Alcester Street


Yew Tree Community School

Federated with Mather Street Primary School (My Schools Together) - Making things better

Extra Curriculum Activities

School Swimming:

 Current number of pupils in  Year 6: 90



Meeting national curriculum requirements for swimming and water safety



Please complete all of the below:


What percentage of your current Year 6 cohort swim competently, confidently and proficiently over a distance of at least 25 metres?

N.B. Even though your children may swim in another year please report on their attainment on leaving primary school.




76/90       84%


What percentage of your current Year 6 cohort use a range of strokes effectively (for example, front crawl, backstroke and breaststroke)?





74/90      82%


What percentage of your current Year 6 cohort perform safe self-rescue in different water-based situations?




74/90     82%


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?






Dragons - Martial Arts:

‘Little Dragons Martial Arts Programme  is  effectively used as a vehicle to learn about other Cultures, Tolerance and British Values.” The after school club is offered to KS1 & KS2.  For more information and testimonials visit the DRAGONS web page.