What is the PE & Sport Premium?
In March 2013, the government announced that it would provide additional funding to primary schools to support the improvement of provision of PE and sport. The funding, allocated to Headteachers in primary schools is ring-fenced and can only be spent on PE and sport in primary schools.
The premium must be used to fund additional and sustainable improvements to the provision of PE and sport. It is to benefit primary-aged pupils and to encourage the development of healthy, active lifestyles.
What should schools spend the PE & Sport Premium on?
Schools should use the Primary PE and Sport Premium to achieve the following:
Schools should use the PE and sport premium to secure improvements in the following 5 key indicators.
Engagement of all pupils in regular physical activity, for example by: