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  1. Record-breaking A*s in 2018 A-Levels!

    *Updated 20th August 2018

    Withington Girls’ School, consistently one of the top performing schools in public exams in the North of England, is celebrating a set of exceptional A Level results by its Class of 2018, recording an all-time high …

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  2. International Olympiad accolades for two Withington students

    Sasha Geim, a Withington Upper Sixth student, has earned a gold medal and contributed to a record-breaking achievement by the UK team at the 50th International Chemistry Olympiad (IChO), held in Prague and Bratislava from 19th to 29th July.

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  3. Land of Fire and Ice: Geography trip to Iceland 2018

    On Sunday 8th July, 27 geographers and four staff met at Manchester Airport.  Temperatures were reaching 26°C in England so packing hats, gloves and scarves stated on the Iceland kit list had been a challenge for everyone. Negotiating one of …

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  4. Angels of Music

    The Phantom of the Opera (School Production)

    More than 200 senior citizens from the local community joined invited guests for a spectacular premiere of The Phantom of the Opera (School Production) performed by a talented young cast of Withington and …

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  5. Official Opening of the WGS Sport and Fitness Centre

    Withington marked the official opening of its impressive new Sport and Fitness Centre with a visit by inspirational Paralympian athlete Dame Sarah Storey DBE and a fun-filled day-long Festival of Sport.

    The new facility – which provides an expanded area …

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  6. WGS Citizenship Day 2018

    Citizenship Day is an annual event when pupils are encouraged to think carefully about their role as citizens in a variety of communities – our school community, our local community and our global community. And not only to think about …

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  7. WiMUN X – Withington’s tenth MUN Conference

    Withington MUN (WiMUN) Conference is  today,  Sunday 1st July, and we very much look forward to a big day of debate! Our conference is specifically aimed at new or inexperienced delegates, though practised debaters can try their skills in the …

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  8. Years 5 and 6 at Condover Hall

    Years 5 and 6 each enjoyed fantastic residential trips to Condover Hall in June. There were no complaints about the weather this year! The girls all had great fun and were challenged in many different ways, from climbing Gladiator Wall …

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  9. Junior Lego Workshops

    This week, the Juniors were treated to a collection of fantastic Lego workshops. We were visited by Stephen Pilling from Creative Builders and he brought with him a huge amount of Lego for us to enjoy!

    Each year group were …

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  10. Strawberry Serenade and Alice the Musical

    Alice in Wonderland was a wonderful end-of-year production and well done to all the girls, particularly Year 6 for their stunning performances in the lead roles. It was a real team effort with every girl in the Junior School involved …

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