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 4 Muscles And Joints

Our Year 4 pupils enjoyed an energetic science lesson this week when they learned about muscles and joints, and found out what hinge, socket and pivot and ball joints do in the body.  The children are pictured here recognising which joints are used when carrying out a... read more

Year 3 Photo Frames

Our Year 3 pupils have been planning and designing photograph frames in their DT lessons in recent weeks, which they have personalised for a family member or friend by using carefully selected images and words, and by drawing, colouring, laminating, folding, stapling... read more