Connor’s Karate Success

Year 5 pupil, Connor, attends the Chuldow Martial Arts Academy in Wakefield and, last weekend, took part in the Club Championships.  His discipline was the weapons category and he demonstrated his expertise with the nunchaku.  Connor came third in this tough category...

6C Share Their Talents

During their PSHCE lesson this week, Class 6C were discussing individual and shared talents.  As part of the session, some of the pupils were brave enough to perform musical routines for their classmates.  Pictured here in the group of six are: (back row) Isabelle,...

Cross-Curricular Christmas Cakes In Year 6

With Christmas just around the corner, Year 6 have been making festive cakes – all cleverly linked to their numeracy and literacy work!  The children measured out and weighed all the ingredients and each participated in adding and mixing them in.  Mrs Milnes showed...

Music Society Trip To Oliver

On Thursday 22nd November the Silcoates School Music Society enjoyed a great performance of Oliver at Leeds Grand Theatre.  The show did not disappoint – a fabulous performance from all involved.  Both staff and students were amazed by the marvellous set design and...

Chemistry Club – Toothpaste And Mouthwash

Members of the Year 7-9 Chemistry Club are now investigating toothpaste and mouthwashes.  Well-known brands found in supermarkets have already had their pH tested and we will soon be investigating their foaming ability, fluoride content and abrasiveness.  Who know,...