Opening Schools Facilities Fund - Carlisle



OSF Funding used for:


James Rennie School

The purchasing of a number of different adaptive cycles, some storage units and sport specific equipment to engage pupils out of school hours. Funding also utilised to staff family hydro pool sessions of an evening and contribute towards sensory pool toys.


Richard Rose Central Academy

The purchasing of large free-standing goals for the 3G Pitches for use in after school clubs as well as building on local links with Carlisle United and Carlisle Youth Zone delivering community sessions to targeted groups, specifically girls and disability groups. 


Richard Rose Morton Academy

To invest in storage units for equipment to enhance the current offer and make accessing equipment much easier. Athletics and badminton kit also purchased to allow for more delivery out of school hours.


Trinity School

The creation of a Pickleball club to be run by trained sixth form Sports Leaders as well as supporting the delivery of Swimming for both after school and community use. Funding supported the purchasing of storage containers, additional equipment and cleaning materials.


Phase 3


Bewcastle School 

To safely reopen the school pool to both pupils and community users. This involves resource to cover pool servicing and testing costs as well as equipment both to increase accessibility and for health and safety requirements.


Petteril Bank School

Funding allocated to allow the delivery of after-school football sessions on-site from September 2023, provision of additional outside storage and shelter, playground improvements and the purchase of a variety of family-friendly activity equipment for use by local community groups