Swimming competency | The Laurels Primary School

Swimming competency


Swimming is an important skill and can encourage a healthy and active lifestyle.

Percentage of pupils within our year 6 cohort that can do each of the following:

  • Swim competently, confidently and proficiently over a distance of at least 25 metres: 61%
  • Use a range of strokes effectively: 39%
  • Perform safe self-rescue in different water-based situations: 61%

There are 18 children in year 6 in 2017-2018