PE & Sport Premium
The Primary PE and Sport Premium was launched by the Government in April 2013. The aim of the Primary Sport Premium is to make additional and sustainable improvements to the quality of PE and Sport.
Prior to the Academic Year 2017/18 schools received £8,000 lump sum plus an allocation of £5 per child within year groups 1-6. From September 2017 the funding allocation doubled to £16,000 lump sum plus an allocation of £10 per child within year groups 1 – 6.
Eldon Grove Academy must publish specific information online with regard to the Sport Premium. This will include
How Eldon Grove Academy can spend the Premium
The premium must be spent by the Academy on making additional and sustainable improvements to the provision of PE and Sport for the benefit of all pupils to encourage the development of healthy, active lifestyles. The Academy is under guidance from the Secretary of State in terms of specific categories of expenditure which the premium can be spent on.
The allocation for Eldon Grove Academy for the period 2017/18 is £19,640.