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Sports Premium

What is the Sports Premium Grant?

The Government has provided £150 million additional funding to primary schools to improve the provision of physical education and sports. Schools will receive £8000 plus £5 per pupil. This funding can only be spent on provision of PE and sports activites. Funding has been agreed for until 2017-18. At Legsby Primary School this amounts to £8130.


To ensure:

  • All children benefit regardless of sporting ability
  • The most able children are given the opportunity to compete in advanced tournaments
  • Staff have access to training opportunities and continued professional development.

How will the Sports Premium Grant be spent at Legsby Primary School?

At Legsby Primary School it has been decided to improve provision for all our pupils in the following ways:

  • Membership of the Wolds School Sport Partnership. This involves access to training for staff; resources; running of inter school competitions; provision of specialist coaches etc.
  • Pay for Specialist Sports Coach to deliver multi skills to KS2
  • To pay for a coach to run an after school club during Terms 1 and 2 for Reception and KS1
  • Hire of transport to sports events.
  • To fund the whole school to have 12 weeks swimming lessons in Lincoln, including purchasing of certificates and provision of transport
  • Provision of new sports equipment to allow children to experience different activities.
  • To provide new team sports kits. 
  • To pay for the whole school to experience Ice Skating at a local rink.
  • To give pupils opportunities to experience new sports. To date this includes: New Age Kurling, Ice Skating and Archery. Plans in place for Badminton 
  • Provide resources and coach to run a Change4Life Club.

Key Expenditure:



Membership of JB Coaching


Provision of Swimming




Change4Life Club




Ice Skating