What is the Sports Premium?
The government continues to provide substantial primary school sport funding. The funding is jointly provided by the Department for Education, Health and Culture and Media and Sport. The money goes directly to primary school headteachers to spend on improving the quality of sport and P.E; each school will receiving £16 000 plus an extra £10 per pupil each year for the next two years.
Here at Oreston Community Academy, that will mean £20,150 a year. The money can only be spent on sport and PE provision in schools.
Please find information below regarding our use of the Government's PE and Sports funding.
Physical Education at Oreston Community Academy
We spend the sport premium funding on improving our provision of PE and sport so that all children have access to high quality learning experiences and to encourage a lifelong active, healthy lifestyle. We recognise, value and celebrate how PE makes a positive contribution to mental and physical health, well-being, attitude and achievement.
2020 and 2021 has presented many challenges due to Covid and we weren't able to take part in as many competitive events as we usually do, so we really invested our time and efforts into improving the sports experiences within school.
Bearing all this in mind, this year's funding has been spent in the following way:
This provision is being reviewed and monitored by our leadership team and governors, to ensure the expenditure benefits all children.
Please see the review of last year's sport premium plan and also the sports premium plan for 2021 - 2022 below: