Mather Street, Failsworth, Manchester M35 0DT


Sports Premium




During the academic year 2019-2020 Mather Street Primary School was awarded an additional £17,700 to improve sport and physical activity in our school.






Oldham Sports Development Service.



Various Suppliers






All KS2 pupils

Pupils have benefitted from high quality PE/Games provision from trained staff. School staff have also been skilled up as they work alongside specialist staff.

A number of sports clubs have taken place allowing pupils to take part and learn/develop or consolidate skills. 

Yew Tree Mini Bus



KS2 pupils on selected teams

The school has been able to participate and compete against other local schools in a range of sporting events.

Various Suppliers


All Pupils

The school has purchased new kit for the children to wear when teams compete at local competitions.

New equipment has been purchased so that staff can teach aspects of sport that they were supported in teaching last year via the Oldham SDS but are now teaching independently.

Playground Markings



All Pupils

The playgrounds have had a number of thermoplastic markings put on to encourage activity during playtimes and lunchtimes.


 24 out of 26 Year 6 children can swim 25 metres