Tarleton Community Primary School

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pe and school sport 

 2021 - 2022

The Sports Premium Funding is additional funding given to schools to ensure that all pupils receive high quality PE and out of hours school sport.  At TCP, we believe the strategies should impact on the children so that they develop skills and confidence as well as having a range of opportunities to enjoy sport and most importantly to be active and healthy both now and in the future.

 

To find out more about what we spent the Sports Premium on last year and what the impact was, as well as what we are spending the funding on this year, please see the document below:

WLSP Girls Euros

Our Girls football team played in a tournament. This was organised by WLSP to celebrate and promote the Women's Euros. We played 5 matches, winning all 5 games, scoring 18 goals and conceding 0 goals! A fantastic team effort and they also got to meet the founders of www.misskick.com.

Fishing

Eight lucky pupils from Year 4 are having the opportunity to go fishing and learn how to fish. They are having a 6 week course to teach them the skills they need. Each week they will work towards an angling award. After week one the children can not wait to go again next week and hope to continue catching Perch.

Active Playleaders

Some of our Year 5 children have been recently trained by WLSP to become Active Playground leaders. We are looking forward to putting this into practice at lunchtimes! The Year 5 children put their newly found leadership skills to the test by helping teach year 1 children how to play the games that had designed. 

Girl's Liverpool Cup

We played the next round of the girls football tournament in Liverpool. After our initial success, we now represented West Lancs. We played 4 matches, winning three and drawing one. We finished joint first which means we now go on to represent Merseyside in the grand final at Anfield!

Congratulations girls!  You all played brilliantly.

Bowling

Ten Year 5 pupils enjoyed an afternoon of learning how to play bowls at Burscough Sports Centre. This was an event organised by WLSP alongside volunteers from Ormskirk Bowling Club. The children had an initial demonstration of how to play and had a practise. The children enjoyed learning a new skill and finished 4th out of 12 schools.

KS1 Scavenger Hunt

Six lucky KS1 pupils were fortunate to go on a Scavenger Hunt in Mere Sands Woods. This was organised through TASA by WLSP. Lots of fun was had by all in the great outdoors. 

Year 1 swimming

Year 1 have been having weekly swimming lessons at Tarleton Academy. They are making great progress and wanted to show you. Nearly all the children can now swim without armbands, and all have bravely jumped in the deep end! 

TASA Bee Stingers Netball

Congratulations to our wonderful netball players who won the TASA Bee Stingers Netball tournament. Over the two weeks they won all their matches, including some fantastic score lines of 9-0 and 13-0! They played with great team work and all helped each other to develop their skills. We are looking forward to the finals now!

Personal Best Challenge

Four pupils from Year 4 enjoyed a Personal Best Challenge organised by WLSP at Burscough Sports Centre. They had to complete a series of personal challenges and had the opportunity to learn techniques and tips to improve each skill to then try and improve on their time or score. AS you can see by some of the timings, they all made massive improvements. Well done everyone!

Girl’s Liverpool Cup

Our Year 5 & 6 Girls football team played in a tournament at the JMO in Skelmersdale. We won all three matches in our group, therefore went on to play in the final of the Ormskirk district and won 1 - 0. As a result of this victory, we played in the grand final against the Skelmersdale winners. We won the whole tournament and now get to represent West Lancs in the next stage of the Liverpool Cup. ⚽️

 

TASA Football League 

Our Year 5 and 6 Football team are enjoying being able to play for their school team once again. We are playing a 2 week tournament as part of TASA. After week 1, we won 3 out of our 4 matches and are 2nd in the league. Go Team TCP!

The rain sent us a little crazy... with our number 1 fan!
The rain sent us a little crazy... with our number 1 fan!

Our Sport Councillors 

Congratulations to our two new Sport Councillors from Year 5, Bryony and Charlie. They will be proudly representing our school at the WLSP Sport Council meetings. 

West Lancs Football

 Congratulations to Grace and Bryony who have successfully been selected to play football for West Lancs. We are very proud of you.  

2020 - 2021

 Sports Premium

The Sports Premium Funding is additional funding given to schools to ensure that all pupils receive high quality PE and out of hours school sport.  At TCP, we believe the strategies should impact on the children so that they develop skills and confidence as well as having a range of opportunities to enjoy sport and most importantly to be active and healthy both now and in the future.

 

To find out more about what we spent the Sports Premium on last year and what the impact was, as well as what we are spending the funding on this year, please see the document below:

2019-2020

During the 2019-20 academic year, the school was in lockdown due to the Coronavirus Pandemic.  Despite this, we still ran clubs and participated in events up to March 2020 and gained the Virtual School Games Award for our efforts in keeping children physically active remotely.

Extra-Curricular Provision

 

Children at TCP have had the opportunity to participate in the following extra-curricular sporting clubs during the Autumn term.

 

Autumn 1:

Netball

Girl's Football

UKS2 Football

 

Autumn 2:

Year 3 & 4 Indoor Athletics

Year 5 & 6 Basketball

Year 5 & 6 Yoga

Year 4 & 5 running 

Year 3 & 4 Ballroom dancing

 

Spring 1:

Year 1 & 2 Gymnastics

Year 1 & 2 Football

Year 4 & 5 running

Year 3 & 4 Gymnastics

 TASA Sports Hall Athletics 

18 pupils from Year 3 and 4 enjoyed participating in the TASA Sports Hall Athletics event at Burscough Sports Centre. 

The children all took part in track and field events including javelin, standing long jump, triple jump and lots of relay races.

The children all showed great determination and were thrilled with their bronze medals. 

Autumn Term 

School Games Award

To recognise our sporting achievements last year in gaining the School Games Gold award we were invited to a WLSP award presentation and lunch. Two Year 5 pupils went to receive our award. The award was presented to us by the current British Pole Vault Champion.

 Sports for Champions UK

We welcomed Paralympian rugby player Ayaz Bhuta to school. All the children took part in a sponsored fitness circuit for 'Sports for Champions'. Then we enjoyed an inspirational assembly led by Ayaz, where he told us about how he became a GB rugby player, impressed us with some of his skills and shared with us his resilience.

 Trip to Manchester City Womens FC

8 lucky Y6 girls and Mrs Marshall went to watch Manchester City Women play West Ham Women on Sunday 17th November. This was a trip organised by WLSP. They won 5 - 0 and we had a fantastic day. The children were able to get the opportunity to get a few autographs and selfies too. 

 TASA KS1 Sports Hall Athletics 

16 Year 1 and 2 pupils enjoyed an evening of Sports Hall Athletics at Tarleton Academy as part of TASA. They enjoyed team relay events including a sprint and an obstacle course, threw javelins, did a standing long jump and a speed bounce. Lots of fun was had by all and it was a great opportunity for the children to experience Athletics.

 Sports Leaders

Congratulations to our newly trained Sports Leaders. They will be organising and leading sporting activities every lunchtime, to help our children be as physically active as possible. 

 Strictly TCP

Year 3 and 4 pupils are enjoying the opportunity to learn Ballroom and Latin dancing as an extra curricular activity this half term. So far we have been learning steps for the Waltz and Cha Cha. 

We were very lucky to have 2 award winning dancers come and perform for us. Zara and Eden, aged 10 are Latin American and Ballroom dancers. They also helped us with our steps and answered our questions. 

At the end of our dance club we proudly danced for our parents and grandparents to show them the skills we have developed during this half term. We performed our Waltz and Cha Cha. 

 Basketball

Pupils in Year 5 and 6 are enjoying learning basketball skills in our after school club led by Mr Tuffs from WLSP, helped by 2 Youngleaders from Tarleton Academy. 

Curriculum Swimming 2020-21

Schools are required to publish information about outcomes in swimming for Year 6.  This is something that is paid for through the school's core budget and not Sport Premium Funding.  The following table reflects that a high proportion of pupils leave TCP able to swim and this is significantly above national figures:

Swimming Competencies

% Year 6 Pupils (51 pupils)

Swim Competently over 25m

 

95%

Use a range of strokes effectively

95%

Perform safe  self-rescue in different water-based situations

97%

All

95%