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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Year 6 Maths Challenge

Yesterday saw our busiest ever Junior Maths Challenge, with 10 teams from visiting schools joining two teams from our own Juniors. There was a Group Round, Speed Test, Shuttle, Cross-Number and finally a Relay Round where competitors had to run about delivering their...

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Junior Speech Day Guest Jenna Downing

Inline skating champion Jenna Downing is none other than the 2008 LG Action Sports World Champion, 10 x British Champion and is a X-Games silver medallist (2002). All by the age of 21! A natural competitor, Jenna has competed in rollerblading events since the tender...

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