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Opening Night For Oliver!

Opening Night For Oliver!

Some wonderful comments from those who came to see the performance last night.  Thank you and well done to all the cast and crew for an amazing opening...

Emily the Elephant in Preschool

Today there was a special visitor to Preschool: Emily the Elephant.  Emily is the creation of Phoebe who made her after learning a song about elephants in Chapel yesterday for our Tanzania project. Elephants are just one of the animals that live in Tanzania. Here is a...

Juniors Hear More About The Tanzania Project 2018

In advance of our charity day on Friday, Brianna Merriedale (U6) spoke to Junior Chapel about her experience of taking part in the project in 2016. With some photos taken before and after their visit to Malangi school, Brianna was able to explain what work had been...

Jacob’s Baptism

We were very pleased to Baptise Jacob (Reception) on Sunday 12th February. Our service began in the swimming pool where we remembered that John the Baptist had baptised Jesus like this in the river Jordan, by ducking him right under the water. The second half of the...

Art Trip to York

Year 11 GCSE Art students enjoyed a trip to York last Friday. The morning was spent visiting an inspirational exhibition called 'Flesh'.  In the afternoon we braved the cold and toured the beautiful architecture of the city and took lots of photographs. All work...

GCSE Art Visitor

Silcoates was extremely lucky to have the sculptor, Andy Scott visit us and give a talk to our GCSE and A Level Art students. It was inspiring to hear all about the work Mr Scott produces, how he makes his sculptures and where they are on display across the world. The...

Sporting Success for Lucy & Beth

Sunday 5th February 2017 saw the Yorkshire Finals of the U14 girls England Hockey Cup.  Wakefield beat Sheffield 2-1 in the semi-final (having not beaten them all season) to set up a final with Thirsk. The final somehow ended 0-0, with Wakefield winning on penalty...

Diana Award Training

Last week our anti-bullying team received training from the Diana Award, a national charity which seeks to empower young people to change their schools and stand up to bullying. We had 24 students from Silcoates taking part and we were joined by students from five...

Public Speaking Success

Congratulations to our Year 11 public speaking team, who have won their first round heat in a prestigious national competition.  Organised by the English Speaking Union, over 400 schools across the country take part in the Winston Churchill Public Speaking Competition...

Question Time

On Wednesday evening, after a busy afternoon watching the 1st  XV rugby team win their match against Seevic college, the Sixth Form pupils and parents met again for the annual Sixth Form Society event, Question Time. This year’s panel was made up of people from...

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