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Is your School Prepared for These PE and Sport Premium Ofsted Questions?

09/02/2018

Is your School Prepared for These PE and Sport Premium Ofsted Questions?

09/02/2018

During your Ofsted inspection, you will need to show the effective use of Primary PE and Sport Premium funding, be able to measure the impact on outcomes for pupils and show how effectively governors hold leaders to account.

Here are some of the key questions you may be asked as part of your Ofsted inspection.

What specific outcome does your school aim to achieve with the Primary PE and Sport Premium Funding?

You will need to clearly outline all the outcomes that you aim to achieve, this could be improving progress and skills, increasing attendance, and providing more opportunities and activities.

Has there been an impact on whole school improvement as a result of Primary PE and Sport Premium funding?

If you have seen an improvement in your school you will need to show evidence of the this and demonstrate the impact against your outcomes.

How is the Primary PE and Sport Premium funding being used to enhance, rather than maintain existing provision?

You will need to provide evidence to show that funding is enhancing your physical education and not just maintaining the programs you already had in place.

How will these improvements be sustainable in the long term? What will the impact of the changes be for pupils in the next 10 years?

You will need to show how the programs and activities you put in place can be sustained and how they will benefit pupils starting in 5 or 10 years time.

Where external specialist coaches are being used in curriculum time, are they working alongside class teachers to improve their skills and securing long-term impact?

If you work with external coaches it is important that they are working with PE coordinators or teachers to improve their skills. Find out more about our PE curriculum support programme.

What has been the most notable impact of the Primary PE and Sport Premium funding in terms of outcomes for your pupils?

You will need to show measurable impacts of using the funding against your outcomes.

How has the Primary PE and Sport Premium funding impacted on attainment in national curriculum physical education?

You will need to demonstrate the funding has helped achieve within the PE national curriculum.

To find out more about accountability and providing evidence for your Primary PE and Sport Premium funding come along to our free PE and Schools Sport Conference 2018.

The conference takes place on 7th March 2018, at The University of LincolnĀ Register for the event.

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