We have been visited today by The Lions International Team and Tim Quinn of Marvel animation fame. They have been in to judge the Year 9 International Peace Poster competition. The winner is Grace Davidson and the most highly commended was Lucy Penter. Grace has won the Local competition and now
Thirty year nine Design students took part in the London Design trip this week. The students attended a Design Ventura workshop at the museum, to develop their knowledge and understanding of the design process. Students produced some excellent concepts and presented their ideas to the designers
Over the last four weeks 80 of our Year 10 girls have been taking part in their Duke of Edinburgh’s Bronze Award expeditions at Scarisbrick Guide Camp and Charity Farm. During their practice expeditions the girls learned to navigate a planned route using a map and compass as well as to pitch tents
A fantastic day was had by all when the year 10 geographers visited the River Alyn to collect river data. The weather did not dampen the girls’ spirits and they all successfully collected data for their GCSE with a dip in the river Alyn. Using lots of specialist equipment from ranging poles to dog
On Tuesday the 2nd of October a group of year 10 students attended the ‘Make it’ in Manufacturing, grand final at the Concord Conference center in Manchester. Our brief at the competition was to design a plane that was very efficient, we had to identify suitable materials to make a plane and plan a
Y11 Spanish students recently visited “La Tasca” tapas restaurant in Queens Square, Liverpool as part of their GCSE Spanish course. The students enjoyed authentic tapas such as tortilla, croquetas, patatas bravas, pollo con chorizo and paella. They even completed restaurant reviews in Spanish
For National Poetry Day 2018, pupils across all years explored the value of poetry and this year’s theme of “change” by learning about Nelson Mandela and how he used the poem Invictus for strength and inspiration during his imprisonment. They listened to a reading of the poem during form time and
Our fabulous Sixth Form raised £191 for Macmillan Cancer Research on Friday! Well done to everyone who baked, bought and donated!
We are delighted to have been shortlisted not just in 1 category but 4!!! at this year's Educate awards. The ceremony will be held at Liverpool Anglican Cathedral in November we will be keeping our fingers crossed. Congratulations to all staff and pupils involved. Are shortlisted nominations
Pupils have the fantastic opportunity to meet with Irene Afful this week as part of our CEIAG ‘Meet the professional’ program. Irene is an ex-Police Inspector who now runs her own business, she works with organisations and individuals to improve mental health & well-being in the workplace. This
If you fancy a coffee and a chat YPAS (Young Persons Advisory Service) are holding monthly coffee mornings at their 3 hubs providing support and guidance for parents and to prevent parents from being isolated.
Thursday 13th September staff & governors celebrated together with our new year 7 students and their parents, welcoming all to our Archbishop Blanch community. It was a wonderful evening of worship and music which was thoroughly enjoyed by all who attended.
On Wednesday 26th September we celebrated European Day of Languages 2018,pupils were learning Arabic, Japanese and Albanian, as well as their usual Spanish and French.At lunch, we had new menus with recipes from Spain, Italy, Germany and France. Year 7 and Year 8 classes were designing posters
"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.
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.
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.
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