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Sport Premium funding
Sport Premium funding, also known as Olympic Legacy funding, for Physical Education and School Sport was announced by the government in March 2013. This substantial sum of £150m per year goes directly to schools in autumn, running from September to August. The new ‘ring-fenced’ funding – only to be spent on PE and sport – will go directly to schools who will decide what is best for their children’s needs with the aim of improving the quality of provision in every state primary school in England. This could vary from teacher training to dedicated sports programmes, Change4Life sport clubs and support for after-school or weekend competitions.
Please see the below section that includes detailed yearly report attachments from 2017 to our most recent report in 2022. These documents give a concise break down of how we have allocated our funds.
At Icknield School we have used our 2016/17 allocation of £8,804 to:
At Icknield School we have used our 2017/18 allocation of £16,000 on:
We at Icknield, use our school funding and ethos to promote a long term love of physical activity and PE (Curriculum page gives further details on this).
We use our Sports Premium to invest heavily in staff CPD which will give us sustainability in providing the highest level of teaching and learning for our pupils. We also provide various activities and different sports to engage our children. We are inclusive and invest in sports such as goalball which ensure that ALL children are able to take part and be active.
Our action plan and SP allocation document gives details as to our proposed investments and our vision for sustainabilty.
Please read the information below for further information which gives details of our PE and Sport Premium Grant and how we allocate the funding.