Sports Funding

What is it?

The sports funding allocated to schools for the specific purpose of improving the provision of physical education and sport in Primary Schools. The funding has been jointly provided by the Departments for Education, Health and Culture, Media and Sport.

Why has it been introduced?

The government aims to help Primary Schools to improve the quality and breadth of PE and sport provision, including increasing participation in PE and sport so that all pupils develop healthy lifestyles and reach the performance levels they are capable of.
More information is available in the documents below:

Sports funding 2020-2021

PE Action Plan Lakes 2020-2021

Lakes PE Action Plan 2020-21 Review