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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Sixth Form Art

Rachel Wood has been exploring the use of light and colour in her U6th A Level Photography coursework. She wanted to show through her work that the effective use colour is important to express how the model feels. In these photographs Rachel has experimented using...

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Year 11 Interviews

We welcomed back to school the wonderful careers advisors from COA (Cambridge Occupational Analysts) this week for the second one-to-one interviews with Year 11 students. Judith Drury, Jean Chapman and Alison Parks have become firm friends of Silcoates and we always...

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