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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Reception class have been patiently watching and waiting as their tiny caterpillars have turned into beautiful butterflies! It all began four weeks ago when a tub of little caterpillars arrived in the post. Reception class watched as the caterpillars ate and ate until...

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Grace’s Swimming Success

Grace took part in her first swimming gala at the weekend for a local team and despite her nerves, performed very well gaining podium places and 2 medals.  Grace has been training very hard for this event.  She has recently received a letter from the head coach of the...

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