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Please read the information below which gives details of our PE and Sport Premium Grant and how we allocate the funding.


PE & Sports Grant Expenditure at Lydden Primary School

The government announced that it is providing additional funding to improve provision of physical education (PE) and sport in primary schools. This funding - provided jointly by the Departments for Education, Health and Culture, Media and Sport - is allocated to primary school head teachers. The money must be used to improve the provision of P.E. and school sport.


The funding has been provided to ensure impact against the following OBJECTIVE:

To achieve self-sustaining improvement in the quality of PE and sport in primary schools. It is important to emphasise that the focus of spending must lead to long lasting impact against the vision that will live on well beyond the Primary PE and Sport Premium funding.


The government is continuing to provide additional funding for the academic years 2016 to 2020 to enhance provision of physical education and sport in primary schools. At Lydden, this funding will be used:

  • To provide whole staff professional development, ensuring challenging experiences for all children within PE and School Sport.
  • To offer a broader experiences in a range of new and challenging sports for all
  • To offer opportunities for access to competitive sport at a variety of levels, ensuring personal challenge to all. 





Sports Premium Review 2016-17