Archbishop Desmond Tutu once said, “If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.” The current global protests stemming from the horrific murder of George Floyd have served to highlight the long-standing issues of injustice not only in the USA but also
On the 25th - 26th February we welcomed Ofsted to our school for a full section 5 inspection. We are both proud and delighted to report that our school has been graded as "Outstanding" The report highlights many areas, including the "impeccable" behaviour of our students and a "thirst for learning
Pupils from year 10 have attended a one-day careers event in sports journalism. The event was hosted by Liverpool John Moores University, in partnership with Sky Sports News. The pupils had the opportunity to learn new skills, such as television presenting, interviewing, live podcasting and online
It's World Book Day and here at ABS we are celebrating everything book related: Staff costumes, student accessories, treasure hunts and secret quotations. There will be winners for those whole solve the clues and book vouchers for all! As part of our World Book Day celebrations, our Y12 Spanish
Year 7 visit to the University of Liverpool During the last week of January, all pupils in Year 7 were invited to attend a very exciting day delivered by undergraduate students at the University of Liverpool. The day included a range of informative and aspiration raising activities regarding
On Friday 31st January Year 8 had a visit from Martina who works for Amazon Web Services. Students are continuing their project from the GetIT program from Amazon Web Services they started in year 7. So far students have attended a boot camp in Media City and are now using the
On Saturday 25th January we had the DofE training day with our Year 10 and some Year 9 students prior to their expeditions. Throughout the course of the day, the girls received training on a range of essential outdoor skills including: Group and personal equipment, kit preparation Expedition
On Wednesday 15 th January our students had an excellent opportunity to gather information regarding their future destinations at our whole school careers fair. We hosted over 40 stands from employers and further education providers. The format of the day gave our students an excellent opportunity
RESULT OF PARENT GOVERNOR ELECTION Thank you to those parents who took part in this election and sent their votes into school. We are thankful to those parents who were willing to put themselves forward for this important post as we received a great response with a high calibre of candidates. The
On Friday 25th November, we welcomed visitors from Salamanca, Spain to work with Year 9 and Year 10 pupils to develop their knowledge and love of Spanish. Our task was to find the famous Frog from Salamanca. Thanks to the Consejería de Educación for supporting this event.
What a day of careers at ABS, inspiring our pupils for the future! We have had the pleasure of two professionals into school this morning - Hannah Joplin who is Severe Asthma and Lead Respiratory Pharmacist - she ran a 'Meet the Professional Opportunity' session to pupils across all key stages and
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
"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