Uniform

We take pride in our school community and want our students to feel part of a wider community with Blackburn Central High School, that is why we share a school uniform.

We expect all students to wear their uniform, both in school and where appropriate, when representing their school off site.

  • Blazer – Grey blazer with purple piping. Logo on the left chest. Flaps on the pockets.
  • Jumper – Purple jumper with a grey stripe around the neck. School logo on the left chest
  • Tie – Clip on purple and grey tie. Additional colour stripe for each year group.
  • Trousers – Grey trousers with logo under the waist band area of the left leg. Fashion belts are not permitted.
  • Skirt – Purple and grey tartan, knee-length, stitched down box pleated skirt. Worn with either opaque black tights (minimum 80 denier) or plain black ankle socks.
  • Shirt – Long or short sleeve plain white formal school shirt with collar.
  • Shoes – Plain black flat formal shoes. No boots or trainers allowed. Worn with plain black or grey socks.
  • Hijab (Headscarf) – Optional 2-piece purple headscarf, plus year badge worn on left lapel, worn in addition to school tie.
  • Bag – Sensible school bag to fit A4 folders.
  • Outdoor Clothing – Plain dark coloured coat. Scarf, hat and gloves are recommended for outdoor use and can be any dark colour

PE Kit

  • Rugby Top – Half sleeved purple and grey quarter rugby top with black collar and black school logo on left-hand side.
  • Sport Socks – Purple football socks with black hoops.
  • Shorts/Skort – Compulsory plain black shorts/skirt with school logo on left side.
  • Tracksuit bottoms – Optional plain black tracksuit bottoms with school logo on left leg.
  • Hooded Track Top – Optional plain black hooded tracksuit top with purple school logo. Available from Whittakers Schoolwear.
  • Suitable Footwear – Trainers to be worn for indoor use, pumps are not allowed. Football boots required for outside lessons on grass.

Fashion

  • Hairstyle – Should be sensible and a natural colour. No lines shaved in hair or eyebrows.
  • Makeup – No makeup may be worn in Years 7, 8 and 9. Year 10 and 11 are allowed to wear minimal eye-liner. No other makeup, foundation, or fake tan is allowed. Nail extensions, acrylic nails, and nail varnish are not permitted. The use of fashion contact lenses in school is also not permitted.
  • Jewellery – Students may wear one pair of small earrings (studs or sleepers) in ear lobes, and a wristwatch. No other jewellery is allowed. Nose, tongue, eyebrow or other piercings are not allowed.

Crosshill Post-16 Uniform

  • Suit – Formal grey suit with trousers or skirt. Skirt should be worn with either opaque black tights (minimum 80 denier) or plain black socks.
  • Shirt – Long or short sleeve plain white formal shirt with collar.
  • Shoes – Plain black flat formal shoes. No boots or trainers allowed. Worn with plain black socks.
  • Hijab (Head Scarf) – Optional 2-piece. Purple inner and outer.
  • Bag – Sensible school bag to fit A4 folders.
  • Tie – We will provide a tie for Post-16 students.
  • PE Kit – A PE kit is NOT required for Post-16 education.

School Uniform available from:

Whittakers Schoolwear
20-26 Church Street
Blackburn
BB1 5AL
Tel: 01254 676047
www.whittakersschoolwear.co.uk

The School Uniform Company
Unit 1 River Street
Blackburn
BB1 1EG
Tel: 01254 658787


Downloads

Crosshill Uniform List 2020-21
Crosshill Post-16 Uniform List