Main School

Home Economics


Ms Tooray- Head of Department
Ms Wenborne- Instructor for BTEC Food and HE Technician

Department Overview

Our department has been involved in many exciting projects this year. Examples such as the Jamie Oliver cookery completion/Breast Cancer awareness fundraising event/ School garden which is funded and maintained by ASDA (Ricky Lovell/ Young).

Barking Abbey won £300 to fund a garden “Chosen By You” in which the members of the public put coins in the box to choose the winner and runner up.

Outside speakers for food students and taste testing sessions.

HE students also help organises and “Tinsel and Turkey winter event”.

Our Ethos is to teach children life skills and fulfil their enjoyment of practical work and design and make tasks.

Curriculum Content

Key Stage 4
We offer GCSE Textiles/Child Development and Food & Nutrition. 
We also offer BTEC First in Hospitality.

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