Schools In Action

YST Schools in Action
Our Schools in Action open days will provide the opportunity for networking and learning from peers. This is a great way to share not only best practice but also excellence. Find all the upcoming dates, topics and venues here.

During a Schools in Action open day the host school will showcase their excellent work in and through PE, sport and physical activity. By attending one of these days you will be able to share your experiences and learn from other schools.

The current open day dates, topics and venues are below and more will be added as they are arranged and confirmed. All events are free to attend but are only open to current YST member schools.

If you are interested in hosting or have questions about attending an open day please contact one of our Membership & Network Services Coordinators via

Please check back later for any upcoming events.

Schools in Action: Creating an Active & Well School Details
Using physical activity, PE and sport as a curriculum driver to help children take responsibility for their wellbeing and make a difference to the world around them.
Thursday 12 March2020, 12.30-4pm, Thorner Primary School, Kirkhills, Thorner LS14 3JD
My Personal Best and the Youth Sport Award Details
An opportunity to see how Cheltenham Ladies’ College have used My Personal Best and the Youth Sport Award in their PE curriculum. My Personal Best aims to develop life skills, leadership and employability skills in young people such as empathy, teamwork and resilience. The Youth Sport Award is a unique award scheme that puts health and wellbeing at the heart of developing young people, ensuring a brighter future for generations to come. Come and see how they have been implemented into our school with great success.
Wednesday 18 March 2020, 1.30-4pm, Cheltenham Ladies’ College, Bayshill Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 3EP
Sustainable use of the PE Premium - Investing in staff for the future Details
An opportunity to see how Bedonwell Junior School have used their PE and sport premium, by investing in staff for the future through personal development. Empowering colleagues and staff members to feel confident and competent in teaching high quality physical education. There will also be an opportunity to meet some of their Level 5 trained teachers, observe their teaching styles, and ask questions about how the Level 5 has supported them. A great morning to see in action how the PE and sport premium can be used effectively to create a lasting change, that helps staff members feel motivated, inspired and more engaged in the subject than ever!
Tuesday 31 March 2020, 9.30am-12.30pm, The Bedonwell Junior School, Belvedere, Kent, DA17 5PF