PE and Sports Premium

The Dales School receives specific Pupil Premium funding from the Department for Education to support PE and Sports activities for pupils.

To date, in the school year 2018/19, The Dales School received £9,829 in PE Premium. 

2018/19 funding is targeted at:

  • Commissioning an outdoor sports coach
  • Commissioning a rugby coach
  • Commissioning a bus driver to transport children and staff to and from swimming and outdoor learning
  • PE equipment
  • Staff training in Rebound therapy
  • Sports Day
  • Swimming medals
  • National Trust membership to allow outdoor learning
  • Movin'Step equipment
  • Large sandpit
  • Marking of yard

Impact of funding:

  • Wider range of PE activities available
  • Children having access to higher quality equipment
  • Pupils accessing PE activities outside school
  • Staff delivering high quality safe sessions
  • High quality provision during outdoor learning

Sustainability of funding

  • Specialised coaching improves practise of all staff
  • Children will need to continue to learn how to be safe around water
  • Introduces pupils to being active outside school
  • High quality equipment improves engagement of pupils
  • Children play games and take part in sport using markings during unstructured time