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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Junior School History Day At Silcoates – The Amazing Aztecs 

All our Junior School children enjoyed investigating and discovering about the Aztecs, their heritage and culture in our annual History Day last week. They worked independently and cooperatively in a variety of activities including: creating Patolli (board) games, sun...

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Year 10 Germanists

Year 10 Germanists enjoyed an interactive way of learning question words today. Isla had prepared the wall display - the German word was on the outer flap and the English on the inside. Our Germanists used this as a teaching aid to teach themselves the common and less...

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