Final Nativity  

The final nativity play of 2014 at Silcoates was performed for the Middle School pupils in the Chapel by those great thespians Mrs Coll (angel), Mr Affleck (shepherd) and Mr Green (ox – dressed as a donkey).  The Rev gave the final blessing dressed as a sheep.  It was...

Abbey’s First World War Cards  

Year 9 pupil Abbey Crowther brought in some very special cards to share with her classmates in their History lessons, where the pupils have been thinking about what motivated the soldiers in the First World War to keep fighting.  Abbey’s cards were sent by her great...

Christmas In The Library  

During December, students from Year 6 right through to the Sixth Form have been putting their artistic skills to good use, decorating baubles and stockings for the Library Christmas display during their free time.  You can see the final results in the photo, just in...

Upper Sixth Geography Trip  

It was not all nativity plays and mince pies in the last week of term!  On Thursday, our intrepid Upper Sixth geographers braved the cold and snowy conditions of the Vale of Pickering to collect data for the ‘Geographical Skills’ unit of their A2 course.  They studied...

Junior School Christmas Truce  

The children in the Junior School remembered the Christmas Truce on the last day of term, with a re-enactment when they assembled on the MUGA.  Years 4, 5 and 6 lined up on one side and Years 1, 2 and 3 on the other, before walking forward to greet each other and...