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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Speech Day

The Guest of Honour, Steve Cunningham from ‘blindvision’, delivered sessions to Middle School pupils to increase their understanding of blindness. After a question and answer session, pupils had to make a jam sandwich blindfolded. In the evening, he gave an inspiring...

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Senior School Sports Day 2017

Senior School Sports Day was a wash out in Activities Week last week.  Fortunately, after a few drier days and with a lot of extra work by the ground staff and other helpers, we were able to put on the full programme in the last week of term.  The overall results have...

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