Department for Culture Media and Sport

school games

The School Games is a unique opportunity to motivate and inspire millions of young people across the country to take part in more competitive sport. 

Designed across four levels for both primary and secondary pupils, the School Games offers all young people in school years 3-13 the opportunity to compete at school and regional levels.

  • Level 1: Intra-school competition, culminating in a School Games day
  • Level 2: Regular inter-school competition between schools at a local level
  • Level 3: Annual county/area culmination of inter-school competitions – School Games Festivals
  • Level 4: National multi-sport event

The School Games are fully inclusive, with a focus on encouraging participation in competitive sport across the spectrum of abilities and experience.

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Visit the School Games website to find out more and register your interest.