PE and Sports Premium
Physical Development Statement
The school believes that physical education, experienced in a safe and cooperative environment, is vital and unique in its contribution to a pupils’ physical and emotional development, as well as their health and well being.
The physical education curriculum aims to provide for pupils’ increasing self confidence through an ability to manage themselves successfully in a variety of situations. A balance of individual, team, co-operative and competitive activities aims to cater for individual pupil’s needs and abilities. Pupils will develop a sense of fair play, respect and sportsmanship through our high quality teaching and learning of physical development in all key stages.
Our school maintained ‘Exceptional Delivery of PE and School Strategy in 2008’ and won an award for the Best School Sports Provision in Ellesmere Port and Neston Primary Cluster Schools in 2009.
In 2019 we achieved the BRONZEPE AWARD
In 2019 we achieved the SILVER PE AWARD
Our teaching staff work alongside qualified sport specialists in our school curriculum as well as the extended curriculum to ensure high quality PE is delivered and that children make great progress in PE
We ensure that every child receives 2 hours of high quality PE and sport, within the curriculum as well as up to 4 further hours of extended sports activity on offer to Key Stage 1 and 2 pupils.
SWIMMING - Y6 2020 COHORT
64% of the 2020 Y6 cohort met the National Curriculum Requirements to
- swim competently, confidently, and proficiently over a distance of at least 25 metres
- use a range of strokes effectively
- perform safe self-rescue in different water-based situations