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  1. Duke of Edinburgh Gold Qualifier Expedition 2020

    Despite the additional and unwelcome presence of Storm Francis, 24 Year 13 girls successfully took on the challenge of a four-day and three-night expedition to the Lake District at the end of the summer holiday.

    Due to the DofE changed …

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  2. GCSE 2020: A positive step towards a bright future

    To mark the day on which the Upper Fifth students of Withington Girls’ School received the outcome of their GCSEs, Headmistress Sarah Haslam congratulated the girls on their hard work and commitment over the past two years, which has ensured …

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  3. A Level Results – A tribute to the Class of 2020

    Withington Girls’ School Headmistress, Sarah Haslam, has paid tribute to this year’s Upper Sixth students, who were not able to gather at School to collect their exam results in the usual way on 13th August 2020. Instead of opening their …

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  4. School Blog Competition 2020

    Year 12 Politics student Emma Wilson (pictured above, back row, 3rd from right on a visit to No 10 in December 2019) is one of 20 pupils to have been short-listed for the finals of the School Blog Competition 2020, …

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  5. Alumna working for UN joins WGS MUN online

    Year 12 students Imaan & Safa Saeed were part of the committee organising this year’s Withington Model United Nations Conference. For the first time the conference, involving 22 other schools, would have been held over two days. Although the conference …

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  6. Silver Practice Expedition 2020

    Like so many schools the majority of the planned DofE expeditions for the 2020 season have had to be cancelled or postponed. As an organisation, DofE have been very proactive in introducing a number of temporary changes to expedition requirements …

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  7. Strawberry Serenade 2020

    Olivia!

    The show had been chosen, auditions had taken place and then… LOCKDOWN!

    In true Withington ‘where there is a will there is a way’ spirit, and with the amazing talent and commitment of Year 6 girls and the IT, …

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  8. Citizenship Day 2020

    Citizenship Day, one of the highlights of the Withington calendar, usually provides an opportunity for the whole school to come together to contribute to the wider community and focus on what it means to be a good citizen. This year, …

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  9. Manchester Schools Games

    We are delighted to report that Withington’s continued commitment to giving girls of all ability levels the opportunity to play, compete and enjoy team sports, has been recognised with the award of a certificate from Manchester Schools Games Programme. The …

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  10. Part of Art – the 2020 Art Exhibition

    It gives me great pleasure to be able to present to you the stunning artwork of this years’ GCSE and A Level Art students. This work which has been so thoughtfully, delicately and brilliantly created over the past two years …

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