The recent joint programme with London Sport has seen a significant landmark in the Active Movement programme. Working with nurseries, children’s centres, primary and secondary schools in Worcestershire, Berkshire, Suffolk and across London has seen the programme reach over 10000 children of all ages. This is an important moment not only because of the numbers […]
The first three of five schools launched their Active Movement programme this week as part of the joint campaign alongside London Sport. Haimo Primary School in Greenwich, Queensbridge Primary in Hackney and Sir Francis Drake Primary in Lewisham completed their teacher training session and all three have become Active Movement schools. The link with London […]
Active Movement has truly come to Slough after a special PR day to launch the programme amongst the participating schools across the borough. Children and teachers from primary schools Montem Academy and Wexham Court were joined by Chalvey Grove Children’s Centre at a special press event held at another Active Movement school, Eden Girls. All […]
Two primary schools (All Saints CEVAP and Pot Kiln Primary) plus secondary school Newmarket Academy are completing their third term of the programme with an upweighted schedule of movements and messaging. From now until Christmas, all three schools will follow a schedule of Active Movement events along with more daily activity in the classroom and […]
Active Movement has got underway in three Primary schools in Slough. Castleview Primary, Montem Academy and Wexham Court Primary School were set up last week and have immediately started their Active Movement programme. Teachers were trained and children briefed in readiness with each school being transformed into an Active Movement environment to educate and inspire […]
Our thanks go to West Berkshire Council and Get Berkshire Active in creating funds for a test in Calcot in West Reading.
Active Movement is excited to be working with Suffolk County Council across three schools in the county as a precursor to a wider remit.
Active Movement was delighted to be invited by June to introduce the programme at one of her LEYF nurseries near Newbury Park in Essex. The programme began as of November with staff training taking place a few days before.
The borough of Haringey represents a new challenge for active movement with one of the most diverse populations across ethnicity, deprivation and educational ability. So when active movement had the chance to work with Debbie Arrigon from Haringey public health to introduce the concept to a local primary school, it was too good an opportunity to miss.
From January 2016, two schools undertook the first active movement pilot to involve a number of schools in a single town. In partnership with West Berkshire Council and Get Berkshire Active, Park House School (the first national secondary school ever to take part) and The Winchcombe Reception and Primary school were introduced to the active movement for the Spring and Summer term.