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Primary Sport Premium Funding & Membership

The Department for Education has published new guidance on the doubled Primary PE and Sport Premium funding and there are additions to the details that all schools should be aware of.

View the new guidance from GOV.UK, which includes: 1. Funding formula and payment dates for 2017 to 2018 2. How to use the Primary PE and Sport Premium 3. Accountability (Ofsted Inspections, Online Reporting and new Accountability Reviews*)

* Accountability - you are required to publish spending details on your school website by April 2018. We advise you use this revised web template which gives you clear guidance on the level of detail you need to report on. Please also view the latest Exemplification document.

Active Surrey provide guidance and support to help all schools spend their PE & sport premium funding effectively. Together with our School Games Organisers, local and national partner organisations we provide a membership offer, teachers training & networking events, competitions and young leaders training and resources for infant and primary schools.

The PE and Sport Premium is Government funding to help primary schools improve the quality of their physical education, physical activity and sport provision. It has recently been confirmed that the doubled, ring fenced funding will be provided until 2020.

Vision: All pupils leaving primary school physically literate and with the knowledge, skills and motivation necessary to equip them for a healthy, active lifestyle and lifelong participation in physical activity and sport.

Objective: To achieve self-sustaining improvement in the quality of PE and sport in primary schools.

For funding criteria and accountability details, please click here.

Active Schools Membership 2017-18

Make the most of your PE & sports premium funding and join Active Surrey's 'Active Schools' Membership scheme, to enhance the impact and develop sustainable provision for your school, staff and pupils.

For an annual membership fee of just £650, you can access the following events and support (as well as gain discounts on many other services) for the 2017-18 academic year:-

  1. Members Briefing (Wednesday 29 November or Thursday 14 December 2017 TBC)

  2. Active Schools Conference (Thursday 2 November 2017, 8am – 4pm, Guildford)

  3. Best Practice Forum (Wednesday 14 March 2018, 12-4pm, Leatherhead)

  4. Discounts on teachers training and support services via Active Surrey & SOLD

  5. afPE Safe Practice Guide in Physical Education, School Sport and Physical Activity

£650 per school for the 2017-18 academic year.

Prices are subject to VAT for all non LEA schools.

For more information, check out our flyer and complete our sign up form to become a Member!

Primary School PE and School Sport Funding

What are the objective of the funding?

Ofsted have strengthened the coverage of PE and sport. Download the school inspection handbook.

How much funding will you receive?

For information on the funding, including payment schedule, please click here. 

Useful links to help you maximise your funding

Watch a series of short films offering a comprehensive guide to all aspects of physical activity in primary schools and maximising the use of primary PE and sport premium. The films were produced by Sport England, in collaboration with National Partners.

Examples include:

  • A tool for school improvement
  • Increase the confidence and skills of all staff in teaching PE
  • More children, more sports, more competition.

Physical Literacy

Effective Professional Learning

The employment and deployment of coaches

National Case Studies