We remain open for vulnerable students, children of key workers, and Year 10 students. Year 10 students has been issued individual timetables with a set day to attend. Students must ONLY attend on their set day to limit the risk of COVID-19 infection.

Travelling to school

Blackburn Central High School is located near Royal Blackburn Hospital and is very easy to get to using public transport or car.


Follow signs for Royal Blackburn Hospital from Junction 5 of the M65, or Blackburn town centre. The turning for school is on Haslingden Road, just after the hospital and KFC.


The closest bus stops are Haslingden Road (KFC) and Grimshaw Park (Blackburn Central High School). These are serviced by the 12A and 12C Blackburn circulars, the 481 Blackburn – Bury, and the 22 Shadsworth – Clitheroe Centre. 

Many other bus services stop at the Blackburn Royal Hospital, which is a short walk from school.