Sports School at John Spence 2018

Employment

Paul Ponton (retired teacher)

  • Educated - Tynemouth High School
  • BA (Open), BSc, DLC 1st Class Honours, Cert. Ed. - Loughborough Colleges
  • Captain Percy Park RFC, 1974 - 1975
  • Director of Sport & PE - Royal Grammar School, 1981 to 2009
  • Chairman - English Schools' Athletic Association, 2011 - 2013
  • Treasurer - English Schools' Athletic Association, from 2017
  • Joint Co-ordinator ESAA Schools' Track & Field Cup, from 2005
  • Northumberland Schools' AA Track & Field Secretary, from 1989
  • Indoor Climbing Wall Instructor (CWA)
  • Ski mountaineer
  • Paediatric 1st Aider, St John Ambulance, May 2017

    Interests: Skiing / Mountaineering

 
History: Sports School was established in 1993 and operated at La Sagesse School, Jesmond, until it closed in 2008. Sports School then moved to Heaton Manor School in 2009 and opened a second site at King's School from 2011 to 2015 which then moved to John Spence Community High School in 2016.
Paul Ponton
 
Gymnastics-Football-Cricket-Basketball-Netball-Parachute-Team Games-Fencing-Trampolining-Swimming-Athletics-Tag Rugby-Benchball -Dodgeball-Rounders-Quick Sticks-Table Tennis-Mini Tennis-Archery-Golf-Badminton-Volleyball-Tennis

www.sports-school.co.uk