Junior School News

  1. Wonderful Withington Christmas

    Christmas 2018 blog: We will be adding to this page as events unfold. With the arrival of December this year, Withington began preparations for all things festive in the build up to the end of term’s Christmas celebrations. Once the …

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  2. Young Shakespeare Company Visit

    Following on from a week of all things Tudor with the Juniors’ trips to Ordsall Hall and the Tudor-themed Parents’ Assembly, this Wednesday our girls were treated to a visit from the Young Shakespeare Company.

    A troupe of five young …

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  3. Year 5 Tudor Experience Day at Ordsall Hall

    Year 5 have been travelling through time this week on their trips to Ordsall Hall in Salford. The large former manor house is over 750 years old and still retains features dating back to the 15th century – which upon …

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  4. Creative Writing Adventures!

    Today, the Withington Junior School has been joined by pupils from the Manchester Grammar School and Armitage CofE Primary School for some very exciting creative writing workshops from author and filmmaker, Matt Dickinson. Matt has authored many books, both for …

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  5. Dreams and Discovery: Founders’ Day 2018

    Dreams and Discovery  was the theme for Withington’s Founders’ Day Celebration as the School community, joined by invited guests, enjoyed an uplifting evening of speeches, readings and music at Manchester’s Bridgewater Hall. The School was celebrating 128 years since its …

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  6. Junior School Geography Fieldtrips

    Year 4 Geography Trip to Macclesfield Forest

    On 25th September, Year 4 pupils set off together on a Geography fieldtrip to Macclesfield Forest. They really enjoyed getting out and about to explore the importance of water in the landscape. The …

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  7. Tatler Schools Guide 2019

    We are delighted to be included in the 15th edition of the prestigious Tatler Schools Guide to the top Public schools in the UK, with a review that captures, in true Tatler style, what sets Withington (and Withy girls!) apart.…

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  8. Junior Language Challenge

    Eight girls from the Junior School took part in the Junior Language Challenge North Western semi-final in the first weeks of term. To qualify, they had been learning Spanish online and then, to prepare for the semi-final, they spent some …

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

    *Updated 24th September 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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