ICT

Head of Faculty

Jackie Maughan
email: jmaughan@heatonmanor.net

Subject Leaders

Business Studies
Anne Tovey, email: atovey@heatonmanor.net

Media Studies
Christine Bell, email: cbell@heatonmanor.net

Subjects included in Faculty 

Lower School

Years 7, 8 and 9 have one Computing lesson every week.

Key Stage 3 Computing comprises of several strands:

Computer Science

Digital literacy

Online Safety

Data handling

Programming

The students start off in year 7 being able to use the network and access all the software before learning the fundamentals about algorithms and control. They then complete, roughly, one module per half term until the end of year 9 where they complete an extended project. The course teaches students how to think logically and also reinforces topics covered in maths. 

Upper School

We offer a variety of optional GCSE and BTEC courses to year 10 and 11 students including:

The courses we run in sixth form are all very popular and attract a good mix of students. We offer a variety of AS/A2 and BTEC Level 3 courses including: 

We are very proud of the facilities we have to offer our students with up to date hardware, industry standard software applications and state of the art digital editing facilities. We are also proud of the support teachers offer our students with coursework and exam preparation, including lunch time clubs and after school clubs. We also offer some wonderful experiences as part of our courses, including visiting speakers, visits to different businesses, BBC School Report and other activities and competitions e.g. Gaming & Programming. 

Contact Us

Heaton Manor School & Sixth Form
Jesmond Park West
Newcastle Upon Tyne
NE7 7DP

Tel: +44(0)191 2818486
Fax: +44(0)191 2810381

Email Admin (Mrs Burn):-admin@heatonmanor.newcastle.sch.uk

Finance:-finance@heatonmanor.net
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