PE and Sport Premium

Our School aspires to the 7 High Quality National Outcomes which guide the work of all Primary Sport Alliance Partnerships:

• Increased participation in high quality PE.
• Increased participation in high quality out of school hours learning. 
• Increased participation in high quality informal activity.                                                                                
• Increased attainment and achievement through PE and sport.                                                                      
• Improved behaviour and attitude in PE, sport and whole school.
• Increased participation in competitive and performance opportunities.                                                          
• Increased involvement in community sport and improved quality of community life.


The amount of premium received for 2018/19: £17,150

A full breakdown of how it has been spent (or will be spent) - see report below

What impact the school has seen on pupils’ PE and sport participation?

All children complete 2 hours of high quality PE each week with a dedicated PE HLTA and Sports apprentice.  Attendance at clubs is at 65% (up from 50% last year) and 10 children have joined Porthtowan Surf Life Saving Club due to their involvement in surf lessons at school.

What impact the school has seen on pupils’attainment?

In 2018/19 the school was in line or above in all statutory attainment measures. The PE premium was used to ensure children at Penponds are fit, active and can make healthy choices as independent learners.

·          In July 2019 the number of pupils within the year 6 cohort that could do the following:

·         Swim competently, confidently and proficiently over a distance of at least 25 metres:  100%

·         Use a range of strokes effectively: 85.7%

·         Perform safe self-rescue in different water-based situations: 85.7%

In 2019/ 2020 we are planning to use our funding in the following ways:

  • Continue to fund a dedicated PE HLTA to ensure consistency of provision across the school
  • Continue with the SLA with CSIA sport alliance to provide a wide range of opportunities for all children in the school to participate in high quality sporting events and competitions with other primary schools
  • Continue to fund transport for sporting fixtures to ensure high levels of participation
  • Replace and improve sport equipment and resources
  • Provide a wide range of extra curricular sport clubs
  • CPD for staff to ensure staff are skilled and confident to teach high quality PE.

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