The new National Curriculum sets out it aims for Physical Education to ensure all pupils:
- develop competence to excel in a broad range of physical activities
- are physically active for sustained periods of time
- engage in competitive sports and activities
- lead healthy, active lives.
At Itchen Abbas Primary School, every child takes part in at least 2 hours of high quality PE and Sport every week, with the opportunity to extend this through a range of sports clubs each term.
Each class benefits from expert coaching from the Saints Foundation weekly and they also run our after school sports clubs.
In Years 4 and 5, the children go swimming throughout the Spring term and learn the valuable skills of swimming and water rescue.
Sports Premium funding.