Schools benefit from a huge amount of facilities which can help local people become physically active and get into sport. Do you open up your assets and allow the local community to use them? Schools who are already opening up their assets have cited a large number of benefits from improving school reputation, developing strong links with local clubs financial benefits and community cohesion to name but a few.
Do you need more information and guidance on how to develop your local community offer? Sport England has developed a number of tools to help schools make the most of their facilities, visit https://www.sportengland.org/facilities-planning/use-our-school/making-the-case/ for further details and information.
Take a look at these Sport England images for some exciting and interesting facts about how opening up your facilities might help you and your students to develop and become a strong part of the local community.