what do clubs say?
"Active Schools have been paramount in helping us to promote our
"Being involved in the Active Schools programme has been a great
way to promote sport to children in our local area"
"Active Schools Coordinators help make the link between schools
and clubs in East Dunbartonshire - an excellent way to get children
involved in sport and physical activity"
School to Club Links
Active Schools work within the wider community
in order to provide children and young people a pathway for
their participation in sport and physical activity.
We form links and partnerships with local
community clubs to strenghten these pathways and provide
sustainable school to club programmes.
Active Schools help local community clubs to offer free taster
tessions within schools with the aim of promoting their club
and sport or activity to a number of children.
The Active Schools team co-ordinates a variety of programmes
throughout the school year to allow children to be active and
experience different sports and activities. Wherever possible these
programmes work with local sports clubs and volunteers to increase
the opportunity for school to club participation.
Promotion and Awareness
Active Schools Coordinators assist local community clubs who
wish to work with East Dunbartonshire Schools to create a safe and
fun environment for children to participate in their chosen
If you are a Club and are interested in working with us, please
the Active Schools Team.
Disability Sport Opportunities
Active Schools are currently striving to improve communication
with the parents of children with a disability who attend a
mainstream school. This is in order to directly provide
information on relevant sport and physical activity opportunities
available in the local and surrounding communities. If you
would like to receive such information or have any questions
regarding this please contact the
Active Schools Team.