The central point of contact for schools providing up to date advice, guidance and support around Physical Activity, PE and Sport enabling schools to ensure high quality PE, provide 30 minutes a day of Physical Activity, develop an ethos and culture around Physical Activity and accountability for the PE and Sport Premium.
Improved levels of health and well-being for pupils through increasing physical activity are shown to have a positive impact on academic achievement, cognitive functioning, behaviour, concentration, self esteem and attendance.
Through Active Schools Leeds you can receive specialist advisory support, increase participation of pupils in physical activity through attendance at local and city level events, festivals and competitions, access high quality professional development opportunities for all staff, engage in innovation projects at the cutting edge of best practice for free or at a reduced rate, receive membership of national organisations such as the Youth Sport Trust, regular Bulletins sharing the latest information and relevant, useful resources. Networking and Briefing opportunities for Head Teachers, Senior Leaders and Subject Leaders are also provided as is reduced rate access to the Outdoor Equipment Store.
We work with a large range of local, regional and national partners to provide opportunities for all schools and all pupils.
For further information and details please click on the ' detailed information link on the right hand side of this page.