Ex-soldiers are being sent into schools in Greater Manchester to raise standards and teach disipline.
The Commando Joe's scheme is one of four nationwide who've recieved nearly 2 million pounds of government funding.
Organisers are keen to stress it isn't a boot camp and say the fitness classes really help children with their schoolwork.
More top news
Mainly dry overnight leading to a cold start on Sunday but with some good spells of sunshine
Kerrie has the detail for the rest of the weekend
Large amounts of sunshine for Sunday after overnight clear skies and morning mist and fog