Sports Funding

Sports Funding at The Ferns Primary Academy


To be reviewed termly: Autumn, Spring, Summer

Total fund estimate: £19,300









PE and Sport Premium Key Outcome Indicator

School Focus/ planned Impact on pupils

Actions to Achieve

Planned Funding

Actual Funding


Actual Impact on pupils


Next Steps

1. The engagement of all pupils in regular physical activity - kick-starting healthy active lifestyles

All pupils to meet or exceed their 30 minutes of exercise available at school every day.

Children to have strategies to help their mental well-being.

  • Fitness Friday sustained and move towards 'Mile A Day'.
  • More outdoor equipment for PE lessons and break/lunch purchased.
  • Healthy Minds delivering workshops that are free to pupils in school 1 x per term.
  • Purchasing of spare PE kits.





Fitness Friday on weekly calendar for whole school.

Health Minds workshop 1: Brainchild Sept '17.

5. Increased participation in competitive sport

At least 5 sporting events/festivals hosted at The Ferns in this academic year.

-The Ferns to organise and host festivals and competitions in the local cluster to fill the void from previous cluster events ceasing.

-External providers used and subsidised to offer wider range of sporting experiences e.g archery.



4. Broader experience of a range of sports and activities offered to all pupils

Every child in school to take part in at least one physical activity that they have never experienced previously.

- Forest Schools and Outdoor Pursuit experiences organised and subsidised.

-CPD for GM.

-Electronic screen installed for playground to display key messages to parents and fitness routines at break/lunch.

-Family Fitness club in school.





Year 4 Forest schools trip booked for Sept '17.

KC leading Monday Forest School activities in Nursery.

2. The profile of PE and sport being raised across the school as a tool for whole school improvement

Pupils are encouraged by the engagement of their parents in school sport.

New opportunities for exercise throughout the school day.

GM promoting 'Family Fitness' via text, leaflet and e mail.