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  1. Young Chemistry Communicators 2019

    This year’s Young Chemistry Communicator project was launched in January and attended by 23 Withington Year 12 girls. This national scheme, from which a Gold CREST award can be earned, encourages Chemistry enthusiasts to develop their science communication skills by …

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  2. Year 3’s Adventures at Robinwood

    Year 3  adventured off to Robinwood for 3 days from 27th-29th March on a fulfilling experience of thrilling and challenging activities.  They had a wonderful time developing skills such as communication, teamwork and resilience to complete tasks, often in timed …

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  3. More Young Enterprise Success!

    Following on from their ‘Best Company’ Award at the North & South Manchester Final on 14th March, WGS Young Enterprise Company, Warrior, went on to compete at the Greater Manchester County Final held at Oldham University Campus last night.

    There, …

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  4. Year 4 at Robinwood

    Year 4 have enjoyed a residential trip to Robinwood  (three days and two nights) and Mrs Stallard sent daily updates to show parents what an exciting time their daughters had! (Most recent posts are first)

    Day 3 3pm, Wednesday 27th …

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  5. Young Enterprise Success

    On Wednesday, 13th March, our Young Enterprise companies FakeID and Warrior represented our school at the Manchester North-South and Salford Finals held at the HSBC Bank in Spinninfields. They were judged on their Company Report, Team interview, Presentation and Digital …

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  6. Junior History Week and World Book Day

    This week has been History Week in the Junior School but it also appropriately combined with other events – World Book Day and International Women’s Day.

    We began the week with an assembly presentation from Withington alumna, Debbie Griffiths [1975 …

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  7. St John Ambulance North of England Cadet of the Year

    Photo credit: Brian Aldrich

    Congratulations to Year 10 pupil Freya who now has a Royal appointment after being named St John Ambulance’s Regional Cadet of the Year (North) at the charity’s annual competition. Freya was one of 32 young people …

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  8. Withington are GCHQ CyberFirst Girls Competition Finalists!

    Four Year 8 pupils have won through to the final of the CyberFirst Girls Competition, a competition of problem-solving and code cracking challenges, organised by the National Cyber Security Centre, a part of GCHQ. The group were delighted to be …

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