Sports Premium

Below is thereport on how the school used its Sports Premium money during the last academic year. New priorities for this year will be posted below soon. Last year's priorities are still viewable until then.


Nether Edge Priorities 2018-19


1, To engage all pupils in regular physical activity – kick – starting healthy active lifestyles.

Pupils will have 2 hours of high quality PE every week.

To train and recruit a number of sport leaders who will target inactive children during lunch and break times.

‘Active lunchtimes’ – A wide variety of lunchtime activities available to ensure that all children have the opportunity to be active during their break times

Morning fitness sessions to encourage pupils into school on time and to ’kick start’ their day.


2, Increase the profile of PE and school sport across the school as a tool for whole school improvement

Full time PE specialist hired to teach and promote PE across all Key Stages.

PE and Sport used to help promote positive behaviour amongst the pupils

Increased competition throughout the school day – lesson, break times, before school and extra-curricular.


3, Increased confidence, knowledge and skills of all staff in teaching PE and sport.

Increased level of CPD for staff.

Increased confidence and subject knowledge in the teaching of PE.

Majority of lessons taught by teaching staff

Use of Curriculum Milestones for PE

Support and individual CPD from PE Coordinator




4, Offer wider experience of a range of sports and activities offered to all pupils

Yearly curriculum cycle, reviewed regularly/

Resources are purchased to support the teaching of PE and replenished when required.

Wide variety of sporting activities on offer out of hours learning.

Introducing new sports, ‘Archery’ ‘handball’ ‘Fencing’


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