GSO Test

GSO Test

Primary PE & Sport Premium

The PE and sport premium is designed to help primary schools improve the quality of the PE and sport activities they offer their pupils.

Amount received

For the 2019-20 academic year, we have been allocated £16,780.

Summary of planned provision

Specialist Swim Teacher - £6,823

These funds will be spent to train an existing member of school staff to the standard necessary to be qualified to be able teach swimming and water skills in the school pool and at a local leisure centre. Funds will also cover the cost of her being employed as a swimming coach for 9 hours per week over the course of the year.  Some funds will be directed towards the cost of certificates for pupils following the ASA Rockhopper Award. 

Dance Workshops - £7,600

We employ an external dance teacher to promote pupils' personal and creative expression, self-confidence and movement as well as providing additional physical activity sessions.

Teachers take part in these sessions as part of their Professional Development. 

Rebound Therapy - £750

To provide specialist Professional Development and equipment maintenance to enable teachers and support staff to deliver rebound therapy for children with the most complex physical needs. 

Riding for the Disabled Association - £1,164

Funds support 6 pupils to access a weekly RDA session and an annual open fun day. RDA provides physical and emotional therapy, fitness, skills development and opportunities for achievement. Horse riding with RDA delivers physical benefits, boosts confidence, improves communication skills and helps to build relationships.  

The impact of the school’s Sports Funding spend will be assessed annually and pupil progress demonstrated through case studies for individual pupils.

Manor Mead School:
Primary School Sport Funding 2018-2019

Money allocated for September 2018 - July 2019 | £16,707

This money was used:

  • To provide a specialist swim teacher and provide access to off-site swims
  • To employ an external dance teacher
  • To support rebound therapy training
  • To fund RDA horse riding activities

Click here to see a case study which illustrates the direct outcomes of Sports Funding 2018-19.