The 'Sports Premium' for schools was introduced in 2013, with the Government announcing in February 2014 that Sports Premium Funding will be extended to 2020. This year, our Sports Premium will be used towards:
Through the East Shropshire Sports Partnership, Highley Primary School will take part in the competitions during the academic year:
*The East Shropshire Sports Partnership (ESSP)
The partnership support intra- and inter-school competitions for pupils across East Shropshire at local and national level and training for pupils & staff. Click the link here or read below.
“The East Shropshire Schools Sports Partnership is committed to providing a high quality, needs driven service for PE and School Sport through an infrastructure of CREATIVE, INFORMED and EMPATHETIC staff. We believe that sport has the power to positively affect the lives of all young people."
What is the East Shropshire Sports Partnership?
A needs driven service for PE and School Sport operating across a network of 28 Primary and Secondary schools within East Shropshire. Partnership staff include a Manager based at Idsall School and 5 School Games Coordinators based at all state secondary schools in the East Shropshire area. All members of this team are qualified, experienced PE practitioners who work together to deliver a strategy for PE and School Sport created and monitored by partner Primary and Secondary schools.
Main areas of this Strategy include:
Our partnership is funded via contributions from our partner schools, the Department for Education (DfE) and the Department for Culture, Media and Sport through Sport England. This funding maintains the network of staff:
Please click to read our PE Sports Funding Plan for 2018-2019 and the current academic year: