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 9 Finance Day

As part of our finance education programme, Year 9 students took part in two enterprise activities on the first day of their Activities Week.  The first challenge each team faced was to try to purchase twelve pre-selected items for the least amount of money from shops...

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Junior School Carnival Celebrations

Activities Week got off to a great start on Monday in the Junior School, with the focus this year being on creating a carnival.  To help the children with their ideas and planning, they were introduced to part of a huge dragon they are going to build for Thursday’s...

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