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Our Vision
At Great Preston we are committed to delivering a high quality PE and Sport curriculum that develops knowledge, fundamental movement skills, fitness and social skills to allow our children to enjoy leading healthy, active lifestyles. We aim to develop confident, resilient, ambitious young people who thrive to achieve their full potential in all aspects of school and community life.

Sports Premium
The Government have recently announced that from September 2013 schools will receive an additional £8,000 [plus £5 per pupil between the ages of 5-11 years old] to improve the quality of sport and PE for all their children.

At Great Preston C of E we have planned to use the Sport Premium Funding to improve and enhance the quality of PE, physical activity and Sport provision in the following ways:
 
  • Providing staff with high quality training and CPD for increased skills, knowledge, understanding and confidence in gymnastics, dance and athletics.
  • Providing cover staff to release teachers for professional development in PE and sport
  • Purchasing a scheme of work that allows skills in the key areas to be developed progressively through each year group.
  • Buying into Active Schools to develop city wide initiatives in Leeds.
  • Buying into the Brigshaw Trust Sports offer to provide further professional development for our staff and provide more opportunities for inter-school competitions.
  • Developing termly intra-school competitions for all children through membership of the Youth Sports Trust.
  • Increasing pupil participation in a wide range of extra-curricular sports clubs.
  • Utilising city wide private companies including Carnegie university sports specialists.
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