Phone: 919.359.2769 ext. 4715
Degrees and Certifications:
Graduated from East Carolina University B.S. Exercise and Sports Science Teaching Certification in Physical Education k-12
Mrs. Abrial Gorman
I graduated summa cum laude from East Carolina University with a Bachelor's of Science degree in Exercise and Sports Science and a teaching certificate in Physical Education. I was also a four year letter winner in Cross Country, Indoor and Outdoor track at ECU and was named outstanding freshman for cross country. I have taught and coached at Riverwood Middle for 18 years and was honored as middle school coach of the year in 2016-2017.
Daily Physical Education Schedule
9:51-10:36 3rd Block (8th Grade)
10:39-11:24 4th Block (8th Grade)
11:56-12:42 5th Block (6th Grade)
12:45-1:30 6th Block (6th Grade)
1:33-2:18 7th Block (7th Grade)
2:21-3:05 8th Block (7th Grade)
-Students will be learning physical activities and health material.
-Students are expected to participate daily in ALL activities
-Students will be able to use the lockerrooms to dress out this year. Students will be given time at the beginning and end of class to change out.
-Please bring appropriate clothing for class
Examples: athletic shoes, athletic shorts (fingertip length) or athletic pants, no low cut shirts (v-neck or scoop neck), clothing items that easily allow for all types of movement
-the water fountains throughout the building will be shut off due to COVID. Students are encouraged to bring their own water bottles to school each day to stay hydrated
-students will be graded on health tests/quizes as well as physical education activities/assignments
"Of all the good and perfect gifts God grants us, our health is the least recognized. Mistreated and misunderstood, it exists without encouragement and serves us without reward." Charles R. Swindoll
We will begin our rollout of devices to students next week. Students will be permitted to bring their personal chromebook if they choose to use in lieu of having a school device checked out to them. Please complete the google form here to request a school device.
At their August meeting, the Johnston County Board of Education voted 4-3 to make face coverings required indoors in all Johnston County Public Schools campuses and on all buses for students, staff, and guests. This updated mask requirement is effective immediately.
The online application for the Johnston County Public Schools Preschool Program is now available. Parents who are interested in the JCPS Preschool Program are encouraged to apply early, as availability is on a first come, first served basis. The application window closes on June 30th.