Sports Funding 

Higher Lane is committed to provide wide and varied opportunities in PE and Sport in order that 100% of our children can participate in a competitive event.

The PE & School Sports Grant is an allocation of additional funding provided to schools to improve PE & Sport participation and ensure that all pupils develop healthy lifestyles.

Please click here for our 2019 -2020 sports funding report.

Swimming data:

92% of your current Y6 cohort can swim 25m.

90% of your current Y6 cohort can swim a range of stroke efficiently and effectively.

90% of your Current Y6 cohort can perform safe self rescue in different water based situations.


Please click here for our 2018 - 2019 sports funding report.

By the end of the school year 60/65 pupils could swim 25m which is 92% of the year group.  


Please click here for our 2017 - 2018 sports funding report. 

Change for Life

In addition to providing opportunities for PE and sport in school we also encourage participation of activities outside of school.  Please visit for more information about activities in our area.


Click on the link to find out about the physical activity guidelines for children and young people from the NHS.