Tags: schools

NEW ONLINE RESOURCES LAUNCHED TO BOOST CHILDREN’S PHYSICAL ACTIVITY IN SCHOOLS

NEW ONLINE RESOURCES LAUNCHED TO BOOST CHILDREN’S PHYSICAL ACTIVITY IN SCHOOLS

Posted: Wed, 23 Sep 2020 14:00

NEW ONLINE RESOURCES LAUNCHED TO BOOST CHILDREN'S PHYSICAL ACTIVITY IN SCHOOLS

  • Free online resources launched for schools to mark National Fitness Day
  • Exclusive content to inspire children to get active... Read More »

Tags: Active Kids 4 All, Activity, education, physical activity, schools

PE and School Sport Premium Extended for the academic year 2020/2021

PE and School Sport Premium Extended for the academic year 2020/2021

Posted: Sun, 05 Jul 2020 06:28

PE and School Sport Premium Extension

Today the Department for Education announced the extension for the PE and School Sport Premium funding for the academic year 2020/2021.

The School Sport and Activity... Read More »

Tags: Activity, education, schools

Local Children Benefit from North Yorkshire Sport Wellbeing Programme  this Children’s Mental Health Week

Local Children Benefit from North Yorkshire Sport Wellbeing Programme this Children’s Mental Health Week

Posted: Mon, 03 Feb 2020 10:44

Local young people aged 13-16 have shown increased resilience and improved social and emotional wellbeing after taking part in the Achieve programme delivered by North Yorkshire Sport. The news comes as... Read More »

Tags: Achieve, Children's Mental Health Week, News, Scarborough, Schools, Selby, Whitby, York

School Sport Action Plan Released

School Sport Action Plan Released

Posted: Tue, 16 Jul 2019 09:51

The Department for Education, Department for Culture Media and Sport and Department for Health and Social Care yesterday launched the new school sport action plan.

The plan outlines the government vision... Read More »

Tags: Competition, News, School Games, School Sport, Schools, Sport England, Volunteering

Healthy Schools Award Scheme Launched

Healthy Schools Award Scheme Launched

Posted: Wed, 03 Jul 2019 10:37

More than 100 pupils met up at RHS Harlow Carr in Harrogate on 1 July to celebrate the launch of an award scheme designed to help them play a part in making their school a healthier place to be.

The pupils... Read More »

Tags: Awards, News, School Sport, Schools

Winners decided at School Games event in York

Winners decided at School Games event in York

Posted: Tue, 09 Apr 2019 17:56

Today saw Queen Margaret's School near York play host to a mini multi-sport School Games event, featuring four simultaneous county wide finales.

The Change4Life Festival is a fun multi-activity day aimed... Read More »

Tags: News, School Sport, Schools

Sport England’s latest analysis uncovers five key findings about children and young people's motivations towards getting active

Sport England’s latest analysis uncovers five key findings about children and young people's motivations towards getting active

Posted: Thu, 21 Mar 2019 09:41

Enjoyment is the single biggest factor in motivating children to be active, new analysis from Sport England's Active Lives Children and Young People Survey has revealed.

More than 130,000 children and young... Read More »

Tags: Clubs, News, School Games, School Sport, Schools, Sport England, Volunteering

The Sportshall Athletics Champions are Crowned

The Sportshall Athletics Champions are Crowned

Posted: Thu, 07 Mar 2019 12:57

Yesterday saw schools from all over the county battle for the title of the North Yorkshire School Games Sportshall Athletics champions at Energise Leisure Centre in York.

The action packed year 5 and 6... Read More »

Tags: News, School Games, School Sport, Schools

Ofsted's Chief Inspector discussed the new education inspection framework and what it means for physical education and sport.

Ofsted's Chief Inspector discussed the new education inspection framework and what it means for physical education and sport.

Posted: Tue, 05 Mar 2019 09:39

Last week Amanda Spielman delivered a key note speech about the new Ofsted framework at the Youth Sport Trust Conference.

Below are some of the key things she mentioned:

We propose a new quality of education... Read More »

Tags: News, School Sport, Schools

Landmark report reveals children’s activity levels for the first time

Landmark report reveals children’s activity levels for the first time

Posted: Thu, 06 Dec 2018 12:30

New research published by Sport England today, carried out independently by Ipsos MORI, reveals the scale of the challenge to help the nation's children be more active, and the benefits that sport and... Read More »

Tags: Clubs, Insight, News, School Games, School Sport, Schools