|Nature of Expenditure 2016/17
|Affiliation to Blackburn Schools' Sports Association
|Access to competition SLA through BPSSA
|Sports Equipment: refurbishment of equipment
|Sports Coach (Mr P. Eastwood)
Curriculum Focus of Sports Grant Expenditure 2016-17
The school will continue to focus on the following areas:
- To work on Multi-skills and fitness of reception and Key Stage One pupils
- Pupil participation in competitive sport with our disabled pupils and Key Stage One pupils
- Participation in a wide range of inter schools competitive sport across the age ranges
- Employ the skills and expertise of a sports coach to deliver coaching and support teaching (2 days a week)
- Sports Coach to promote and support activities in the new Sports/Games space provided by Sport England
- Identify and increase participation for pupils not accessing sport or who are shy of sport and games
Sports Grant Expenditure 2016-17 Success Criteria
This is to be measured by:
- Maintain after school clubs/ lunch time clubs linked to competitions
- Increase in KS1 competition and extra-curricular trials for infant pupils
- Maintain participation in SEN Football Tournament, BOCCIA and SEN paralympics
- School’s contribution to BPSSA ensures access to competitions across the age range
- Active participation in inter-school competitions at all key stages
- Positive play impact of new Sports Cage– provided by Sport England
- Improved teaching of sport by class teachers
- Sports Day which includes competitive element with participation of all regardless of ability
- Increased partcipation in extra-curricular activities for pupils who are 'sport shy'
Impact of Sports Grant Expenditure 2016-17
Sports Grant was monitored on termly basis by the PE Subject leader, governor responsible for sport and PE and the headteacher. The following impact was measured:
- Mr Eastwood worked with the foundation stage and key stage one pupils on levels of fitness, physical development and multi-skills. 89% of pupils were are at expected or exceeding in physical development on the Early Years Foundation Stage Profile.
- Participation in KS1 in competitive sport within school and also in inter-school competitions. There was a continued increase in the number of children accessing extra-curricular sport activities.
- Our hearing impaired pupils participated in a number inter-school events, both as para-athletes and with abled bodied children.
- The school particpated in the number of competitive sports that the school competed in and this included the ‘sport for all’ B anc C team events at all key stages.
- Increase in number of teachers running clubs to promote competitive sport and physical activity
- Sports coach gives support to class teachers increasing knowledge and confidence
- The work of the Sports Coach in developing fine and gross motor skills improved the outcomes of our SEND pupils
- The school was awarded the Sainsbury Gold Award for 2016-17 (this is the third successive year for this award
- PE Quality Mark Awarded July 2017 by AfPE (three year award)
* Please note the school spends above their Sports Grant allocation on PE and competitive sport