Welcome to Gateshead SSP
The Gateshead School Sport Partnership co-ordinate activites and facilitate collaboration amongst our schools, their clusters and key partners.
Our mission is to build an active and healthy future for all young people through the provision of high quality PE, school sport and physical activity. We will focus our attentions on clear outcomes for our children and young people.
We aim to realise the benifits of involvement in high quality PE and school sport for the young people of Gateshead in life as well as sport. This involvement will lead to many positive outcomes.
HEADLINE SPONSORSHIP - THE EDUCATION NETWORK
Gateshead School Sport Partnership have developed a strong partnership with The Education Network over a period of several years. During this time they have shown commitment and passion in supporting a range of school sport opportunities across Gateshead inclusive of our Primary Athletics Festival, Annual School Sport Conference and School Sport Awards to name but a few. To further enhance the offer for our Premium member schools they have agreed a range of direct benefits.
Should you wish to find out more about The Education Network then please visit their website; www.theeducationnetwork.co.uk
Direct contacts are available via the 'corporate partners' section of this webiste or you can contact a member of the GSSP central team to find out more.
Recent Partnership News
Forty eight Gateshead primary schools have registered to take part in our mass fun run on Friday May 26, the last day of school before the half-term break. 4,500 children between the ages of 5 and 11 will descend upon Saltwell Park to take part in the intu Metrocentre Gateshead Fun Run, ...
Published: 9th May 2017
The Government has recently (20.01.2017) published updated guidance on the childhood obesity plan. Click HERE to view the updated guidance which includes information on the ‘soft drinks industry levy’ (AKA sugar tax) and a commitment to doubling the Primary PE and Sport Premium and putting a further £10 million a year into school healthy breakfast clubs to give more children a healthier start to their ...
Published: 31st January 2017
We at the Gateshead SSP wish to employ 2 new Multi-Sport Coaches to join our well established and successful School Sport Coaching Team. For further details and for online application, please click here! If you have any additional questions, please contact ...
Published: 15th December 2016
An All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on a Fit and Healthy Childhood has today released a new report which it has hailed as ‘the most comprehensive blueprint for PE for a generation.’ The APPG report, which includes contributions from the Youth Sport Trust, aims to ...
Published: 21st October 2016
Funding for the PE and sport premium Most schools with primary-age pupils receive the PE and sport premium in the academic year 2016 to 2017. Schools receive this funding based on the number of pupils in years 1 to 6. In cases where schools don’t follow year groups (for example, in ...
Published: 20th October 2016
CALENDAR OF EVENTS (2016-17) Please use the links provided below to download a copy of this year's (2016-17) Gateshead School Sport Partnership Calendar of Events To download a copy of the calendar for PRIMARY SCHOOLS please click here. To download a copy of the calendar for SECONDARY SCHOOLS ...
Published: 6th September 2016
RT @WhickhamCC: Today we host the @GatesheadSSP Y6 Kwik Cricket competition. 240 children from local primary schools will attend. 🏏 #cricke…
4 days to go until @intuMetrocentre Gateshead Fun Run 2017. We hope you're all as excited as us!! #GFR17 #saltwellpark 🏃🏽♀️🏃🏽
RT @DurhamCricBoard: Well done to Wardley Primary School winners of today's @GatesheadSSP Y6 Kwik Cricket festival @FellingCC 🏏 https://t.c…
RT @whickhamstmarys: #respect being shown by the winners and runners up of the NLTU11's cup after a hard fought final at Wembley! @Gateshea…
RT @intuMetrocentre: We can't wait until next week! #GFR17 👟🏃🏻🏃🏼♀️ https://t.co/JfUYPSj2Xb
Training our Apprentices today to tutor School Sport Champions in the @heworthgrange cluster @BQPrimary @OffWhiteMere @UCPrimary #leadership
This picture will look slightly different a week tomorrow when 4,500 children descend on Saltwell Park #GFR17… https://t.co/Rq91liBi73
Look who we spotted while walking the course #GFR17 @intuMetrocentre #1weektogo https://t.co/kXm782LKw3
We're at Saltwell Park for a pre-event course walk ahead of next weeks @intuMetrocentre Gateshead Fun Run #GFR17