Worthington Primary School
Physical Education - Statement of Intent.
Worthington Primary School believes that Physical Education is an essential part of a child’s educational development and it is our aim for all children to develop a passion for life-long health and fitness.
We aim to develop a balanced program offering a variety of activities to enhance skills in physical education. Positive participation in PE will enable children to build self-esteem, team work and a positive attitude in PE.
The school has facilities to provide opportunities for PE within National Curriculum Guidelines. The children annually take part in tournaments such as Area Athletics Meeting, Kwik Cricket, Tag Rugby and Orienteering. Use is also made of local sports clubs (e.g. Judo, Fencing, Bowling) and local facility swimming baths. The school is part of the North West Leicestershire Sports Partnership which provides sporting opportunities for pupils.
Sporting Aims and impact
To fulfil our vision by inspiring a generation, at Worthington we motivate children to participate in a variety of sports which are engaging and fun. We inspire children to instinctively utilise skills and knowledge acquired during PE lessons, encouraging them to take responsibility for their own health and fitness thus developing a love of sport leading to a happy and healthy life.
We ensure that children have opportunities to develop their physical skills and talents in a variety of sporting activities e.g. gym, dance, outdoor/indoor games, swimming and athletics.
All children will have weekly games and/or PE lessons for 2 hours a week; plus there are various other activities for children to participate in at lunchtime and after school.
We are proud to have achieved the Gold kite-mark for our sports and activity works.
PE and Sport Premium
Schools receive funding to support our PE aims. It is used in the following ways;
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