We believe that art, design and technology are subjects that can help us to understand and give meaning to the world we live in. Through our curriculum we aim to provide students with an experience that is exciting and ensure that they combine practical and technological skills with creative thinking.
Sean Barry - Head of faculty
Sarah Burn – Second in faculty
Andrew Darby - Teacher of food technology
Amber Holt - Teacher of fine art and photography
Technical support: Jan Hollingsworth and Laura Bent
Students rotate around 10 week blocks in each technology subject. Follow the links below for more information.
Each technology subject is available as a GCSE option.
Students rotate around 10 week blocks in each technology subject. Year 7: Culinary skills. Year 8: Further developing culinary skills and creative cooking techniques. Year 9: Afternoon teas and multicultural foods. Year 10 units: Job roles and...
“Pupils are helpful, polite and courteous to staff, visitors and to each other. The atmosphere in school is positive, supportive and caring.” Ofsted 2016
“The teaching of mathematics is effective. Most pupils make good progress in this subject.”
68% of students make expected progress or better
“They are given a significant range of extra opportunities which prepare them well for life beyond the school. These pupils speak with passion and confidence about their ambitious aspirations for the future.” Ofsted 2016
of more able students achieved an A or A*
Students leaving with 5 A*-C grades, including English and maths