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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Lower Sixth History Jigsaws

Our Lower Sixth historians were introduced to the events in Russia in 1917 by completing a series of nine jigsaws.  This helped them to see the ‘big picture’ as they begin their own independent research on the momentous events of that time and... read more