PE and Sport Premium





Click here for the Department for Education link to the Primary School's Sports Funding page.


Chesterfield School Sport Partnership is an organisation passionate about changing the lives of young people through sport, physical activity and educational interventions. We have a small experienced team, with a proven track record of commitment to developing opportunities for young people through PE and education programmes, leadership and volunteering, school sport, health, physical activity and community links.
Click here for the Chesterfield School Sport Partnership Website


For the 17-17 Academic Year we have achieved the Silver Award for our continued dedication to providing pupils with high quality PE experiences within the PE curriculum and as part of extra-curricular experiences.


Dunston Primary and Nursery Academy  has been awarded the Youth Sport Trust BRONZE Quality Mark for its commitment to physical education (PE) and school sport at their school.
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Primary School PE and School Sport Premium
1. In April 2013, the Government announced new funding of £150 million for physical education (PE) and sport. This funding should be used to improve the quality and breadth of PE and sport provision.
2. Funding will be allocated to all maintained and state-funded schools with primary phase pupils, including: primary, middle, special and non-maintained special schools, academies and pupil referral units from 1 September 2013. A typical primary school will receive about £8,720 annually in the academic years 2013/14 and 2014/15. In 2015/16 school received £8750. For 2016/17 school has received £9012.
3. Schools are free to determine how best to use this funding to improve the quality and breadth of PE and sport provision, including increasing participation in PE and sport so that all pupils develop healthy lifestyles and reach the performance levels they are capable of.
How we have spent the PE and Sport funding so far and who has benefitted
At Dunston Primary & Nursery Academy we have invested over £2000 of our funding in affiliating to the Chesterfield School Sport Partnership (CSSP), based at Brookfield School. CSSP is passionate about improving the lives of young people, by providing opportunities through Physical Education and Sport. CSSP provides a core package to support the school in the ongoing development of PE, school sport and physical activity.
In addition to CSSP we have spent the funding on the following areas;
For the 2015-16 year, school has been given £8,750 in PE funding.  Following the audit of PE, school sport and physical activity (February 2015), the PE funding will be spent in the following areas to support the continuing development of PE, through;


·  The provision of CPD through in-school and external providers to support teacher delivery.
·  The hiring of coaches to support improved in class teacher delivery of PE.
·  Trial and purchase of new schemes of work to support the continual progress of pupil’s skill development.
·  The purchase of resources to support the continual progress of pupils’ developmental skills in PE.
·  Increased opportunity for extra-curricular PE and sport based activities, provided by in-school staff and qualified coaches, in line with pupil interest and need. 
·  Purchase of resources to support the increased opportunities for extra-curricular activities, based upon pupil interest and need.
·  Maintain and further develop links with the School Sport Partnership.
·  Participation in increased out of school, cluster events for pupils in all year groups and of all abilities, including ER pupils.
·  Participation in increased in-school events for pupils in all year groups (including the purchase of stickers, medals and trophies).
·  CPD for the leadership of PE, School sport and extra-curricular activities.
·  To pay for supply cover to allow PE Leadership to undertake pupil questionnaires, audit resources, support other teachers and further develop PE and School Sport at Dunston. 
·  In school introduction and development of ‘Play Leaders’ (and MDS Play Lead) to enhance support of pupils at play and lunchtimes.
·  Purchase of disability equipment to support inclusion and access within PE and extra-curricular sessions.
·  Purchase of school kit (football, basketball etc) to support team ethos and support participation in out of school competition.
This will be measured through;


·  Surveys into pupil enjoyment and participation as part of PE sessions.
·  Surveys into pupil enjoyment and participation as part of extra-curricular sessions.
·  Surveys into parental opinion about PE and school sport.
·  Feedback from Teachers and Coaches.
·  Use of Lesson observation.
·  Development of in-school / cluster progress benchmarking.
·  Participation in in-school competition.
·  Participation in out of school competition.




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