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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A Valedictory Cross

All those who leave Silcoates, both students and staff, are offered a small wooden cross to take with them to remind them of their time at our school. Here are some photos of Junior pupils and staff receiving their valedictory crosses at the end of this term. We send...

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Valedictory Service

All those who attended the Valedictory Service this year appreciated the contributions of the students who took part. Our chapel stewards, Tim Lee (U6) and Alex Grace (L6) welcomed people to the service. We had three organists: George Bentley (Yr 7) played the opening...

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