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Educate Awards Nomination

We are thrilled to have been nominated once again this year in 2 categories by Educate Awards, in partnership with Copyrite Systems and Ricoh.  The 2 categories this year are: Most Inspirational 16 to 18 Education Provider Career Aspiration Award The ceremony will take place at

World Challenge

On the weekend of 28th September  we went to Ennerdale in the Lake District as part of our training in preparation for our World Challenge expedition to Southern Tanzania in July. The students had the opportunity to run through different expedition scenarios and learned what to include

School's Parliament

Selected Year 12 & 13 students Elsa ,Eliza, Niamh , Zoe, Grace, Amy  & Ginnie, had the privilege of attending Liverpool's historic Town Hall on Thursday 3rd October to participate in Liverpool School's Parliament. School’s Parliament gives an opportunity for the

A Level Results Day

Archbishop Blanch School celebrated outstanding results for sixth form with a record breaking 45% receiving the highest possible grades A*-B at A Level and Distinction*- Distinction in BTECs. Across all Level 3 examinations this year, students secured an excellent 99% pass rate with a significant

GCSE results Day

Archbishop Blanch students have performed extremely well in the new and more challenging GCSE qualifications. 84% of grades achieved were at least grade 4 (equivalent to grade C in the previous GCSE measures). A significant proportion of students secured outstanding success in achieving the

European Day of Languages​

On Thursday 26 September, pupils and staff celebrated European Day of Languages. Our Y12 Language Ambassadors led the school in an amazing Zumba dance, the dining room turned into a themed Spanish and French eatery and the Theatre was the venue for our Euro music quiz. In MFL lessons, our pupils

Transition Day

Wednesday 3rd July saw us welcome 180 Year 6 primary school pupils who will be joining our Archbishop Blanch community in September.  The girls had a fun filled day meeting their form tutors,finding their way around school on an exciting treasure hunt, putting their hopes &

ABS Colour Class

Another ABS Colour Class with Smithdown Primary School, looking at colour and pattern using Chuck Close as our inspiration. On Wednesday 3rd July at the ABS colour Class we produced jelly fish inspired by the work of Dale Chihuly, thank you for being such creative and hard workers Smithdown

Amazon Coding with Year 7

On 19th June, Amazon Web Services came to ABS to challenge year 7 to come up with an app which can be used to support school or the local area. Martina an account manage at AWS delivered a presentation which introduced women who are innovators in technology and how they changed the world.

Smithdown go Dotty!

It was the second ABS Colour masterclass with Smithdown Primary School, we looked at Aboriginal Art and Pointillism, using similar techniques each pupil created their own vibrant section for a full class butterfly. Once again the children enjoyed their afternoon and as you can see from the images

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City Athletics

On Friday 7 th June 27 pupils from Year 7-10 took part in the city athletics Championships at Wavertree Athletics Track. 23 schools entered the competition and I am delighted to announce that overall our school came 6 th  Year 7's ranked 5 th overall, Year 9's came 9 th and the Year 10's

ADHD Foundation Umbrella Project

On Wednesday, 12 June Archbishop Blanch students were invited to take part in the Umbrella Project launch on Church Street in Liverpool. The project aims to flip the disabling perception of neurodiverse individuals on its head and, instead, celebrate cognitive differences. ADHD, autism, dyslexia,

ABS Colour Class

We welcomed pupils from Smithdown Primary to our Art Department for an afternoon taking part in our "ABS Colour Class" the children developed key vocabulary by looking at artists work and experimenting with a variety of colourful materials to create a human colour wheel. It was a


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.

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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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