Address:
Maidstone Road
St. Mary’s Platt
Nr Sevenoaks
Kent
TN15 8JY
Telephone:
01732 882596
Email:
office@platt.kent.sch.uk
School Secretaries:
Allison Stephenson and Jackie Hallett
Headteacher: Hannah Walters
headteacher@platt.kent.sch.uk
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Swimming

 
 
Year 3 and 4 pupils attend swimming lessons at Larkfield swimming pool.
 
Please find the most up to date information about the swimming abilities of our Year 6 pupils:
 
 

Meeting national curriculum requirements for swimming and water safety

Please complete all of the below:

What percentage of your Year 6 pupils could swim competently, confidently and proficiently over a distance of at least 25 metres when they left your primary school at the end of last academic year?

73%

What percentage of your Year 6 pupils could use a range of strokes effectively [for example, front crawl, backstroke and breaststroke] when they left your primary school at the end of last academic year?

64%

What percentage of your Year 6 pupils could perform safe self-rescue in different water-based situations when they left your primary school at the end of last academic year?

55%

Schools can choose to use the Primary PE and Sport Premium to provide additional provision for swimming but this must be for activity over and above the national curriculum requirements. Have you used it in this way? 

No

This is being considered for this year.

 
 

Year 5 Pupils:

Meeting national curriculum requirements for swimming and water safety

Please complete all of the below:

What percentage of your Year 5 pupils can swim competently, confidently and proficiently over a distance of at least 25 metres?

84%

What percentage of your Year 5 pupils can use a range of strokes effectively [for example, front crawl, backstroke and breaststroke]?

72%

What percentage of your Year 5 pupils can perform safe self-rescue in different water-based situations?

44%

Schools can choose to use the Primary PE and Sport Premium to provide additional provision for swimming but this must be for activity over and above the national curriculum requirements. Have you used it in this way?

No

This is being considered for this year.