Development News

  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. Meet Malak in a Minute!

    Those in our school community who listen to Radio WGS Senior podcasts will have heard the voice of Malak El-Gonemy in the feature Malak’s Meet Me in a Minute. Former pupil Malak (Class of 2012) became the youngest member of …

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  4. VE Day and Withington

    We marked the 75th anniversary of VE Day on Friday 8th May by looking back at how life and learning were affected for our school community during World War ll in our virtual assembly this morning.

    The assembly took the …

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  5. An unprecedented end to the Spring Term

    During the last week of the Spring term Withington, along with schools across the country, entered previously uncharted territory following the government announcement on Wednesday 18 March of the closure of schools across the UK until further notice, with effect …

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  6. Five WGS Headmistresses attend Emily Simon Legacy Lunch

    It was very special to have four former headteachers as well as Mrs Haslam, our current Headmistress, present at the Emily Simon Legacy Lunch held recently at school. We were delighted to welcome Miss Hulme, Mrs Kenyon, Mrs Pickering and …

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  7. #WGSEachforEqual International Women’s Day Celebrations

    Withington celebrated International Women’s Day 2020 with a series of inspirational and thought-provoking workshops that encapsulated this year’s theme of #EachforEqual.

    Twenty five speakers – members of our alumnae, parent community and local business representatives – volunteered their time to …

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  8. International Women’s Day 2020 – Can you help?

    To celebrate International Women’s Day 2020, we are hoping to run a series of talks, workshops and forums on gender equality in the workplace on Thursday 12th March.

    The event aims to equip our Sixth Form students with the tools …

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