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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Winning start for U13 boys hockey

The Year 8 boys hockey team started the season with a convincing 6-0 victory against Hymers College from Hull. Captain George Bentley and forward Lucas White both scoring hat-tricks. Oscar Brown in goal made a string of superb saves to keep a clean sheet for the...

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Models of the Buddha’s life with Year 10

year 10 made Play-doh models of the Buddha's life - they had to make examples of the 4 sights; Old Man, Ill Man, Dead Man and a Holy Man as well as answer questions about how this would affect the...

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