PE and Sport Premium
The Government is providing additional funding of £150 million per annum for academic years 2013/2014, 2014/2015 and 2015/2016. This is to improve the provision of physical education and sport in primary schools.
All state-maintained schools, academies, middle schools, special schools and pupil referral units which have primary aged pupils (as reported in the 2013 census) will receive the funding.
The funding is ring-fenced and therefore can only be spent on provision for PE and sport in schools. Forest Fields will be held accountable for how we have used the additional funding to support pupils participation in PE and school sport.
All schools with 17 or more primary-aged pupils will receive a lump sum of £8000 plus a premium of £5 per pupil. Therefore each year Forest Fields will receive approx. £9500.
With this funding Forest Fields will:
The impact of the Sport Premium funding will be measured through rigorous self-evaluation, and will include: identifying and monitoring the number of children that have participate in either intra or inter school competitions; analysing the sporting opportunities that are offered to the children and in doing so, assess the impact in relation to children’s attitudes, confidence and performance; highlighting the number of pupils that have increased participation in sport by accessing out of hours clubs and also evaluating the impact of professional development opportunities in improving teaching and learning in PE.
Attached below is a summary of the Sports Grant Expenditure: