PE without a stretch

The long-awaited Healthy Schools Rating has landed, but the question is ‘how and why should schools capitalise on it when budgets and capacity are tight?’ MSP has been working to unlock the power of sport and physical activity for over 20 years and its strategic lead for children and young people,

The POWER of physical activity

Keeping the kids busy over the summer holidays is often a major stress for parents, and now summer is over, it is easy to take your eye off the ball! However, the benefits of keeping the kids physically active cannot be underestimated. Benefits which can improve almost every aspect of health;

Inspiring school children to achieve their best

A sport organisation has partnered with over 70 local schools to teach children about achieving their personal best. LSSP is a not-for-profit Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO) that is dedicated to providing all children and young people with the best possible PE, school sport and physical activity experiences. The My Personal Best programme,

On your marks, get set, go!

Students and staff at St Margaret’s Academy are limbering up for the Liverpool Half Marathon this month, in aid of a local charity. The Aigburth-based school has taken part in the annual event over the past five years, both competing and volunteering. Each year, the academy raises money for worthwhile local causes

Gallery: Young sports stars shine at Knowsley athletics event

Primary schools across Knowsley took part in a thrilling day of athletics at an event organised by Knowsley Schools Sports Partnership. Browse our gallery (click to enlarge) Youngsters from Year 5 and 6 took part in the sporting event held at Kirkby High School. Participating schools included St Marks (Halewood), St Aloysius, St Gabriels, Halewood