Latest News Articles

Humanutopia develops aspirations with Year 10 students

After Humanutopia's motivational sessions with year 9 last year, they were welcomed back to school on 7th September to continue their work with students in year 10 as they start their GCSE studies. Students overwhelmingly found their work with Humanutopia inspirational, building their confidence

ABS choir performs at Bishop's Garden Party

We're thrilled that once again the Archbishop Blanch School choir was invited to perform at the Bishop's Garden Party for clergy and their families on the 9th of September.  The rain stayed away for wht was a beautiful afternoon of tea, food, family and fund and, of!  The

Anthony Walker Foundation

We are proud to be hosting the "Anthony Walker Foundation" community day on Saturday 16th September 12pm -6pm. All welcome. Anthony Walker Foundation

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ABS Performance presents Beauty & the Beast Jr

Throughout the summer term over 75 students have been involved in preparing and producing our production of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast Jr. From the onset ABS Performance had visions of grandeur for the production which, with lots of hard work, fund raising and determination have transformed the

Mystery Teacher Hair Shave

A large number of pupils and staff gathered on Friday 7th July for an extraordinary fundraising event! Mr O'Doherty- the 'mystery teacher' who was not revealed until the event- had his locks shaved off by Miss Aitken at break time in the sports hall. The event was hosted in order to raise donations

Lawrence Road Fun day

Lawrence Road Fun day hosted at Archbishop Blanch School, supported by our Year 10 sports leaders!


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

More information about our Sixth Form