The school is provided with PE and Sport Premium funding by the DfE/EFA. The funding is provided to develop or add to the PE and sport activities that the school already offers and make improvements now, that will benefit pupils joining the school in future years.
The funding is calculated as £8,000 for any school with 17 or more pupils with an additional £5 per pupil in year 1 and above. However this year, school's have received additional funding.
The impact of the funding is reviewed annually and staff attend some sessions to further develop their skills.
In this way the funding will have an ongoing benefit and sustainable impact on teaching. The resources form Premier Sport including planning and assessment of PE is used by teachers when they deliver lessons weekly. This will continue to improve pupils skills and ensure participation beyond Dudley Infant Academy.