Sports Premium

The Sports Premium programme has provided schools throughout Britain extra funding for the provision of Physical Education. The money provided has been used to help enhance PE and subsequently have a lasting impact on the health and wellbeing of the children.

The Use and Impact of Sports Premium at Paddock Wood Primary Academy
The PE and Sport Premium can help primary schools to encourage the development of healthy, active lifestyles. Providing primary schools with £320m of government funding to make additional and sustainable improvements to the quality of the PE, physical activity and sport offered through their core budgets. It is allocated directly to schools so they have the flexibility to use it in the way that works best for their pupils.

Grant received (2019-2020): £21300

Summary of spending 2019 – 2020

  • Objective 1 To support school sport in the local cluster and allow children the opportunity to compete in local competitions
  • Objective 2 To continue to provide high quality PE teaching across the school and enhancing the skills of teachers by training and working alongside professional sports coaches.
  • Objective 3 To provide greater sporting opportunities
  • Objective 4 Opportunities for participation in enriched sporting activities, beyond the National Curriculum
  • Objective 5 To continue to develop an action plan to achieve the Acseed accreditation

Actions to achieve

  • Objective 1: Sign up with Tonbridge Sport Partnership and Contribute towards school minibuses
  • Objective 2: Year 3 Gymnastics coach to work alongside Y3 teachers
  • Objective 3: Year 5 and 6 cheerleading club, Y5 Bikeability at a reduced price to parents and Develop Sports Leaders in Y6
  • Objective 4: Swimming for all classes in Y4 and Y6 and Creating resources and activities for outdoor learning opportunities throughout the school
  • Objective 5: To complete all parts of Acseed accreditation and submit