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Lions Peace Poster Competition

Scarlet Smith in Year 9 entered the Lions Peace Poster competition. For the last 31 years the Lions International Peace Poster Contest has run in schools and youth groups. This art contest encourages young people worldwide to express their visions of peace. Scarlet produced an outstanding

Unilever Bright Futures Competition

Congratulations to year eight Design students Anna Fairbrother, Lois Aioanei, Grace Davidson, Darcey Lawrenson and Holly Bowen. They won the Unilever Bright Futures programme at Hulme Hall on Thursday 22nd March, after completing an excellent project over the past three months in the Design

We have won GOLD!!!

We have won GOLD!!! We are absloutely delighted to tell you that on Friday 16th March we have been awarded th Liverpool Counts Quality Mark Gold Award in Numeracy. Thanks to all pupils, parents, staff and governors who have made this possible with all of your efforts and hard work.

Staff Numeracy Challenge

Staff have taken part in the initiative in support of the Liverpool Counts Quality Mark for Numeracy as well as to raise the profile of Numeracy around school. The competition started strong with Dr McGinn scoring a fantastic 99% with Mrs Armitage and Mrs O’Shea close behind. An email has also been

UKMT Team Challenge​

On Tuesday 13 th March, four pupils from Archbishop Blanch took part in the UK Maths Trust Team Challenge for the North West against 23 other teams at St Edwards College, accompanied by Mrs McKeown. They were chosen after their regular attendance at Maths Club and their fantastic problem solving

World Book Day 2018

On Thursday, 1st March, the world celebrated a love of reading. A wonderful celebration of reading was had by all at Archbishop Blanch: from our wonderful staff inspiring pupils by dressing up as characters from a novel, to our Drop Everything and Read session! It was brilliant to see pupils taking

World Maths Day

This year, we celebrated World Maths Day by taking part in the worldwide Mathletics competition. All classes in Year 7-10 logged on to join in on the Maths games that saw pupils go head to head live against pupils from all over the world. There were some fantastic battles and at one point during

British Science Week

As part of our celebration of British Science Week 2018 (9 th -18 th March) , staff and students will be involved in the following range of extra-curricular activities: Elements Challenge (whole school) – to answer questions where the answer is a chemical element, then to find the name of the

Duke of Edinburgh Training Day

On Saturday 3 rd February we hosted a training day for 50 of our Duke of Edinburgh’s Silver Award participants from Year 11 and Year 13 to help prepare them for their upcoming expeditions. Throughout the day the girls learned new skills including; navigation with a map and compass, first-aid,

A Race to the Line Competition

On Wednesday 7th March a ll year seven Design Technology students took part in the event today called ‘race for the line’, The exciting event involved rocket powered car races. They worked in groups to design and manufacture a range of fantastic concepts that Mark Robinson from the learning

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International Women's Day 2018

On Wednesday, 7 March we were delighted to welcome Dr Sylvia Likambi to talk to our students in preparation for International Women's Day.  Dr Likambi delivered a powerful message of empowerment and positivity.  Students were hugely motivated by her inspirational delivery and core

Future Footballing star !

We are hugely proud of Year 10 student Evie Smith who has recently been selected for the England U15 Football fixture in Schaffhausen, Switzerland 12th - 16 Feb. Evie said the whole experience was fantastic and is happy to say England won both of their games! Well done, Evie.

Ski Trip 2018

44 Pupils and 5 staff set off for Sestriere in Italy on Saturday 10 th February 2018. The students were fantastic throughout the journey and we were extremely pleased to see the snowy mountains ahead of us on the coach. Later that evening we went to get our ski hire and had a wander around the


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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& 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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