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Rockmount Primary School

All Can Achieve

P.E.

Rockmount Primary has achieved the GOLD Schools Games Mark

 

The School Games Mark is a Government led awards scheme launched in 2012 to reward schools for their commitment to the development of competition across their school and into the community. Schools in England are able to assess themselves across bronze, silver and gold levels of the Mark. To achieve the GOLD LEVEL, our school has met all of the prerequisites, as well as the following:

 

Participation

·         provide all students with two hours of physical education per week (within the curriculum only); and have extra curriculum provision in addition to this

·         engage at least 50% of students in extracurricular sporting activity every week

 

The provision of support for talented young sports people

·         offer talented young sports people specific support to help them to develop their sporting potential

 

Competition

·       use the School Games formats to provide the opportunity for both boys and girls to take part in the appropriate level of competition

·         use the School Games formats to provide the opportunity through inter-school competition (Level 2) for both boys and girls to take part in ‘B’ and ‘C’ -team standard competition

·         promote the School Games to parents and the local community once a fortnight, this can include through social media

·         regularly feature match reports and competition results on the school website and in the local press

 

Workforce

·         every young person is provided the opportunity to ‘learn to lead’ through curriculum PE

·         engage at least 15% of students in leading, managing and officiating School Games activity

·         have a School Sport Organising Committee or Crew in place

·         utilise sports coaches to support school sport

·         train wider school staff to support school sport

 

Clubs

·         have active links with at least six local sports clubs

Watch this clip to find out what happened when Match of the Day visited.

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