Active Schools


Active Devon is committed to providing opportunities for young people to take part in PE, Daily Physical Activity and School Sport as part of our mission to get 'Everyone in Devon active for life'. 

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Through delivering and supporting a variety of programmes that promote sport and physical activity for young people, Active Devon aims to increase the number of children accessing PE & School Sport. You can access further information regarding these programmes by clicking on the links to the left, on in the summary paragraphs below...

Active Devon is working with local partnerships and networks to support investment via the national PRIMARY SCHOOL SPORT PREMIUM. CLICK HERE to access information, advice and guidance for networks, partnerships, schools, community clubs and coaches.

The national SCHOOL GAMES programme is a unique opportunity to inspire millions of young people to take part in competitive school sport. CLICK HERE to find out more about the programme in Devon and how your school can enter and get involved.

Through schools linking with local organisations, clubs and coaches, young people are able to take part in sport both in school and the community. CLICK HERE to find out how Active Devon can support young people to transition from school to community sport through programmes including SPORTIVATE, SATELLITE CLUBS and find out about local clubs near you!

British Gas ASA Learn to Swim Framework Mini Polo
This CPD is part of the South West Swim School Day. Teachers, co-ordinators and those responsible for swimming are welcome to attend
Content of the day will include:
• Increasing quality and revenue in lessons
• Using technology,
• Preventing blockages in stages through rudimentary skill and stoke development

Click here to download PDF

Exeter City Football Club School Sports
Exeter City Football in the Community's (FITC) team of coaches 
work alongside teachers 
and teaching assistants to create an environment that will be learning for all, in order to enhance 
the 
delivery of PE and school sport. FITC tailor a 
range of packages to each
school’s specific needs.
Sports that we deliver in schools include:
  • football
  • tennis,
  • netball,
  • dodgeball,
  • Futsal,
  • handball,
  • multiskills,
  • FUNdamentals (for KS1 children),
  • basketball,
  • tag rugby,
  • cricket
  • athletics.
For further information click HERE