The Wavell School

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Welcome to Design and Technology

Design and Technology Faculty Staff

Mrs J Walford         Director of Design and

Mrs K Stanton         Assistant Headteacher

Mrs Z Woodhams    Assistant Headteacher

Mr N Bates              Assistant Director KS3/
                                 Head of Food Preparation
                                 and Nutrition

Mr T Norbron           Design and Technology /Electronics / Staff Governor

Mrs J Smith              Design and Technology / Child Development
                                  Director of Students Year 8

Mrs J Scott               Design and Technology Textiles 


Mr C Bradshaw       Design and Technology

Aim of the Design and Technology Curriculum

The Wavell curriculum for Design and Technology aims to ensure that all students:

  • develop the creative, technical and practical expertise needed to perform everyday tasks confidently and to participate successfully in an increasingly technological world
  • build and apply a repertoire of knowledge, understanding and skills in order to design and make high-quality prototypes and products for a wide range of users
  • critique, evaluate and test their ideas and products and the work of others
  • understand and apply the principles of nutrition and learn how to cook.

For further details of the curriculum for each year in Design and Technology click on the Year group button below:
Year 7Year 8Year 9Year 10Year 11

Please visit our different areas for more news, galleries of students' work and recipes 

 Design and Technology News

April 2017
Year 11 Final Products

January 2018

New Year 7 Sewing Club

Monday lunchtimes in T2