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Sports Premium

What it is

The government has chosen to invest in Primary School Physical Education and School Sport for 2013-2015. They have done this by offering each primary school £8000 plus £5 per pupil to be spent in any way the school thinks best to improve the teaching and learning of PE and School Sport in their individual school.

How we are using it at St James Church Primary

We have used the funding, at St James’s, to ensure that children have the most qualified teachers and instructors during their P.E. lessons.  This has included buying in training and support for teachers through our local sports partnership and local companies. Some of the funding has been used to increase the range of extra-curricular activities and subsidised or funded a number of these clubs.  In addition, we have used the money to promote a healthy and active lifestyle through a targeted lunchtime club.

For more concise information and how we spend the funding please click here to see the policy.

Please follow this link to see information about current clubs and competitions.

Take a look at some of the activities on offer at St James’ Church Primary School.

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Brimham Rocks Farm Trip- Nursery/Reception
Jun 29 all-day

Brimham Rocks Farm Trip- Nursery/Reception

Sports Day- KS1 AM/KS2 PM
Jul 10 @ 9:30 am

Sports Day- KS1 AM/KS2 PM- more info on times to follow.

Summer Fayre/Summer Fun Day
Jul 18 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Whole school and families welcome to attend our Summer Fayre/Summer Fun Day.