Courses & Events at the Sjøvoll Centre
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Courses & Events at the Sjøvoll Centre

Durham Learn

Durham Learn (previously known as Adult Learning and Skills Service) have a number of courses available offering both classroom and distance learning, many of which are held at the centre.

Visit for more information or call 03000 266 115.


Watch this space for upcoming courses for 2023/2024 held at the Sjøvoll Centre


Razzamataz Durham is a theatre school offering exciting drama, dance and singing classes for boys and girls aged 2-18. The classes take place weekly in the Sjøvoll Centre and they are now enrolling!


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We’re pleased to confirm that school will be open to all students tomorrow (Thursday 28th September). Our Open Evening will also go ahead as planned.

Our biometric (fingerprint) lunch system will not be fully operational tomorrow so we will offer a more limited hot and cold food service at lunchtime, and toast in the morning (no bottled drinks and cakes) but the menu will be offered free of charge to all students tomorrow.

We’re sorry for the disruption caused.

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Amanda is Chair of the Excel Academy Trust Board. Amanda became a parent governor in 2009 and has enjoyed several responsibilities across this time including being Chair of the Achievement and Standards committee, a member of the Excel Academy Audit committee, and most recently has been appointed as a Member of the Excel Academy Partnership. Her career started out with the Halifax Building Society where she worked as a mortgage advisor for 20 years, before entering the political arena. Amanda is a County Councillor for Durham County Council, representing Framwellgate and Newton Hall ward. Amanda was formerly a student at Framwellgate School Durham, where she met her husband and many other friends, as well as taking on the responsibility of being Deputy Head Girl. Amanda is passionate about the school and local area and is actively involved in the school at every opportunity.

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