Crosshill at BCHS is a secondary special school for children aged from 11 to 16 years old with a post 16 provision for young adults aged 16 to 19 years old.
All students who attend Crosshill must have an Educational Health Care Plan (EHCP) in order to be considered for a place.
We cater for a wide range of different needs but the majority of students main identified need is associated with language and cognition difficulties (SLD/MLD/GLD). Our students often also display a second need which is usually associated with speech language or communication needs (SLCN), Autistic Spectrum (ASD), Hearing Impairment (HI), Visual Impairment (VI) Social Emotional Mental Health (SEMH) as well as a variety of physical or medical disabilities or conditions.
We accept admissions to the school via the Local Authority throughout the academic year. If you would like to inquire regarding admissions to Crosshill please contact our SENDCo Admin Assistant Paula Thornton on 01254 667713 or by emailing her at PThornton576@Crosshill.Blackburn.sch.uk