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 increase in students achieving the highest possible A*-B grades at 39% and an impressive 68% achieving A*-C grades.
Our students have outperformed expectation in the second year of the new BTEC qualification with an exceptional 67% of all grades being awarded at the highest level of Distinction*/Distinction.
25% of Year 13 students have secured places at University and many of these places are at leading Russell Group institutions, and other students are embarking on Higher Level Apprenticeships or full-time employment.
Mrs Madeloso said "I am delighted with the achievements of our Year 13 students. Their success is testament to the hard work and dedication they demonstrated throughout the academic year. The skill and guidance of the excellent teachers at Archbishop Blanch, combined with support from parents cannot be underestimated in helping the students to reach their potential.
The excellent results have really helped our students to move on to the best possible destinations and we wish them all success and happiness in their next steps."
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"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