Maritime Academy Trust

Maritime is a charitable education trust with schools across London and the South East.

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sports premium

At Barnsole we use our funding guidance to ensure that the Sports Premium is used to have the maximum impact for our children.


  • To ensure we promote and support the importance of a healthy lifestyle and place particular emphasis on the wellbeing of our pupils and how sport and activity impacts positively on all aspects of school life.
  • To provide opportunities to allow pupils to broaden their PE experience both during curriculum and extra curriculum time.
  • To identify and develop those pupils who show specific aptitude for individual sports.
  • The establishment of pupil self-esteem through the development of physical confidence.
  • The targeted and strategic use of the Sports Premium Funding will support us in achieving our vision.


  • To increase high quality PE teaching and learning throughout the school through CPD and team teaching/coaching
  • Evaluate different schemes of work and purchase ones that best suit the need of children at Barnsole
  • PE subject leader to develop new ideas for PE/sport and physical activity
  • Expand the range of after-school clubs available to children
  • Offer subsidised after-school club places to all children and free places to identified groups
  • Increase physical activity at lunchtime
  • Audit PE equipment for both PE/Sport and physical activities in the school buildings and playground
  • Competitive sport characterised by focusing on achieving one’s best not being the best 

Swimming Proficiency at the end of Year 6 2023

Meeting national curriculum requirements for swimming and water safety 

What percentage of our current Year 6 cohort swim competently, confidently and proficiently over a distance of at least 25 metres?                  


What percentage of our current Year 6 cohort use a range of strokes effectively [for example, front crawl, backstroke and breaststroke]?        


What percentage of our current Year 6 cohort perform safe self-rescue in different water-based situations?         


PE Sports Premium Statement 2022-2023

PE Sports Premium Statement 2023-2024