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Sports Premium information 2016-17

Sports Premium funding information 2016-17


Since the London Olympics in 2012, the government has provided primary schools with extra funding to improve provision of PE and sport in primary schools.

This funding, is ring fenced and therefore can only be spent on improving the provision

of PE and uptake of sports, particularly to enhance the following:

  • the engagement of all pupils in regular physical activity

  • the profile of PE and sport is raised across the school as a tool for whole-school improvement

  • increased confidence, knowledge and skills of all staff in teaching PE and sport

  • broader experience of a range of sports and activities offered to all pupils

  • increased participation in competitive sport


For the academic year 2016/17, Dundale Primary School received £8894  which was used in the following ways:



Percentage of 2016-17 grant


House games - extra coaching sessions


Pupils participating in a wider range of competitive games and upskilling of staff

Supply cover to ensure participation in local sporting competitions and events


All pupils in key stages 1 and 2 have the opportunity to compete at inter school sports events at least once in the year (increased participation in competitive sport)

Sports equipment for use at playtimes with play leaders


Wider range of opportunities to develop skills at break times (engagement of pupils in regular physical activity)

Early morning Dance project


Extra physical activity and skills increasing participation for all pupils, particularly those less interested in sports.

Sports enrichment,clubs activities and workshops including lunchtime clubs


Introducing more activities and encourage more pupils to take up sports / physical activity. (broader experience of range of sports)

High quality playground equipment improvements



Sports equipment for use at break times and during lessons (some carrying forward) - (engagement in physical activity and raising profile of PE and sport)