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Port Vale Foundation Trust (Founded 2015) is delighted to officially announce that the charitable arm of Port Vale FC have been successfully granted funding from the Premier League to deliver PL Primary Stars in the STG area of the city. The PL Primary Stars programme aims to use the appeal of football and sport to connect with and inspire, we have committed to extending our Premier League schools offer to every primary school in England and Wales.

The programme will aim to develop skills and ambition both on and off the sports field with resources for girls and boys aged 5-11 years old. Building on the great work already delivered by clubs, we are working with experts in different fields to design resources to get children learning and active. More information can be found at

The delivery will be to provide support in PE lessons for all year groups (aged 5-11 years) while supporting and offering in lesson CPD to teachers around PE delivery. The programme will also offer a range of cross curricular activities to ensure a greater impact on children and the school

Our offer includes:

  • 10 weeks of high quality PE lesson provision. Up to 5 lessons per week
  • National Curriculum linked, Cross Curricular
  • Sports including: Football, Multi Skills, Striking and Fielding, Handball, Athletics and Dance
  • Teacher Support Programme
  • In built into PE provision
  • Task work including observations, co-coaching etc
  • Individual learning plan for each teacher


  • Classroom Presence

PVFC staff in a lesson each week to add support

Access to football and Premier League based resources


  • Targeted Intervention programme. Chose from one of the following as an extra session:
  • Health Programme -Behaviour interventions –Reading  -Girls Only  -Attendance
  • 1 whole School Assembly: Based on topics including Behaviour, Ambition, Attendance, Inspiration and Health, featuring a player appearance.


  • All PL Primary Stars core schools will be invited to 1 PL School exclusive competition
  • All PL Primary Star core schools will be invited to 1 PL School exclusive closed Collapsed Curriculum day based at Port Vale.



  • Free access to PL Primary Stars website
  • Chance to win equipment and a PL trophy visit for your school
  • Partner School status (check partner school package tab for more info)
  • Merchandise and Player Visits

For more information or to book your 10 week slot please contact:

Kev Sanders

Development Manager

01782 757066

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