Swimming Assessment

At Plantation Primary, our children take part in swimming lessons from Y2 to Y6. These occur over a half term per year group at Halewood Leisure Centre.

Below is a table showing the achievement of our Y6 children at the end of 2017-18:

 

Number of children

Percentage of year group

How many pupils in Y6 can swim 25 metres confidently?

48

59%

How many pupils can use a range of strokes effectively over 5m?

57

70%

How many pupils can perform safe self-rescue in different situations?

70

86%

 

In the 2018-19 academic year, we have delivered extra swimming lessons for those children not meeting the expected guidelines set by the government. The table below shows the achievements of our children before and after the extra swimming lessons:

 

  Number of children before extra swimming lessons Percentage of year group before extra swimming lessons Number of children after extra swimming lessons Percentage of year group after extra swimming lessons
How many pupils in Y6 can swim 25 metres confidently? 43 59% 53 73%
How many pupils can use a range of strokes effectively over 5m? 61 84% 67 92%
How many pupils can perform safe self-rescue in different situations? 59 81% 68 93%

 

Contact the School

Plantation Primary and Nursery School

Hollies Road,
Halewood,
Knowsley,
L26 0TH

Main Contact: Initial enquiries can be made to the School Office

Tel: 0151 487 5678
plantation@knowsley.gov.uk

SEN Contact: Mrs E Dundon

SEN Email: plantation@knowsley.gov.uk