Mrs. Abrial Gorman

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 14 years and was honored as middle school coach of the year in 2016-2017.  

  • Physical Education Schedule:


    Block 1: 8:15-8:55

    Block 2: 8:58-9:38

    Block 3: 10:16-10:56

    Block 4: 10:59-11:39

    Block 6: 1:04-1:44

    Block 7: 1:47-2:28



    Parent Reminders: Please remind your student about the importance of being prepared everyday for every class (something as simple as bringing a pencil for class)

    -If your child's grade is suffering it is most likely because he/she is not dressing out for class on a regular basis. 

    -Please make sure your child's clothing meets dress code and follows the P.E department's standards listed on "items needed for class" page.

    -Please make sure your child eats breakfast every morning especially if he/she has P.E. 1st or 2nd block. Kids tend to get lightheaded and nauseous when they try to exercise on an empty stomach.



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