Head of Faculty

Carol Stephen 100X133
Carol Stephen

Subject Leaders

Head of Food and Textiles
Debbie Robinson, email:

Head of Health, Social Care and Child Care
Cath Heslop, email: 

Head of Art
Carol Stephen, email:

In KS3 all students follow a course in Art, Design and Technology. They have 3 lessons each week where they develop, through project work, a variety of skills including designing, problem solving, creativity, CAD, planning and evaluating and have the opportunity to experience using a range of tools and equipment including CAM. In Art lessons students develop their skills in the formal elements using a range of media and techniques

Students carousel on 6 week rotations working through Art, graphics, Systems and Control, Product design, food and textiles modules. 

At KS4 the faculty offers a comprehensive range of courses including:

AS and A level studies are offered in:

GCSE and A level courses have an industrial/commercial/vocational element providing a sound base for students who wish to go on to foundation/degree courses.

The Faculty offers a wide range of Period 7 activities including homework and coursework drop in clinics.

The Faculty is particularly proud of the wide variety of opportunities we present to our students through a varied range of courses, suited to different interests and learning types. We are also proud of the wide range of skill and expertise of the Faculty staff and the support that they offer the students in their learning.

We have a full range of CAD/CAM equipment including a 3D printer, laser cutter, vinyl cutter and CNC router. This new equipment will offer our students the opportunity to design and make to industry standards.

Contact Us

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

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

Email Admin (Mrs Burn)
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