The Government allocates a pot of money to schools to support sports and healthy active lifestyles. Schools must use the funding to make additional and sustainable improvements to the quality of physical education (PE), physical activity and sport they offer.
This means that schools should use the premium to:
Schools can use the premium to secure improvements in the following indicators:
Year 6 pupils Swimming
2020 – 2021 Meeting national curriculum requirements for swimming and water safety
% of pupils who can swim competently, confidently and proficiently over a distance of at least 25 metres
% of pupils who can use a range of strokes effectively, for example, front crawl, backstroke and breaststroke
% of pupils who can perform safe self-rescue in different water-based situations
Schools can choose to use the Primary PE and sport premium to provide additional provision for swimming but this must be for activity over and above the national curriculum requirements. Have you used it in this way?
Not for this current year due to Covid restrictions and absences. We would normally pay for top up lessons for Year 5 which we will resume next year