Studio West is an enterprise and innovation campus based in

Newcastle upon Tyne, offering 11-19 year olds unique learning opportunities that lead on to future careers.

Our Prospectus

"Pupils are happy and proud of their school. They describe their school as ‘one big happy family"

- Ofsted (2019)

Featured News

Principal Wigham with 22 students.

A message from

the Principal

“A small school making a big difference.”

I feel privileged to be leading such a forward-thinking and innovative school and I hope that you will be as excited as I am about the opportunities we offer.​


Our pioneering vision is to revolutionise the way we teach our young people and ensure they are properly prepared for work in a way which will enable them to smoothly transfer from the classroom to the workplace at whatever level they decide to enter employment.

Keeping children

safe in education

As a school, we strictly follow the statutory guidance for schools and colleges on safeguarding children and safer recruitment.


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Ofsted Parent View

You can register with Ofsted and give them your views about our school whenever you want or need to. You can give your views using Ofsted Parent View.

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A proud member of Kenton Schools Academy Trust

The Kenton Schools Academy Trust is comprised of two academies: our large Academy, Kenton School, and our innovative studio school, Studio West.

The schools in our Trust are based in the West End of Newcastle upon Tyne and every one is passionate and committed to providing the very best education possible for young people in our city, our region and nationally. 

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