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Sports Grant

Sports Grant 2016/17

Physical Education & Sport Grant

September 2016 – August 2017


Priorities & Expenditure Report 2016 – 2017
Total Amount of Physical Education & Sports Grant £9310


Rationale of PESG
East Dene Primary School is committed to enabling all pupils to achieve the best of their abilities.  As well as adopting healthy lifestyles we want our children to enjoy, regularly participate in and reach the highest sporting performance level they are capable of.


To that end we aim to provide our pupils with high quality PE lessons, some of which will be delivered by specialist sports coaches (Live & Learn Sports).  Investment into staff CPD will also be a focus for the academic year to secure good and better PE teaching.

Pupils will have opportunities to participate in a wide and varied range of sports.  Both Intra-School and Inter- School competitions will be held regularly, where pupils will be able to develop their passion for different sporting events.


Objective and Anticipated Benefits Specific Year Group/Key Personnel to be targeted Staff/Coaches/Outside Agencies Annual Cost
To provide teachers with CPD to improve assessment/teaching/monitoring of P.E. across school.

Children will be engaged in high quality P.E. lessons and progression in skills will be seen.

Teachers to be up-skilled in the delivery of P.E. through:

a)       Opportunities to observe Sports Coach delivering sessions.

b)      Opportunities to team teach sessions alongside sports coaches.

c)       To lead sessions with support of sports coaches.

All teaching staff to receive CPD across the year. Live & Learn Sports to lead weekly PE sessions – staff to remain in sessions so as to develop their skills in delivering high quality PE sessions.

Initial support to be offered to NQTs during Autumn Term.

To offer support to staff re: P.E planning & assessment.

To support the development of staff skills & knowledge in planning appropriate & challenging lessons.

All staff to have access to the Live & Learn App Live & Learn App Included in the annual cost of Live & Learn
To organise regular competitions across the Learning Community.

Children have opportunities to participate in Inter-School competitions.

These become a regular fixture in the school calendar.

Key Stage 2 Live & Learn Sports

Miss J Moulding

Included in the annual cost of Live & Learn
Live & Learn sports coaches to plan, organise and lead annual Sports Days for EYFS, KS1 & KS2.

To foster a love of sports.

To allow children to compete in a competitive environment.

Whole School Live & Learn Sports

Miss J Moulding

Included in the annual cost of Live & Learn
To attend Live & Learn ‘Wow’ Festivals at Sheffield Institute of Sport.

To enable children who do not usually compete competitively to represent school in a competitive situation.

To create links with other local schools.

Y2 – Y6 Live & Learn

Miss J Moulding

£200 per Festival – cost towards transport to EIS (Sheffield)
To purchase new sports equipment (basketball nets & new PE mats)

To ensure the children can compete in Inter-School basketball matches, as well as hosting other schools in the locality.

To ensure children have access to high quality P.E. resources.

Key Stage 2 Miss J Moulding £500
‘Bikeability’ – To provide cycle training for children throughout Years 5 & 6.

To provide children with the necessary biking training to ensure they are safe.

To increase children’s motivation to cycle.

Years 5 & 6 British Cycling Foundation No Cost
Purchase lunchtime equipment to promote and increase purposeful participation during lunchtime.

All children will be motivated and engage in physical activity during lunch times/break times.

Across School Mrs J Keyworth £200
Top up lessons for children to increase levels of skill in swimming at local leisure centre.

Children will become competent swimmers.

Year 4 & Year 5

Children who are blow age related expectations

St.Anns Leisure Centre/East Dene Staff £1900
Inactive girls P.E intervention, to begin Spring 2.

To motivate girls who have not previously expressed any interest in physical activities.

Y1 – Y6

(rota basis)

Mr Heald No Cost
Paralympian, Daniel Gardiner, to attend school on the 16th November 2016 to launch Friendship Week.  Athlete to lead assemblies on overcoming barriers and pursuing passions as well as work specifically with School Council/Friendship Cadets.

To motivate all children and to highlight skills such as resilience and self-discipline.

Whole School Miss R Gordon, SMSC Co-ordinator £389
To organise intra-school competitions.

To allow children increased opportunities to compete competitively.

Whole School Miss J Moulding No Cost
To increase the number of After-School Clubs available for girls – Summer Term.

To encourage girls to participate in a wider range of sports clubs including; football, hockey & athletics.

KS1 & KS2 Class Teachers No Cost
To increase resources for EYFS sports provision through Youth Sport Trust, Power of 3 & PJ Masks.

Children will be encouraged to take part in 30 minutes of daily activity during National Sports Week – June 2017.

EYFS Miss R Gordon/Miss J Moulding No Cost


Sports Grant 2015/16

Physical Education & Sport Grant

Evidencing Impact:  Academic Year 2015 – 2016

What did you do and when? Why did you do this? What did it cost?
Live and Learn Sports Coaches were bought in for 1 ½ days per week for the academic year.

Live & Learn Sports Coaches also delivered after school clubs open to both KS1 and KS2 pupils, twice per week.


Sports Coaches also ran holiday club sessions during Easter and Summer Holiday Clubs.

To ensure pupils received high quality PE and Sports tuition.


For children to access a range of after school provision.

To ensure children are given opportunities to try a range of sporting activities.

To increase physical activity levels of pupils.

Live & Learn Sports – approximately £14,700 for the academic year.


What difference have you made? Who benefitted and how? What feedback have you had? Actions for 2016 – 2017
Continued to see an increase in numbers of children attending after school sports clubs.

Increased numbers of children attending Holiday Clubs.

Children having access a wider range of sporting activities.

All children benefitted as they received high quality tuition delivered by specially trained coaches during the school day.


The sports sessions were also used as CPD for staff and as a result their knowledge and understanding of teaching a range of sport sessions have increased.

Children had access to after school clubs, free of charge and accessed a wider range of sports.

Yearly pupil survey showed that pupils enjoyed the PE sessions delivered by the Sports Coaches.

Children commented that they were given the opportunity to try sporting events they had not previously accessed.

To ensure staff continue to work alongside Live & Learn Sports Coaches to further develop their knowledge and understanding- with a particular focus on supporting NQTs.

Audit staff skills and plan for specific CPD sessions to be delivered to staff.

To participate in more sporting fixtures and L 7 L festivals as well as intra-school events.

To apply for the School Games Mark award.


September 2015 – August 2016

Physical Education & Sport Grant (PESG)
Total number of pupils on roll (excluding F1) 338 (as at January 2015 Census)
Total number of pupils eligible for PESG 338
Total Amount of Physical Education & Sports Grant £9000


Background & Context of PESG
PESG was introduced from April 2013 so that schools could improve the quality and breadth of their physical and sport education.  Funding is available for the academic years 2013/14, 2014/15 and 2015/2016

Schools are free to determine how best to use this funding with the expectation that there will be an increased participation by primary aged pupils in PE & Sport so that they develop healthy lifestyles and reach the performance levels they are capable of.

From September 2013, inspectors will assess and report on how effectively this funding is being used to improve PE & Sports provision.


Rationale of PESG
East Dene Primary is committed to enabling all pupils to achieve to the best of their abilities.  As well as adopting healthy lifestyles we want our children to enjoy, regularly participate in and reach the highest sporting performance level they are capable of.
PESG Project Spending
Project Objective Cost Outcome
Qualified Sports Coaches (Live & Learn Sports)

CPD in PE & Sport Release Time

Employ Live & Learn Sports coaches to work alongside teachers in lessons to increase their subject knowledge and confidence in teaching PE and Sports

Allocate release time for members of staff to work alongside Live & Learn Sports Coaches.

Autumn Term 1 = F1,F2, Y1, Y3 – different teachers to be targeted each term to ensure all staff receive CPD.

£14,700 Teachers are skilled up in their knowledge and understanding of teaching PE and Sports.

Teachers are confident in teaching PE and Sports

Children receive high quality tuition

Children gain a love of Sports and PE

Children are able to access a range of after school provision

Children are given opportunities to try a range of sporting activities

Children’s access to quality PE and Sports is maximised by providing quality break and lunchtime activities

The quality of teaching and learning of PE and Sport is at least good

CPD in PE & Sport – Professional training Provide high quality training from a qualified sports coach (AD) No Cost
After Schools Clubs Provide opportunities for children to access sports clubs delivered by Live & Learn.

Provide children with high quality training

Included in cost of Live & Learn
Lunch Time Staff Training Provide training for lunch time staff so that they can provide high quality playground games at breaks and lunchtimes. AD/LW (from Jan’2016) to provide in-house training.

No Cost

Live & Learn Events/festivals Children are given the opportunity to compete against teams from other settings. Contribution towards cost of festivals

Hiring of coach/minibus


      Grant = £9000