St. Mary & St. Michaels Catholic Primary School was awarded the Sainsbury’s School Games Gold Award for its performance in the 2014-15 academic year, as recognition of their commitment to and development of competition, school sport and physical education.

All Tower Hamlets schools undergo a thorough process to establish their PE and sport priorities for the year. That process is outlined in the attached document.

St Mary & St Michael Catholic Primary School agreed the following priorities with the Tower Hamlets Youth Sport Foundation for the 2014/15 academic year:

Increase participation in DanceEstablish link with Dance company
Promote external clubs
Develop dance schemes for work
Deliver Dance busy kids club
Increase competitionsDevelop links between schoold to organize additional competition to THYSF
House competitions within school

Achieve Sainsbury School Games KitemarkComplete online blog of competitions
Monitor participation in extra-curriculum clubs
Collect evidence

Further to this, the school has also seen the following successes, all supported by the investment of Government Primary PE and Sport Premium funding: