Junior School News

  1. Withington pupil stars in The Railway Children Return

    Withington Girls’ School Year 6 pupil Eden Hamilton stars in The Railway Children Return alongside Sheridan Smith and Jenny Agutter, who is reprising her role as Roberta ‘Bobbie’ Waterbury, in the much-anticipated sequel to the 1970 family favourite.

    Eden, now …

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  2. A full house for two nights of Matilda the Musical Jr.

    Withington Juniors wowed audiences with a spectacular retelling of a little girl with big dreams in Matilda the Musical Jr. Two casts led performances on two nights and as is tradition in the Junior summer production, known at Withington as …

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  3. Citizenship Day 2022

    Celebrating ‘More in Common’

    Citizenship Day is a much-valued date in the Withington school calendar. It is a day when pupils are encouraged to think carefully about their role as citizens. This year, the theme for the day was ‘More …

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  4. Outstanding dining facilities complete 10-year development plan

    Withington Girls’ School officially opened its extended and completely refurbished dining facilities, a spectacular multi-purpose function room, dedicated learning support centre and additional office and meeting space on Thursday 28 April, the final strand of a 10-year school redevelopment plan. …

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  5. Young Science Communicators 2022

    Our Lower Sixth Young Science Communicators programme began in January with a workshop for pupils led by Techniquest, Glyndwr. Here pupils were given the opportunity to think carefully about how to communicate difficult concepts to make Science accessible for all. …

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  6. Interlink Recruitment Supports Bursaries at Withington

    We would like to express our sincere thanks to Daniel and Louis Rosenthal whose company, Interlink Recruitment, has made a generous donation to our Bursary Fund.

    The brothers, who both attended an independent school, recognise the importance of a bursary …

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  7. Alumna Denise Awarded Referee of the Year

    Denise Parnell (Class of 1979) is an alumna who is truly breaking through the glass ceiling in her chosen field. Denise was awarded the accolade of Referee of the Year by the Association of British Tennis Officials and the LTA …

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  8. Languages for Life

    In the final week of the Spring Term, the Modern Foreign Languages and Classics Departments, supported by the Development Department, ran a variety of fun language-related enrichment activities exploring the possibilities that language learning offers.

    There was the opportunity to …

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  9. PTA Spring Fair 2022

    It was fantastic to once again hold the PTA Spring Fair which had been one of the first events to be affected by Covid restrictions in 2020. Pupils were delighted to wear their own clothes on Friday 5th March in …

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  10. Culture and Diversity Shine at Withington

    Our first Culture Day was a huge success with pupils, staff and special guests alike sharing in this special occasion to celebrate the vibrant diversity of our school community. Withington’s Culture Day was an event in our personal development and …

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