The PE and Sport premium is paid directly from the Secretary of State for Education to Local Education Authorities (LEA). We, English Martyrs then receive the premium from the Birmingham LEA.
The purpose of the premium is to fund improvements to the provision of PE and Sport that are ADDITIONAL and SUSTAINABLE. It is to benefit our primary aged pupils by encouraging them to develop and adopt HEALTHY and ACTIVE lifestyles.
Sports Premium 2015-2017
The school received a grant of £9778 for the academic year 2015-2016. The school received a grant of £9745 for the academic year 2016-2017. This grant was committed towards subsidising the continued provision of a full time PE Instructor in school. To increase the provision of PE as part of the school curriculum and to extend the opportunity for after school clubs provision. The intended objectives of this increased provision were to have a positive impact on the pupils’ physical fitness and wellbeing and an increase in the uptake of after school clubs.
Evaluation and Assessment: An increase in the provision and choice of after school clubs . Increased involvement in inter school competitions (please see charts).The school was awarded the Sainsbury’s School Games Silver Award in 2015/16 and the Sainsbury's School Games Gold Award in 2016/17.