Wilby Primary

Wilby CE Primary School
  • Being part of the Wilby family is the best thing ever. You know there's always someone caring for you.
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  • Wilby school helps you to be the best you can be so you can reach your dreams.
    Reece - Age 10
  • Everyone at Wilby is caring and giving - we learn to be responsible for our actions and to put others first.
    Mya - Age 10
  • We have amazing trips out and our performances are awesome.
    Tommy - Age 8
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    Mollie - Age 8
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PE & Sports Funding 2017-2018

What is it?

In the legacy of the British Olympic Games the Government are investing money to improve physical education and sport in primary schools. Schools can choose how they spend the funding within certain criteria.

How much will we receive?

Schools with greater than 17 pupils will receive £16,000 plus £10.00 per pupil.  In October 2017 we will receive details of exactly how much money has been allocated to Wilby CEVC Primary School.


What has this meant for our school so far?

Excellent levels in numbers of pupils reaching expected standards in PE: 93 % for 2016-17. For detailed year by year breakdown please read data HERE

  • Increase of inter-school and intra-school (between schools houses) competitions in a wide range of sports
  • Subsidise the training / up-skilling of staff by qualified PE coaches in a range of sports including cricket, gymnastics, dance and swimming
  • Ensuring swimming continues for all pupils from year 2 and remains free to access.
  • Match funding the money raised by parents to purchase a newer minibus and continue to provide for upkeep/ insurance of the bus
  • Purchase of new sports equipment and upkeep of current equipment
  • Ensure that children have the opportunity to experience a wider range of sporting and outdoor adventurous activities including: caving, orienteering, fitness training, dance, climbing and high ropes challenges

We aim to spend our sports funding in the following areas during 2017-2018

To ensure that the improvements made are sustainable we are ensuring that staff are up-skilled and given time to train-up others members of staff. We will engage pupils in leading in Sports activities. We will ensure that equipment purchased is well maintained and stored correctly to ensure longevity.


Activity/ Initiative



Proposed Impact

Offer all after-school and lunch-time sports clubs (x3 after school and x1 lunch-time clubs) free of charge to all pupils


Increase pupil participation

For at least 75% of pupils to be engaged in as additional sporting activity-particular focus on SEN and FSM pupils involvement.

All KS2 to attend the Para-Olympic Championships at the Olympic Stadium


To inspire and encourage the children

Children see that with effort and determination they can achieve their goals. That they feel inspired and encouraged by the performance of the competing athletes.

Purchase new sports kits for school teams and subsidise sports tops across the whole school.


 Encourage higher standards in sports/ greater pride in participation. Encourage further participation. Ensure that high quality/ quick drying P.E tops are available for children across the school regardless of financial situation

Children are presented smartly and feel valued members of a clearly identified team. Increased pride/ participation.

Up-skill staff in PE and Sports teaching.



Enable all staff to have the opportunity to teach alongside/ observe professional PE coaching staff to ensure up-skilling on MPG staff.

Qualified level 1 swimming teachers

High 5s netball coach training

Professional up skilling of staff leading to quality sporting provision.

Develop links with local schools and High schools to offer pupils competitive sporting opportunities.



Membership to Suffolk Sports Partnership. Improve pupil participation and widen sporting experiences offered.

Wider opportunities for competition sports.

Widen opportunities for other schools to benefit from our sporting lead.

Increased opportunities to compete in a wider variety of sports.


Membership to Suffolk sports CPD offers.

A member of staff to attend P.E conference 2017.


Offer wider opportunities for staff training.

Increase network of professional qualifications and coaches to lead CPD.

British Gymnastics Membership plus visit.



Use of professional material and badges promote child participation and skills levels.

Access to coaching resources and certificates and badges for the pupils.

Repair of outside and indoor sports equipment


Audit and improve on Gymnastics equipment to widen the opportunities offered to pupils.

Pupils use up to date equipment.

Equipment is inspiring for pupils.

Equipment is fit for purpose.

Equipment enables pupils to be challenged.

Organise sailing/ kayaking experiences days for children £1271

Arrange transport.

Pay for qualified instruction and equipment.

Children are introduced to a new sport.

Develop confidence and team working skills.

Supply cover to release teachers for festivals, Events and CPD training.


Staff released to enable pupils to participate in sporting events.

Pupils able to attend a wide variety of sporting events.

Transport to Festivals and Events.


Opportunities for pupils to access events. Minibus training for staff to make use of the minibus. Contribution towards insurance/upkeep  of mini-bus to ensure that it is available to transport pupils to events .

Staff trained and able to drive the minibus.

Increased pupil participation and attendance at events.

Specialist Dance Group £350 Recycling are Us- Dance Group to work with all key stages Ensure that PE/ Active education is incorporated in cross curricular activities ensuring wider engagement. 

Outdoor adventurous activity subsidy



Ensure that all pupils are able to participate in week long residential trip.

All children have equal opportunity to participate in OEA.


 Bikeability training for all Y5/6 pupils


 Ensure that all children receive appropriate safety training over a 5 day period

 All children have the opportunity to develop confidence and skills.

Total sports funding: Current anticipated based on spend detailed above=£9230  

Sports funding is just part of our spending on Sports, additional sports spending comes from the schools delegated budget.