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Music & Performance News

Huge Congratulations to Ellie Entwistle, Lucy Guilfoyle, Anya Gray and Deborah Gitau- all achieving Merits and Distinctions in their piano or singing exams. Well done girls! ABS Production Crew had the most amazing time back stage at the `Radio City Live` Concert last week at the Echo Arena. A

Peace Poster Competition

Grace Davidson from year 9 has come second in the judging of the District Lions Peace Poster competition. It was a very close contest, and Grace came a very close second. Grace had to symbolise what ‘Kindness Matters’ means to her in poster format. Her entry was vibrant, expressive and visually

2018 Foodbank Appeal

This week sees the launch of our Foodbank Appeal in partnership with Micah Liverpool which has been set up to support the needy in our city by Diocese and Archdiocese of Liverpool. Our city mayor, Joe Anderson, has this week highlighted the desperate situation that many families are facing in the

Shoebox Appeal 2018

Once again this year we have asked our pupils and their families to support the Blythswood Care Shoebox appeal. This year they are celebrating 25 years of sending boxes of happiness to those less fortunate. This year’s focus is on war-torn Ukraine and once again our school community has risen to

Readathon 2018

D rop E verything A nd R ead, Liverpool is happening at Archbishop Blanch on Friday 16th November between 2.15 - 2.30pm! For a £1 donation, students will be reading whatever they choose and raising money for both Alder Hey (bringing stories to children in hospital) and school libraries! So bring

MFL Celebrations

On Wednesday 30th November & Thursday 1st November   we celebrated el Día de los Muertos, a famous tradition where the Mexicans honour their dead. We listened to Mexican music and watched a video of the Altar de Muertos that a teacher in Monterrey did with their students. We revised some

Peace Poster Competition

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

London Design Trip

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

Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Expedition

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

GCSE Geography Field Trip

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

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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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