PE Grant

Newport Community School Primary Academy remains very committed to the development of school sport, as reflected in the levels of participation in sport and success of our children in local and county competitions.

Impact of Sports Premium Funding 2016-2017

Children from Newport had a successful year in local and regional competitions. The Athletics team came 7th in the regional final at the Life Centre, Plymouth, after winning the local and area finals. The team from year4 won the gold medal at the local schools’ indoor athletics event. The netball team came 3rd in the local finals and 36 children from year 5 took part in a kwik cricket tournament; Newport A team were overall winners. 60 children from year 1 attended a Multi Skills festival with other local schools and all children from years 3 to 6 were invited to participate in local cross country festivals.

The school received the Gold Mark from the School Games Mark for outstanding participation in PE and school sports.

Eleven year 6 Gifted and Able children took part in the Rising Stars programme over the course of the year and also attended an event at Bath University, where they had a very informative guided tour and met many of the GB Athletes.

30 Year 5 children received training as Junior Sports Leaders and all involved at lunch times to support active playtimes.

Increased numbers of children attended inter schools activities and extracurricular active clubs. All children from years 1-6 had the opportunity to attend at least one inter school festival or competition this year.

There was a large number of school-based active clubs on offer again this year:

There were 1028 Year 5 and 6 children attended Cricket Club

active clubs on offer over the course of the year including a Fit For Fun club specifically aimed at more reluctant children

55 Year 5 and 6 children attended Football Skills Clubs

21 Year 3,4, 5 and 6 children attended Girls Football Clubs

28 Year 5 and 6 children attended Cricket Club

25 Year 3 and 4 children attended Cricket Club

25 Year 4 ,5 and 6 children attended Netball Clubs

25 Year 4, 5 and 6 children attended Netball Clubs

25 Year 3 and 4 children attended Athletics Clubs

6 Year 2 children attended Ball Skills club

25 children attended Performance Gymnastics Club

8 Children attended Fit For Fun Club

The new adventure playground is up and running and the main playground and areas outside the key stage 1 classrooms have new markings.

The school field after being levelled and re-seeded to improve availability was used more often this year.

For the year 2016-2017 the school received an allocation of £9,885.

Expenditure for 2016-17 is broken down as follows:-

Agreement with Park Community School to support PE competitions, teacher and pupil involvement in PE through the Schools Sports Officer & events £1,800

Subscription to Babcock – PEDPASS to support PE Leaders subject knowledge through termly meetings £270

To purchase new equipment for Athletics, Dance and Gymnastics £250

To provide teacher to lead & organise inter and intra-school competitions £3,780

To enter competitions, travel costs & provide staffing for events £1,485

To lead & manage a strategy for the development of physical education – School Management time   £2,300

Total     £9,885