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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House Photography Competition

This year's House Photography themes of 'Work and Play', 'Urban' and 'Memories' had everyone's imaginations racing, with many impressive entries that made our judges' job extremely difficult.  Congratulations to all the winners: Middle School – Aimee Westerman, Upper...

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Finding Out About Halloween

Before we had our Halloween Party in the Junior School today, we spent some time finding out what Halloween is really all about and where it comes from.  An old Christian tradition, it is a time to remember people who have died by lighting candles and visiting the...

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