For 2016-17, Primary schools with 17 or more pupils will continue to receive £8,000 in PE and Sport Premium funding, plus £5 per pupil. Schools with 16 or fewer pupils will receive £500 per pupil. Sport will play a key role in promoting good health, mental well-being and building confidence as well as giving children a sense of achievement.
The Primary School PE and Sport Premium provides money directly to primary school head teachers, carrying on the sporting legacy of the Olympics. Schools must use the funding to make additional and sustainable improvements to the quality of PE and sport they offer.
Schools must use the funding to make additional and sustainable improvements to the quality of PE and sport they offer.
This means that you should use the premium to:
You should not use your funding to:
Workshops have been developed to help Primary Schools plan, measure and consider how to sustain the impact of PE and the Primary School Sports Premium on the health and achievement of their pupils.
If you have any school staff who would like to attend a workshop, please see our training programme for 2016/2017
Updates: The latest information about PE & Sport Premium can be found on the Department for Education website. Here>>