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  1. Undertones – Art Exhibition 2021

    GCSE and A Level Art Exhibition 2021

    “Painting requires a little mystery, some vagueness and some fantasy. When you always make your meaning perfectly plain, you end up boring people.” Edgar Degas

    This year, pupils and staff were able to …

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  2. Café Collaboration Project

    When it was announced in January that schools would again be closed, the Design Technology and Food and Nutrition Departments created a collaborative project and competition that involved all pupils in Years 7, 8 and 9. The aim of the …

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  3. Junior School full of Music and Song!

    As Junior girls begin a mammoth mission to record their annual summer musical production – this year it’s Peter Pan – we take a look back at Music Recital recordings made earlier in the year.

    Music Recitals are regular events …

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  4. Computing and Coding Achievements

    Here at Withington, girls are encouraged to know no boundaries and explore the interests they may have. This extends to the field of computing and coding which are key skills to harness in our ever-evolving digital age but continue to …

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  5. A Night at the West End

    Our Music Department is very proud to present our Virtual ‘Night at the West End’!

    The Covid19 pandemic has hit our theatre industry extremely hard, causing huge disappointment for both working theatre professionals and our nation’s regular theatregoers. With theatre …

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  6. Bronya’s Boat Race

    We were absolutely delighted that alumna Bronya Sykes (Class of 2018) was part of this year’s winning Cambridge eight in the Women’s University Boat Race.

    Bronya was originally selected for the 2020 race but unfortunately the race was cancelled due …

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  7. DofE Silver Award – A Training Day with a Difference

    The WGS 2021 Duke of Edinburgh’s Award programme started – within Covid-safety protocols – on 16th April with 49 Year 10 pupils meeting in Whaley Bridge for a Silver DofE training walk in the sunshine.

    The DofE Award at Withington …

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  8. Arts & Heritage in partnership with St James CofE Primary

    As part of Withington’s Projects and Partnerships programme, we are delighted to be working with St James Church of England Primary School in Rusholme to organise and deliver an engaging Arts Award Discover project.

    Arts Award Advisor, Miss Hannah Brown, …

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  9. Spring Recitals 2021

    The show must go on!

    The Spring Term would normally have seen three music recitals performed in the Arts Centre – two Senior and one Junior. These recitals are designed to be an opportunity for pupils who are learning a …

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