St Alban's Catholic High School

Welcome to St Alban’s

St Alban’s is one of the fastest improving secondary schools in the country, with a rich heritage of academic excellence. 

This is a school where respect permeates all we do, and honesty and compassion makes us who we are. We have a leadership team and staff with the knowledge to educate, and passion to inspire. Through our rich and broad curriculum and exciting extra-curricular opportunities, our students leave St Alban’s as accomplished young adults, prepared and enthusiastic for their life ahead.

Key Facts

  • - 2018: Rated in top 17% of schools in the country performance at GCSE
  • - 2018: Highest attaining state school in Ipswich and surrounding areas
  • - 2018: Rated in top 25% of schools in the country for sixth form attainment
  • - 2017: Ofsted rated Outstanding in Safeguarding care and support

Sources: Department for Education published statistics 2018 and Ofsted report 2017

Visit St Alban's

“To be Headteacher at St Alban’s is a pleasure, and a privilege. Through our strong Christian ethos of respect, compassion and support, our students are able to grow in confidence and build academic ambitions for their future. We warmly welcome interested parents and students to get in touch and we would be delighted to arrange a visit to the school.”

Matt Baker


St Alban's Catholic High School is part of the Our Lady of Walsingham Catholic Multi Academy Trust

School Prayer

“Dear Lord, thank you for this wonderful day filled with opportunities. We pray that you may guard and help us get through all the obstacles ahead. Lord, protect and look after us and please be there when we seek your advice.

Lord fill us with your Holy Spirit. St Alban, pray for us. Amen.”


2019 A / AS Level Results Summary - here

Year 6 Transition - Details here

Pathways 2019 - See the new options process here