Sport in School


 

 

We are part of the West Lancashire School Sport Partnership who provide qualified coaches to deliver our P.E lessons and provid extra-curricular clubs. The WLSSP also provide a competitive school sports programme throughout the year.  These range from activities such as orienteering, athletics and tennis to Able, Gifted and Talented events and Festival of Sports Events.

Click on the picture below to find out all they have to offer.

In our funding section you will find details of our funding allocation and how this is spent.

West Lancs Sports Schools Partnership Curriculum Timetable

Term Sport
Autumn 1 Invasion Games
Autumn 2 Striking and Fielding
Spring 1 Athletics
Spring 2 Gymnastics
Summer 1 Dance
Summer 2 Target Games

As well as the above PE sessions, all children in school, from reception to year 6, will be having weekly swimming lessons from February - July 2018.  These sessions will be taught by WLSSP coaches and will be delivered at Nye Bevan pool in Skelmersdale.

In addition, school has offered the following sporting and well-being opportunities.

Wellbeing and healthy living - A 12 week course that covers the following themes: 

  • Getting Active
  • Healthy Eating 
  • Healthy Heart
  • Mental Health 
  • Oral Health 
  • Be Weight Wise
  • Sun Awareness

12 weeks Les Mills BORN TO MOVE classes are jam-packed with smiles, laughter, singing and fun. Each class teaches age-appropriate motor skills that improve agility, balance, coordination, endurance, flexibility and speed.

Relax Kids - two full days of strategies of how to keep calm and reduce anxiety and be happy.

Yoga for Children - 1/2 term of the children being taught basic Yoga moves and Mindfulness techniques.

Circuit training for children - A qualified Physical Trainer has provided sessions to improve fitness and understanding of the benefits of a healthy body and mind.

  

We are also part of a local cluster of 9 schools. Within this cluster we have a well-establish sporting calendar where we compete against each school in different events throughout the year.