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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Pre-School In The Forest

The ethos of forest school here at Silcoates, is to enable children and young people to engage, investigate and instigate curiosity in nature around them.  Children have a right to play and have access to the outdoors and our 50 acre campus allows us to facilitate...

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Year 3 Religious Studies

Mrs Sugden has been working with Year 3 recently, looking at stories from the Old Testament. The children have thought about the story of Noah's Ark and the meaning behind it. They then have acted out the story and made a 3D picture to retell the...

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