Pelton Library Opening
Jordan Pout, year 10, was chosen to open the new Pelton library, along with students from Pelton Primary School, in a ceremony on Friday 8th March. Also shown in the picture are Councillor Maria Plews, Kevan Jones MP and Councillor Jim Cordon, a Governor at Roseberry, who was instrumental in steering the library and health centre project from the outset (photograph courtesy of Durham County Council).
PE Department News February 2013
Year 7 and 8 Girls Cheer Team Northumbria on to 47 - 46 victory over Loughborough Lightening in the National Netball Superleague.
Watching high level live sport is key to aspiring students to get more involved in sport. The game was also being filmed for Sky Sports so you may see some girls from Roseberry in the crowd! It was a very exciting last quarter with some tough physical play and some excellent shooting from Team Northumbria. The girls were great ambassadors for the College and really enjoyed the night out.
Increasing access to watersports
Roseberry to become a hub school for promoting Rowing and Canoeing for students in the North East. This should help provide more opportunities for Roseberry and our local primary schools to participate more in these sports in the next few years.
Super Sports Leaders
Durham Sports Leadership Academy students - our Year 10 and 6th Form Sports Leaders have been giving a helping hand at lunchtimes to run sports activities for Roseberry students - A big thank you to them for their help!
12 HOUR SPORT - As part of the BTEC Level 3 Sports Course in Y13, the 6th form students are running a sports event. They have chosen to do a 12 hour sport fundraising event - diving the money raised between Comic Relief and some kit and equipment of their choice for the PE department. There will be a limit to numbers and students will need to raise at least Â£20 in sponsorship to take part - so first come first served!! There will be a prize for the student who raises the most money. Can they meet the challenge of 12 hours of non - stop sport? WATCH THIS SPACE FOR FURTHER INFO.