Sports Premium Funding
In 2013, the government announced that it was providing additional funding of £150 million per annum for academic years 2013 to 2014, 2014 to 2015 and 2015 to 2016 to improve provision of Physical Education (PE) and sport in primary schools. This funding (provided jointly by the Department for Education, Health & Culture, Media & Sport) is allocated to primary school headteachers. The money must be used to improve the provision of P.E. and school sport. Recently, a further announcement secured additional funding for the 2016-2017 academic year.
P.E and school sport play a very important part in the life Sherburn Hungate children. We believe that P.E. and school sport contribute to the holistic development of our children and through participation, our children build and learn more about key values such as respect, co-operation and kindness for themselves and others.