"Attainment is above national averages."
OFSTED Report March 2013


"The behaviour and safety of pupils is outstanding."
OFSTED Report March 2013


"Students' attitudes to learning are exemplary."
OFSTED Report March 2013


"School is a place to find yourself - to learn at the very limits of your potential and in doing so, discover who you really are."
Ashley Harrold


Our school motto is Involvement, Achievement, and Care. In all aspects we aim to excel. At Blatchington Mill School & Sixth Form, we believe, above all else, that education is a transformative force for good. Learning changes what we are and what we can become. It changes how we view others, and it changes how we interact with the world. It reveals our potential, and helps us discover our passions.
Read more: Message from our Headteacher, Mr A Harrold.

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Latest News

Louis Jackson wins in BAFTA Youth Game Design Competition

Friday, 13 November 2015

We are very proud to announce that Louis Jackson, Year 8, has been named a winner in the BAFTA Youth Game Design Competition. Read More

Lord Ahmed - Inspiring the Future Workshop

Friday, 20 November 2015

We were delighted to be visited by Lord Ahmed and volunteer business professionals recently for a workshop organised as part of the ‘Inspiring the Future’ campaign. Read More

Blatch Remembers Them

Monday, 16 November 2015

On the 11th November, the school timings were altered to enable all staff and students to respectfully reflect on all victims of war for 2 minutes at 11.00am. Read More

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BlatchSix students have recently
achieved a 99.4% pass rate
with 47% getting A*-B ..

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