Blatchington Mill School
& Sixth Form College

"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


"We live in the digital age with students who will go on to a future we can barely imagine."
Janet Felkin


‘Involvement, Achievement & Care’ is the motto that Blatchington Mill School and Sixth Form applies to the classroom, the school environment and the wider community. Blatch knows that people are at the heart of every successful school; students, teachers, support staff, parents and alumni, working together to continue the thriving and healthy school that is part of all of their lives. All of us who work in Blatch, students and staff alike, are valued and expected to contribute to the school and our community in order for every individual to achieve their full potential. Read more: Message from our Headteacher, Ms Felkin.

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Latest News


Thursday, 22 January 2015

This morning, Blatchington Mill School and Sixth Form’s Headteacher, Janet Felkin, announced to parents her plans to retire at the end of this academic year. Read More

Author Ben Hatch Visits Year 7

Wednesday, 07 January 2015

Author Ben Hatch visited Year 7 students on Tuesday, 16th December. Read More

Christmas Cheer at Blatch

Thursday, 18 December 2014

The Quad has been filled with carols and good cheer this week, with live music and sales, a tombola and collections for charity. Nearly £2000 for charity has been raised as well as a considerable donation to the local Portslade Food Bank. Read More

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