Uniform


Uniform list for September 2015 onwards
Recommended stockists

Laser schoolwear 92 London Road, L3 5NL Tel: 0151 709 0701
Kitted out 48 London Road, L3 5NF Tel: 0151 709 7009
Trutex 298 St Mary's Road, L19 0NQ Tel: 0151 291 0978
West Derby Schoolwear 239-241 Eaton Road, L12 2AG Tel: 0151 228 7896

We are grateful to our stockists for their continued support and sponsorship to the school 


Uniform Compulsory Items

Navy blue 'inverted' pleat skirt - regulation school style only, to be worn at knee length only.
Light blue short sleeve open necked blouse - No other top may be worn beneath the blouse
Navy Blazer - polyester with school badge
N.B. No other short jacket is acceptable wear for school
School badge
Socks - knee length Navy blue socks - without decoration (Bows etc)
Tights - black
Shoes - sensible plain black shoes with low heel.
No trainers, boots, sandals, backless, toeless or canvas shoes are allowed

Please Note: that school reserves the right to judge the suitability of footwear and may ask parents to replace unsuitable shoes. Please see the link below which shows examples of suitable footwear.

school_shoe_images.pdf

It is the policy of the school to make effort to accomodate the religious and cultural requirements of pupils and their families.

Outdoor wear: Girls of the Muslim faith may wear plain navy blue or black headscarves if they so wish during the journey to and from school.
Indoor wear: Girls of the Muslim faith may wear plain headscarves provided that during practical lessons no safety rules are infringed.

Students must not wear make-up, nail polish or artificial nails. Shoulder length and long hair must be tied back in either a black or navy bobble and hair must be of a natural colour.

No other jewellery (other than a watch) or piercing can be worn.


Optional -
but obtainable from the above stockists only:

School Scarf - only school scarves should be worn to and from school.
Plain dark navy or black 3/4 or full length approved coat/waterproof jacket. No leather, denim type or simulation leather jackets - strictly no decoration on the coat.(No fur or Logos)


New uniform for Physical Education

Girls Fit Polo shirt: Akoa style Navy/amber with school badge (compulsory item)
Girls Navy Skirt: Akoa Style Navy with school badge (compulsory item)
Navy Hoody: Akoa Navy/Amber with school badge (compulsory item)
Navy blue socks: Plain navy (compulsory item)
Training shoes: Not pumps or Converse (compulsory item)
Pitch Side Pant: Navy with school badge (optional item)
Rain Jacket: plain Navy with school badge (optional item)

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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

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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 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