Active Primary School Award

Friday, 7 Sep 2018


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This award recognises a primary school in Berkshire which successfully creates an active culture for its students and/or staff. The criteria for this award are:


  • Inclusive approach to sport and physical activity, ensuring that all pupils, regardless of level of ability get the opportunity to be active on a regular basis
  • Offers a broad range of activities for pupils to try, giving them the opportunity to try and choose different things
  • Providing a range of inclusive activities beyond the curriculum
  • Making link with community groups and clubs in order to encourage participation beyond school
  • Encouraging active travel to and from school
  • Having a commitment to staff training so teachers and other staff are confident and knowledgeable in teaching PE or other physical activities
  • Utilised the school environment to keep pupils active throughout the day
  • Innovative approach to increasing activity levels in students
  • Uses sport and physical activity as a tool for whole school improvement
  • *The awards panel will shortlist the three strongest candidates, and it will then go to a public vote to decide the winner


Source: Get Berkshire Active