As outlined by The Department of Education the Primary PE and Sport Funding must be used to fund improvements to the provision of PE and sport, for the benefit or primary-aged pupils, so that they develop healthy lifestyles.
Schools with 17 or more eligible pupils receive £8000 plus £5 per eligible pupil. Bedgrove Junior School received £10,305 in the acdemic year of 2016/2017.
Physical education is about providing children with a foundation and love for lifelong participation in physical activity, enabling them to become competent and confident physical movers. All children are entitled to benefit from the enjoyment of a broad and balanced PE curriculum that will extend their knowledge, physical skills and attitudes in a positive manner irrespective of race, gender, or level of ability.
Physical Education forms part of our well-being curriculum at Bedgrove Junior School. We recognise the importance of teaching our pupils about healthy lifestyles and as a result invest a huge amount of money into ensuring we deliver the best quality of PE education. We have a PE team consisting of Mr Nieysto, Mrs Tatlow, Miss Adams and Mr McDonald who have all completed their Level 2 coaching qualification.
Our objective is to put children at the heart of PE learning by: