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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Junior School Speech Day

The Junior School rounded off another busy and successful year with a thoroughly enjoyable Speech Day last week.  Conrad Burdekin was the Guest of Honour and he entertained us with a great story about a naughty spider who got his comeuppance in the end.  There were...

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Activities Week Pictures

Our Activities Week at the end of the Summer Term was once again one of the busiest weeks of the year, with children of all ages enjoying lots of fantastic opportunities to learn new skills and try something new.  From the Junior School’s carnival parade to the Senior...

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