Welcome to Gateshead SSP

The Gateshead School Sport Partnership co-ordinate activites and facilitate collaboration amongst our schools, their clusters and key partners.

Our mission is to build an active and healthy future for all young people through the provision of high quality PE, school sport and physical activity. We will focus our attentions on clear outcomes for our children and young people.

We aim to realise the benifits of involvement in high quality PE and school sport for the young people of Gateshead in life as well as sport. This involvement will lead to many positive outcomes.

HEADLINE SPONSORSHIP - THE EDUCATION NETWORK

Gateshead School Sport Partnership have developed a strong partnership with The Education Network over a period of several years.  During this time they have shown commitment and passion in supporting a range of school sport opportunities across Gateshead inclusive of our Primary Athletics Festival, Annual School Sport Conference and School Sport Awards to name but a few.  To further enhance the offer for our Premium member schools they have agreed a range of direct benefits.

Should you wish to find out more about The Education Network then please visit their website; www.theeducationnetwork.co.uk

Direct contacts are available via the 'corporate partners' section of this webiste or you can contact a member of the GSSP central team to find out more.

Recent Partnership News

DfE Outline Formula for Allocating the Doubled Primary PE and Sport Premium

On 28th July 2017, the Department for Education (DfE) has announced some changes to the Primary PE & Sport Premium pages on the Gov.uk website to reflect recent ministerial decisions on the allocation formula for the doubled Primary PE & Sport Premium. The high level changes are that from September 2017: Schools with 16 or fewer eligible pupils receive £1000 per pupil; and Schools with 17 or more eligible pupils receive £16,000 and an additional payment of £10 per ...

Published: 27th September 2017

DfE Confirm the Doubling of the Primary PE and Sport Premium from September 2017

On 17th July 2017 the Department for Education confirmed that the Primary PE & Sport Premium will double from September 2017. The Secretary of State’s announcement on school funding, includes a section reconfirming the commitment to doubling the Primary PE & Sport Premium from September 2017. The DfE has made the following statement: “The DfE understands that schools are keen to know how much funding they will receive so that they can plan for the next academic year, and ...

Published: 27th September 2017

Primary PE and Sport Premium funding

Evidencing the Impact – Guidance & Template Maintained schools, including those that convert to academies, MUST publish, on their website by 4th April 2017, information about their use of the Primary PE and Sport Premium. Schools should publish the amount of premium received; a full breakdown of how it has been spent (or will be spent); what impact the school has seen on pupils’ PE and sport participation and attainment and how the improvements will be sustainable in the ...

Published: 26th September 2017

Original Primary PE and Sport Premium funding

Purpose, Vision, Objective, Accountability and Best Practice Purpose of funding: 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. Vision: All pupils leaving primary school physically literate and with the knowledge, skills and motivation necessary to equip them for a healthy lifestyle and lifelong participation in physical activity and sport. Objective: To achieve self-sustaining ...

Published: 26th September 2017

This Girl Can Publish Newly Updated Resources for Schools

Back in 2015, Sport England launched its This Girl Can campaign, which went viral. It dominated TV screens and billboards across England. Its images of real women and girls jiggling, wiggling and having fun generated headlines across the world. Two years on and this phenomenal campaign is back with a bang! This Girl Can reflects Sport England’s research which focuses on the fear of judgement that stops so many women and girls being active. From concerns over appearance, to conflicting ...

Published: 25th September 2017

Sport England launch new Children and Young People Survey

Sport England Launch ‘Active Lives: Children and Young People Survey’ A new survey to provide a detailed picture of the physical activity habits of children and young people in England has been launched by Sport England. This new survey reflects one of Sport England’s new ways of working following on from their Towards an Active Nation strategy. The Active Lives: Children and Young People survey will give anyone working with children aged 5-16 key insight to help ...

Published: 25th September 2017

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RT @afPE_PE: DfE Release Plans for the £100m Healthy Pupils Capital Fund...

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Looks like everyone had fun during the night line #shameaboutthestormsthough 🙈😂💦

20 Oct 2017
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Look like a great afternoon #sportchampions #teamgateshead #clusterprogramme

20 Oct 2017
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Challenges @LeadershipAcad1 with The best group going. Did really well at spiders web now hard as nails!

20 Oct 2017
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RT @LeadershipAcad1: Big thank you to @impackpa for providing the kit for this year's Academy #GLA

19 Oct 2017
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RT @LeadershipAcad1: Ladies and Gentleman....I give you the Gateshead Leadership Academy 2017........#GLA

19 Oct 2017
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RT @LeadershipAcad1: Arrived at @gibsidestableNT and getting ready for the arrival of the 2017 Gateshead Leadership Academy #GLA https://t.…

19 Oct 2017
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RT @llobpe: Well done to everyone who competed in the LLOB sports hall athletics event. Special thanks to @GatesheadSSP for organising anot…

19 Oct 2017
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RT @YourSchoolGames: We are delighted to announce the launch of the highly anticipated Active School Planner! Start with the full story: ht…

19 Oct 2017
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RT @LeadershipAcad1: Welcoming pupils from @CardinalHumeCS @josephswansport @llobpe @ThorpAcademy & @WhickhamSchool to the #GLA Launch tomo…

18 Oct 2017