Every Friday morning, as part of the recreation activities basketball has become a big hit.
With the help of Cisse from the Newcastle Eagles all participants have improved their technique for scoring a basket.
Once the warm ups have finished the main session is the match, this include a mixture of students and staff on both sides.
The matches have all so far be well contested and competitive but played with a nod to it's fun to be a team player.
So pump up your Jordan airs and be prepared to sweat as basketball at Mary Astell is a slam dunk...