Sporting Provision

Children at Derwent Vale have the opportunity to be involved in inter and intra school competitions within
football, cricket, netball, dodgeball, athletics and many more sports.

Derwent Vale are unique as they organise and hold the small schools gala for Workington consortium schools.

Curriculum Details

At Derwent Vale we follow the Suffolk P.E. Scheme, teaching Athletics Activities, Dance,
Games Skills, Gymnastics, Outdoor & Adventurous Activities and Swimming.

Sports Funding

Sports Grant 2018-2019

Derwent Vale use funding to enhance provision eg:

  • Sports team transport

  • Resources

  • Specialist coaching

  • Swimming

  • Competitions calendar - Allerdale and St Joseph's



Please click below to view our Sporting Spirit Values



The role of a Youth Sports Leader is to:
help organise and put away equipment at break and lunch times,
help all other children in the playground with games and activities,
check sports equipment for faults with lunch time supervisors
and to voice the thoughts and ideas from pupils throughout the school
with regards to PE and Sport within school.

As well as the Youth Sports Leaders, each class have children who lead warm-ups and cool-downs in PE.

Also, the Year 5/6 class help with the organisation of sports day and any other sporting events.





Autumn 2018
Sport Day Year Groups Time Where Who
Spring 2019
Sport Day Year Groups Time Where Who