Year 13 Leavers Message

I hope that you and your families are well. Today may be your last day as a student at St. Mary’s College, but you will forever be a member of our St. Mary’s family. You will know that in different…

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University Centre Open Event

Join us for our University Centre Open Event on Wednesday 10th June, 4.30pm – 7.30pm and discover options for you! You will have the opportunity to learn about our Undergraduate and Masters Courses which are accredited by Liverpool Hope University…

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Year 11 FAQs

Please see below for some frequently asked questions for year 11 students, if you still have questions which aren’t listed below please contact our Admissions team by emailing admissions@stmarysblackburn.ac.uk and we will get back to you as soon as possible….

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COVID-19 Support Services

Please find below a list of useful online and telephone support services.   www.youngminds.org.uk Information for children and young people about mental health and wellbeing. Free 24/7 crisis messenger – text YM to 85258   www.childline.org.uk Free confidential service to…

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Vocational Studies Sponsored Walk

Our Vocational Studies Group endured a gruelling 8 mile walk in hopes of raising awareness of good causes. After many tragic stories in the news relating to mental health, the group wanted to raise money for two great mental health…

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Royal Marine Commando Matt Mason Visit

Ex-student Matt Mason returned to St Mary’s to share his experiences since leaving College. Matt gave students an inspiring talk to our current students to share his journey. Since leaving St Mary’s in 2007, Matt went to a prestigious university…

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Top Marks for St Mary’s at National Maths Competition

St Mary’s students achieved amazing results at this year’s (UKMT) United Kingdom Mathematics Trust Senior Maths Challenge. The UKMT Senior Maths Challenge is aimed at all 16-19 year olds studying Mathematics in England and Wales. The Challenge involves answering 25…

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COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Updates

We are regularly keeping you updated on the College’s response to Government advice re: COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Saturday 11th July 2020 Update Please see below for the latest update from Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council. Coronavirus Update Letter 11th July 2020  Tuesday…

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Soaring at St Mary’s

MEET THE TEAM AT ST MARY’S NURSERY Name: Natalie Walker Time at St Mary’s: 16 Years Joining the St Mary’s Nursery team from the beginning of her career, this was Natalie’s first role aged 16 after gaining her NVQ in Childcare…

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Recipe For Success

MEET THE TEAM AT ST MARY’S NURSERY Name: Dawn Pritt Time at St Mary’s: 11 Years Dawn is our very own St Mary’s Nursery chef and has been for the last 11 years. Dawn has always been passionate about cooking…

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Marist Visit 2019

The staff at St Mary’s College spent a wonderfully productive day looking at their mission as a Marist College at the Christian Heritage Centre in the grounds of Stonyhurst College. Fr. Justin Taylor S.M. made the journey over from New…

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Life at Cambridge University

Following on from a visit to Cambridge University in the summer, our Year 13 students had another taste of life at the prestigious University from ex – St Mary’s student Jess Henderson, who is currently in her third year studying the…

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Futures Event

In September, we hosted a Futures Event for our Year 13 Students. The event was designed to focus on future career paths for our final years and help them establish their goals. Students had the opportunity to meet employers and…

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