Things You May Not Know…

St Mary’s College is renowned for its many and varied courses, the inspirational staff and the academic achievement of students. But there are many other things that make it a popular choice

St Mary’s College in Blackburn is a Catholic college that welcomes students from a range of faith backgrounds, whilst remaining true to their Marist Catholic heritage, offering students a truly enriching educational experience.

Here are some other things you might not know about the college, which achieves outstanding results with students progressing to top universities:
• St Mary’s has an Ofsted ‘good’ rating across all areas
• There is a complementary and flexible range of A level and vocational courses, allowing students the unique opportunity to combine their chosen subjects
• The college has a High Achievers’ Programme which includes the Extended Project Qualification
• Students benefit from excellent guidance and support with 77 per cent of students progressing to university with the majority going to Russell Group universities
• St Mary’s offers enhancement opportunities to enrich students’ experience
• The college has a dedicated bus service with pick up points across East Lancashire at £70 per year
• All students have study periods during the day allowing them to complete homework before 4.10pm
• Students don’t have a uniform
• The college has a fitness studio for student use
• St Mary’s is renowned for organising unforgettable trips for students
• St Mary’s has a Student Council and students can become dedicated Student Mentors.

St Mary’s College
Shear Brow, Blackburn BB1 8DX
01254 580464



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