Jessica Jones awarded 'Women in Engineering' scholarship!
We were extremely proud to learn that former Archbishop Blanch student Jessica Jones has bee awarded 1 of only 5 'Women in Engineering' scholarships from the University of Warwick, where she is currently studying.
The scholars were selected by demonstrating that they had the potential to be leading role models in their chosen field and outstanding academic performance at A-Level.
The Women in Engineering Scholars Programme is being launched for first year undergraduates in 2015-16. This programme has been made possible by the generous support of two donors who are committed to addressing the shortage of female role models in engineering by supporting the most talented engineering students to develop their careers.
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Jessica should serve as a role model and inspiration to all ABS students! Well done, Jessica!
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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