Using your PSSP funding
Schools must use the funding to make additional and sustainable improvements to the quality of PE and sport they offer.
This means that schools should use the premium to:
There are 5 key indicators that schools should expect to see improvement across:
PE and Sport Premium: Conditions of grant funding 2019-20
The updated guidance includes:
Maintained schools, including those that convert to academies, MUST publish, on their website, information about their use of the Primary PE and Sport Premium.
Schools should publish:-
The Department for Education has stipulated that schools must now report on their Primary PE and Sport Premium spend by 31st July 2020.
Accountability – Ofsted inspections
Ofsted will assess how primary schools use the primary PE and sport premium. They will measure its impact on pupil outcomes, and how effectively governors hold school leaders to account for this. Further guidance around what inspectors look for can be found in the ‘effectiveness of leadership and management’ section of the Ofsted schools inspection handbook 2018.
All maintained schools including schools that have converted to academies must publish details of how you spend your PE and sport premium funding by the end of the summer term or by 31 July 2020 at the latest.
The Department for Education commissioned the Association for Physical Education and the Youth Sport Trust to create a national template which has been newly updated, to include swimming data. Head teachers, Governors and Subject Leaders will be able to use this simple reporting mechanism to ensure they are compliant.