Facility Hire 

Archbishop Blanch High School has a range of state of the art facilities available to hire for both sporting and non-sporting events.

The school has a full size floodlit Hockey Pitch which is a sand based Astro synthetic turf maintained to BS EN 15330 standard that can also be used for training activities for a variety of other sports.

We can also offer a full size sports hall, outdoor netball courts and a MUGA area with changing facilities available to use if required for any sports based activity. These are available for hire Monday to Friday from 6 pm- 9 pm and 9 am - 5 pm at weekends. Bookings are open to clubs and other organisations either on a one off or block booking basis.

For non-sporting activities, the school can offer:

  • Large theatre space with seating for 300 people for events or conferences
  • Two performance spaces for dance/drama activities
  • Classrooms for meetings on an individual or collective basis
  • Learning Resource Centre (LRC)

All facilities come with parking, WIFI and the use of a Clevertouch screen in all our classrooms.

Current prices are highlighted below, bookings of 10 consecutive weeks or longer are exempt from VAT. If you have specific requirements or wish to use multiple areas in the school please contact us and we will be happy to discuss you needs.

                                                             Team/Clubs - paying & booking 

                                   10+ weeks in advance                                less than 10 weeks in advance

Astro Pitch (Full)       £53.00 per hour                                           £63.60 per hour (inclusive of VAT)

Sports Hall                £35.00 per hour                                         £42.00 per hour (inclusive of VAT)

MUGA                       £27.00 per hour                                        £32.40 per hour (inclusive of VAT)

Classroom               £25.00 per hour                                            £30.00 per hour (inclusive of VAT)

Theatre                    £50.00 per hour                                            £60.00 per hour (inclusive of VAT)

For further information  please contact lettings@blanch.org.uk or telephone 0151 330 5151 or to print an Expression of Interest Form please click here.


A Caring Christian Environment

"Our two daughters have had the best start in life thanks to the caring, enthusiastic and hardworking staff of Archbishop Blanch School. Choosing the right secondary school for one's children is such a difficult task, but we could feel the special ethos of ABS on our first visit. You inspire your pupils to achieve the academic heights of which they are capable in a happy, safe and vibrant environment."
Archbishop Blanch Parent.

Ethos and Expectations


Academic Excellence

We have a tradition of high academic standards encouraging students of all abilities to achieve and be successful. Our curriculum gives students many opportunities to progress and develop into whatever field they choose offering a vast range of subjects at each stage across the school and giving an excellent choice of extra curricular enrichment.

Our talented teachers deliver lessons which are fun and exciting supported by state of the art technology and resources.

Curriculum Information

About Us
& Our School

Christian Ethos and Vision

The Christian Ethos of Archbishop Blanch School is a unique feature of our school. We offer a safe and caring environment in which every student can reach their full potential.

The faith life of our school is a strong feature of Archbishop Blanch. Our new school building compliments our Christian ethos and enables us to come together in groups small and large. We also have a dedicated prayer room for special services and spiritual moments.

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Sixth Form

Sixth Form for the future

Archbishop Blanch has a successful sixth form which offers an excellent choice of subjects to both boys and girls:

Our experienced sixth form team offer both academic rigour, complemented by our supportive pastoral care which together produces outstanding results. 

Our new and exciting sixth form offers its own unique, facilities including: Study Centre, Dedicated Careers Advisor, Study Support Team and Social Area

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