Sports and PE Grant 2021-2022
Chalton Lower School receives an annual Sport and PE Grant from the government to help maintain and develop physical education and sport in schools.
The funding is based on a lump sum plus an amount based on the number of keystage 1 and 2 pupils on the 2018 January Census. For 2021-2022 [September to August] the grant for Chalton Lower School will be approximately £16,516.
Use of Sport and PE Grant Allocation for 2021-2022.
- To buy into the Redborne Sport Partnership which organises inter-school competition, curriculum support and staff training
- To buy into Luton Town F.C.Community Trust to provide high quality Games and PE lessons in games and staff training, including an after school club every week.
- To purchase additional PE resources as required, particularly ride on equipment for the Early Years
- To purchase a course of tennis lessons for the year R – 4
- To fund the boy’s football club on a Monday lunch [Luton Town are providing the girl’s club free in an initiative to get girls into football]
- To improve the playground facilities which will encourage the children to be active during play times and lunch times
Impact of Sport and PE Grant in 2020-2021
- The school was recognised for its ongoing commitment to the Sports Partnership and its involvement in organised events over the period to the start of the pandemic
- Year 3 and 4 run each morning for 4 minutes before coming into school
- Year 1 and 2 run on the playground during their afternoon break
- Percentage of Key Stage 1 and 2 pupils participating after- school clubs =
- Number of competitive inter-school festivals entered =
- Percentage of key Stage 1 and 2 pupils participating in at least one festival off-site =
- Percentage of EYFS, Key Stage 1 and 2 pupils participating in on-site festivals =
- Improved attitude towards team work and competitive sports
- KS2 led the KS1 and EYFS as part of the Young Leaders Programme.
- Staff are more confident in delivering high level quality PE and Games
- Early Years Class is included in the PE delivery by Premier Sport
- All the children were engaged in the four minute run which starts our PE lessons. They can now all run without stopping.
* Due to Covid off-site festivals did not take place this year, however, we completed inter-house events at school.
- They all enjoy having the opportunity to take part in the sporting events, even though we don’t win! We have been quite successful in the Tag Rugby tournaments over the past two years. The children have benefited from working with a local rugby coach and the children have demonstrated their understanding of the game at the tournament.
September 2021 to August 2022
|Details of Interventions/spending|
|Autumn 21||Spring 22||Summer 22|
|£2800||Redborne Sports Partnership|
[Luton Town Community]
|£700||£550||£500||35 weeks coaching|
|After school PE club||£480||£440||£368||After school clubs x 1 per week|
|Football coaching||TBA||Lunch Club|
|Tennis coaching||£1001||13 weeks x 2 hours tennis coaching|
|Replacing equipment||£1000||Ongoing over year|
The school is intending to use some of the money to replace the markings on the playground. This will be carried over from 2020/2021 as it was proposed for the summer 2021.
We will continue to use the Luton Town Community Trust for our PE provision. Staff continue these skills in the second lesson of the week thus maintaining their teaching skills.