Active schools - why does it matter?
Active children do better in every possible way. Physical activity can increase attendance rates and levels of concentration, helping young people to perform and behave better.
Broxtowe Active Schools provides opportunity for all young people to have fun, be healthy, be active, and to achieve their personal best.
We delivert the School Games programme across the district, as well as coornidanting additional programmes and services; details of which can be found by exploring the links below, or contacting us for further information.
All primary schools in Broxtowe currently receive premium funding which must be used to make additional and sustainable improvements to the quality of PE and sport on offer. All services provided by Broxtowe Active Schools can be funded through the premium. The following offers have been developed in consultation with local head teachers, PE subject leaders, and sport specialists.
All schools in Broxtowe currently recveive access to the free School Games Programme, which is funded my the DCMS and Sport England, and currently agreed until March 2021. Schools are also able to access additional services provided by Broxtowe Active Schools, with details available here.