Bishops' Blue Coat Church of England High School


Bishops' Blue Coat Church of England High School

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name = The Bishops' Blue Coat Church of England High School


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motto = "A first choice school for care and achievement"
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type = Comprehensive school
religion = Church of England
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head = Mr. Justin Blakeborough
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specialist = Science College
street = Vaughans Lane
city = Chester
county = Cheshire
country = England
postcode = CH3 5XF
LEA = Cheshire
ofsted = 111455
staff = 142
enrollment = 1,048
gender = Co-educational
lower_age = 11
upper_age = 18
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website = http://www.bishopsbluecoat.cheshire.sch.uk
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The Bishops' Blue Coat Church of England High School is a secondary school in Chester, United Kingdom. It is a specialist science college and the current headmaster is Justin Blakeborough, the successor of previous headmaster Robert Haigh, who left at the end of the 2006/2007 academic year.

The school has a Handbell Ringers team who recently toured America. In 2004 they appeared on Radio 1 and Friday Night with Jonathan Ross, as they rang the handbells for Björk. It also has an Orchestra, Concert and Training Band.

The Girls Handball team has now won twice in the same tournament. New sports are always being tried including Rocketball, Ultimate Frisbee, Lacrosse, Handball, Rock climbing, Cheerleading, Volleyball, Fencing and many more.

Notable Former Pupils

*Eddie Johnson, Bradford City footballer.
*Matt Johnson, finalist of the reality TV show Popstars: The Rivals. and member of One True Voice.


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