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10/07/20

To the brilliant team (staff, volunteers, children and students) across our schools and trust: “thank you” to you all for your hard work and support this week. Please enjoy your well-deserved weekend😊

10/07/20

Retweeted From Fiona Jarman

Sharing this child-friendly and child-centred description of the triune brain model from the Trauma Recovery Centre. Perfect to use with KS2 children as part of your re-engagement / reconnecting curriculum. https://t.co/wUOcRLYBwn

07/07/20

Retweeted From GLF Schools’ Careers

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07/07/20

Retweeted From GLF Schools’ Careers

It’s the weekend! Why not browse through the amazing jobs we have available within the Trust. Are you looking for term time only opportunities? Are you a finance professional? Would you like to start an Apprenticeship? Click below for more details https://t.co/fk4SLQrD3i

07/07/20

Brilliant to hear them on yesterday morning too! https://t.co/5GmlvuSPjE

07/07/20

Retweeted From Mrs L

Thanks to for the past two evenings of CPD with ’s session on the pedagogy of teaching Maths last night and Julie Sherrington’s session on the pedagogy of teaching English tonight. I look forward to the Science webinar next week 👩🏼‍🏫

07/07/20

Love this 🦒 https://t.co/n5J7UYFKbE

07/07/20

Retweeted From Kate Mole

Headteachers. The guidance that I spoke about on Friday has been released today. https://t.co/oH8FbTx6aP

07/07/20

Retweeted From Esther Brooks

Loving the maths faculty display boards - every problem has a solution! https://t.co/p6iMSCbt50

07/07/20

Retweeted From David Keyte

The support you can receive working for a large academy is just excellent. I am sure there are exceptions but working for has been an absolute pleasure so far.

27/06/20

Retweeted From Early Years Crazy

Amazing opportunity to work in at a GLF nursery https://t.co/dxOfeVaaqO

26/06/20

Today would’ve been our annual staff training and celebration day. A shame that it wasn’t able to go ahead. Thanks to all our staff across our schools and trust - for everything.

26/06/20

Today is the official leaving day for all Year 13 students. So to those of you here from & we wish you the very best as you leave school and look to your future in employment or university. We’re of you. Please keep in touch.

26/06/20

Today is the official leaving day for all Year 11 students. So to those of you here from & we wish you the very best. It wasn’t how we expected the year to end but we’re of all that you’ve achieved.

23/06/20

Retweeted From Cuddington Croft

5️⃣ Last week, Year 5’s fun challenge was to make giant bubbles! They had lots of fun! https://t.co/TkT7BNh48m

23/06/20

Retweeted From Aureus School

We have created a new video for our rising Year 7's this week, we hope you enjoy this Who's Who https://t.co/QEo1hESXnI

23/06/20

Retweeted From Cuddington Croft

2️⃣ Year 1 have been thanking their parents for being amazing and patient teachers at home! https://t.co/hn1lG9AzsD

23/06/20

Retweeted From The Beacon School

We look forward to seeing year 11 students at our virtual Sixth Form Transition Day tomorrow. Don't forget you need to use your school email address to access the Google Meet links! Please direct any queries to sixthform.co.uk.

23/06/20

Retweeted From Marden Lodge

Reception have been collectively sharing their experiences of lockdown https://t.co/Jt2n9zMnzI

Sports Premium

What is the PE and Sports Grant?

The Education Funding Agency is providing additional funding to each school to improve provision of physical education (PE) and sport in primary schools.  This funding - provided jointly by the Departments for Education, Health and Culture, Media and Sport - will be allocated to primary schools.  This funding is ring-fenced and therefore can only be spent on provision of PE and sport in schools.

Schools must spend the additional funding on improving their provision of PE and sport, but they will have the freedom to choose how they do this.  Possible uses for the funding might include:

  • Hiring specialist PE teachers or qualified sports coaches to work with primary teachers to improve their teaching of PE
  • Supporting and engaging the least active children through our new Aiming High club
  • Paying for professional development opportunities for teachers in PE and sport
  • Providing cover to release primary teachers for professional development in PE and sport
  • Providing places for pupils on after school sports clubs and holiday clubs

PE and Sports Premium at Pine Ridge & Lorraine Schools

Funding for schools is calculated by reference to the number of primary-aged pupils (between the ages of 5 and 11), as recorded in the annual schools census.

For this academic year Pine Ridge & Lorraine Schools will receive £32,930.

 

Physical education, physical activity and sport have been shown to impact positively on the extent to which young people feel connected to their school; the aspirations of young people; the extent to which positive social behaviours exist within school; and the development of leadership and citizenship skills.

 

(Stead & Neville 2010)

More physically fit children have improved brain function, higher academic achievement scores and superior cognitive performance than less fit children.

 

(Chaddock 2012)

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