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This Year

The Purpose of the Grant


The premium must be used to fund additional and sustainable improvements to the provision of PE and sport, for the benefit of primary-aged pupils, in the 2017 to 2018 academic year, to encourage the development of healthy, active lifestyles.

The premium must be spent by schools 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.


At Clapham Primary School, we work closely with our cluster of small schools to arrange opportunities for sport fixtures so that small cohorts of children 

2017 / 2018 Sports Premium will be published here very soon




Meanwhile, please browse last year's Sports Premium information

Primary PE Sport Grant Awarded to the school £8,140


The Sport Premium is an amount of money allocated to the school by the Government. It is ring fenced and at the discretion of the head teacher as to how it is spent on the development of school sport. The government funding has been provided to ensure that schools achieve self-sustaining improvement in the quality of PE and sport within schools.


At Clapham Primary School our aim is to:-

  • Engage all pupils in regular physical activity, in order for them to develop healthy lifestyles
  • To raise the profile of PE and Sport across the school for all children
  • To increase the knowledge and skills of all staff in the delivery of PE and to use specialist staff to deliver a high quality curriculum
  • To offer all children a broad range of sporting activities
  • To increase children’s participation in competitive sport and sign post children to sports clubs within the area
  • To purchase equipment and cover other costs in order to broaden children’s sporting experiences
  • To raise children’s awareness that being active and eating a balanced diet will help them to have a healthy lifestyle

Record and Impact  of the spending of the PPSG

(please note the impact column will be updated at the end of a particular project or the end of the year when the provision is evaluated)





Invest in the Settle Cluster partnership Service level Agreement

A fully organised annual programme of competitions, tournaments, festivals in North Craven e.g. cross country, athletics, cricket, tag rugby




Increased opportunities for children to compete in competitive sports.

Heighten children’s enthusiasm for participation in events. Expectation that channelling enthusiasm impacts on behaviour and academic progress.

Increase in self esteem

Children have had the opportunity to participate in events such as problem solving and fitness activities, badminton and basketball , which they would previously not have accessed.

To provide the high quality provision of PE in school

Specialist PE teacher to lead PE lessons in school


Children’s skills levels have improved

Children are more prepared for team games and competitions within the cluster

Children’s confidence and experiences are increased as they are meeting and working with a range of staff

Y6 children will have a higher skills level prior to transition to secondary school

Children are made aware of how and why exercise and being healthy are important


To subsidise visit for Y6 children to take part in an adventurous outdoor activity day with other Y6 children from the North Craven Cluster

Ingleborough Hall - costs include full day of challenging team bonding such as gorge scrambling and abseiling 


Children can access adventurous activities alongside the children who they will be joining in secondary school.  This day allows children to form new friendships while challenging themselves to adventuring.



Purchase of specialist equipment to support PE lessons

Badminton nets

gum shields

shin pads

Athletics equipment

General resources


School has a range of equipment for both indoor and outdoor provision.

Purchases have enhanced outdoor provision




Cover transport costs in order children throughout the school to attend cluster sporting events

Transport to a range of activities eg orienteering, tag rugby, cricket festival



Children from Reception- to Year 6 have participated in events, with cluster schools


Celebration of sporting success by the presentation of cups/medals

Purchase  medals for sports day


Children are recognised for their successes and the school can celebrate these with parents and carers



As a result of the provision in place in school ; the opportunities for children to participate in a variety of sports and for them to participate competitively has resulted in the school achieving the Sainsbury’s schools games mark, in which we reached a bronze award. This year we are taking part in new sports competitions and aiming for our Silver Award