The Wavell School

The Wavell School Specialist Technology College

  • Phone icon01252 341256
  • Mail icon
We Care to Challenge



Design & Technology Prefects 2019-20

Fleur Andrews

Chris Bell

Felicity Foster

Lael Gilliver

Megan Hodges

Welcome to Design and Technology

Design and Technology Faculty Staff

Mrs J Walford         Director of Design and
                                Technology (Maternity Leave)

Mrs T Jones             Acting Director of D & T (Maternity Cover)/
                                 Head of Food Technology

Mrs J Smith              Design and Technology / Child Development
Director of Students Year 10

Mrs K Stanton          Design and Technology

Ms R Harris               Design and Technology

Miss R Hodge          Design and Technology

Mr J Melling             Design and Technology NQT (Maternity Cover)


Mr P Waters            Design and Technology

Miss S Knight          Food 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







Resistant Materials Gallery (15 images)

Resistant Materials Gallery

Year 9 - Wind Chimes (9 images)

Year 9 DT Gallery

Year 8 - Toothbrushes and Bags (28 images)

Year 8 DT Gallery

Year 7 - Bottle Coats (12 images)

Yr 7 Gallery

Textiles (24 images)

Electronics (18 images)

Graphics Gallery (32 images)