hours of PE per week.
  • Participation in Wake up, Shake up activities for five minutes at the beginning of the day and afternoon.
  • Providing opportunity for inter-school competition through links with the Schools Sports Partnership, and covering the transport costs.
  • Increasing the quality of teaching through support from professionals and teachers having access to new planning resources.

    What has been the impact of the Sports Premium Grant?

Increased opportunities for all of our pupils to access a wider variety of PE and Sports.

  • 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.
  • Pupils who are fitter, healthier and are motivated to continue to improve.

How has the Sports Premium been monitored?

The use of the Sports Premium Grant has been monitored and reviewed by the SLT at their termly meetings.

Observations of PE lessons have taken place to ensure quality teaching and learning is taking place.

Levels of participation in competitions and festivals have been recorded.

Pupil voice – Questionnaires have been given to children to respond to and record their experiences this year.

Staff questionnaires – audit of CPD experiences and needs, children’s attitudes and participation, level of progression etc.  How could next year’s money be spent to develop the process further?

Extra PE opportunities at Lisle Marsden C of E Primary Academy not funded by the Sport Premium

Links and support from the Schools Sports Partnership

Numerous competition opportunities have been provided, e.g. hockey tournament, dodgeball competition, cross-country competition, tag-rugby tournament, New Age Curling competition,

Gifted and Talented events for children in Y5 (10 children) on a monthly basis have been accessed by Y5 pupils.

A coach has been provided to support playground activity and provide sports leader training.  This has led to the trained Y5 children running an active kids club for Y3 children during dinner times. This is to encourage those children who do not participate in after school sports clubs to develop an interest in PE and sport.

A coach has been provide to train the dinner staff to increase activity during dinner times both in the playground and in the hall.

CPD opportunities have been made available by providing courses locally.

Funding provided by the Academy to subsidise after school clubs

By providing clubs at a reduced rate more children are attending and more clubs are offered.

The Academy has provided a range of clubs run by qualified coaches.  These clubs provide links with clubs in the town, e.g. yoga, badminton, cricket.   This also provides opportunity for the gifted and talented children to further their development.

Further funding – 2016-2017

How much will we receive?

We will receive £10,230

What will it be spent on?

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

  1. Continuing to ensure quality PE teaching - professional development of staff
  • Specialist PE teachers from Oasis Academy, Wintringham are to be hired again to work alongside all primary teachers to deliver PE lessons and support planning.
  • Gymnastics coaches from Twist and Flip are to be employed also in order to give more staff more subject knowledge and confidence.

BENEFITS

  • Teachers continue to develop confidence, subject knowledge and expertise.
  • Continue to build up a bank of high quality planning resource materials.

Increase CPD opportunities for staff
 

  • Through discussion and questionnaires identify the training needs of staff.
  • Use the money to pay for supply cover to enable staff to attend PE courses relevant to their needs.

BENEFITS

  • Further develop the quality of PE teaching.
  1. Opportunities for children to compete.
  • Cost of transport to some competitions and festivals continue to be covered.
  • Cost of whole school football tournament to be covered – trophies and medals, hire of goalposts, whistles, stickers etc.

BENEFITS

  • Participation levels in competitions and festivals increase.
  • Children will have access to different events as cost is not an issue.
  • All children from Y1-6 will participate in an intra-competiton.
  1. Purchase new equipment.

    Some equipment will need updating

BENEFITS

  • Both can be used during PE lessons and after school clubs. 
  • They can also be used to aid with providing intra school competitions.
  1. Purchase a new scheme of work with assessment opportunities
  • Ease of planning will improve – saving staff time and improve the quality of teaching.
  • New scheme includes an assessment package which will help monitor the progress of children and support them in their learning.

BENEFITS

  • Reduce planning time for staff
  • Support given to assist with planning
  • Children can be formally assessed and challenged or given support where needed.

Extra PE opportunities at Lisle Marsden C of E Primary Academy not funded by the Sport Premium

-       Links and support from the Schools Sports Partnership

  • Numerous competition opportunities are provided.  A list of competitions has been given and is displayed for children to access.
  • Gifted and Talented events for children in Y5 (20 children) on a monthly basis continue to be accessed by Y5 pupils.
  • A coach is again provided to support playground activity and provide sports leader training.  New Year 5 pupils will be trained as sports Leaders. They can then lead small sessions during lunchtimes.
  • A coach will be provided to train the dinner staff to promote physical activity of children during lunchtimes.
  • CPD opportunities have been made available by providing courses locally.

    Funding provided by the Academy to subsidise after school clubs
     
  • By providing clubs at a reduced rate more children will attend and more clubs can be offered.

The Academy will aim to provide a range of clubs run by qualified coaches.  These clubs will be chosen to provide links with clubs in the town, e.g. boxing, basketball, cricket.   This will also provide opportunity for the gifted and talented children to further their development