Assistance with transport

Partner: St Paul's Church of England Primary School, Bury, Via Huntley Mount Road, Bury
Partner type: Maintained School
Project category: Volunteering

In order to help Football team participate in football competition, Bury Grammar School offered to transport pupils from school to Bury Grammar.  St Paul's accepted offer and this enabled squad of 10 year 6 to participate.

Aims of the project

To assist pupils from local primary school to be able to participate in sporting competition.

Background and goals

A worker at BGSB after school club is a teaching assistant at St Paul's.  Through discussion the worker was asked if BGSB could assist in transporting pupils to fixture.

This conversation came to SLT attention and it was agreed to assist wherever possible in future.


BGS minbus and 1 member of staff to drive.  This is a teaching member of staff.


Qualitative outcome of the activity is that 10 pupils were able to participate in sports fixture.

Pupil involvement

Pupils were year 6

Frequency and duration

Single event.  But now that a contact has been established this is leading to further conversations about working together.