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Senior Summer Concert

The senior summer concert included a wide range of solo and ensemble items from our talented senior musicians.  Congratulations to the following students who were the recipients of the 2017 Music Awards:  Oliver Ward (Y9), Isabel Wideman (Y11), Isobel Cherry (L6),...

Hockey Success for Jack

West Yorkshires Hockey U13 team won the North East Counties Tournament on Sunday. There were 9 teams in total, 3 from West Yorkshire, Jack was in West Yorkshire 2.  The team won 7 games and drew 1 of their 8 games, which was a fantastic achievement.  Jack played all...

Easter DofE Trip

Two Gold and four Bronze groups successfully completed their Duke of Edinburgh expeditions in the glorious sunshine of the Yorkshire Dales during the final week of the Easter holiday. Despite some sunburned faces and the odd blister, all the candidates coped...

The Scorcerer and the Apprentice

Saturday 22nd April saw Silcoates First XV Assistant Coach Joel Hinchcliffe in opposition to Silcoates Captain Harry Davey. In the last matches of the season for their respective clubs Huddersfield and Sandal, victory in this encounter in front of their home fans at...

South Africa Tour 2017

On Friday 7th April, thirty five rugby and cricket players from Silcoates, along with four staff and twenty eight parents and supporters headed to Cape Town, South Africa, for a sports tour and a once in a lifetime trip. The rugby squad played three very physical...

29 Year 7-9 pupils took part in an outdoor activities weekend. Soon after arriving they went caving. With perfect timing, as we walked over the hill towards the caves, the Flying Scotsman passed over Ribblehead Viaduct. On Saturday, they climbed on Twisleton Scars,...

1st XV Rugby Tour to South Africa

Silcoates 1st XV Rugby Team headed off for their final tour of the season to South Africa today.  They will be playing a number of high calibre school teams on their tour as well as taking in the sights and culture of this fabulous country.  We wish them good luck in...

Year 11 Religious Studies

In Year 11 RS today, we revised Mark's Gospel by recreating stories in Playdoh. No prizes for guessing correctly: I think they did a wonderful job!...

Junior Easter Service

We had a lovely Easter Service on Tuesday afternoon with all the members of Junior School and many families as well. It was the ideal day to remember spring and the Easter story. The service began with the procession of the Easter cross and the palm branches by the...

Student Robotics Competition

Four Lower Sixth Form students represented Silcoates in the national Student Robotics competition at Newbury Racecourse. The students designed and built their robot, Debra the zebra, to compete against other robots to find and retrieve as many boxes as possible from...