Junior School News

  1. Greater Manchester School Awards

    WGS named as ‘School in the Community’ finalist

    Withington is, and always has been, a school with its heart in the community, so we are delighted to have been chosen as one of four finalists for the ‘School in the …

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  2. Matt Goodfellow Poetry Workshops

    On Friday, 26th April, the Juniors were thrilled to host local poet Matt Goodfellow. He started the day with a wonderful, energetic performance to the whole school, describing how he gets ideas for his poems and demonstrating how they should …

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  3. 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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  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. Out of this World!

    Exciting and rare samples of Moon rocks and a collection of amazing meteorites ‘landed’ at Withington during the week beginning 11th March. Before receiving the rare exhibits, the School had to undergo a stringent security check and promise to keep …

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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. Top Gear at Winmarleigh Hall

    Upper II girls had a fantastic time on the annual residential trip to Winmarleigh Hall February 6th – 8th 2019. The absolute highlight was getting the chance to drive Winmarleigh’s brand new ‘All Terrain Vehicle’. Our WGS group was the …

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  8. Arts Award Discover

    Congratulations to the 43 Junior pupils who have successfully completed their Arts Award Discover course! The girls received their certificates in a special assembly presentation this morning. Throughout last term, the girls have shown great enthusiasm and have created artwork …

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