An All-round Education With An Academic Edge

Silcoates School, an independent school in Wakefield, West Yorkshire, for boys and girls aged 3 – 18


Welcome to the Silcoates School website. Silcoates is a happy and successful school, with a long tradition of providing a positive educational experience.  The staff and pupils are justifiably proud of the School, and we work together to create and maintain a high-achieving, well-organised and friendly community in which everyone is encouraged to make the very best of their individual talents, both inside and outside the classroom. #ForTheLoveOfSchool

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Year 7 Carpentry Skills

Our Year 7 pupils have been getting stuck in with traditional carpentry skills this week in their Design Technology lessons.  After carefully marking out a design, they used a tenon saw to cut it out by hand, which proved to be much tiring than they expected!...

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Charity Day And Christmas Fair

On Friday 2nd December we held our whole school Charity Day for the Hope Foundation, supporting children in Kolkata, India.   The children contributed money to wear their own Christmas clothes as it was also the day of the Christmas Fair. The chaplaincy had a stall of...

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