Partnerships News

  1. SHiNE Together 2021

    Our SHiNE Together programme for boys and girls from nine neighbouring primary schools was delivered online this year and we are delighted that 82 children in Years 5 and 6 have taken part.

    Children have participated in online lessons in: …

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  2. Portrait Project to say Thank You to Key Worker WGS Alumnae

    During the first lockdown WGS Head of Art, Ruth Fildes, inspired by a national project, suggested saying thank you to WGS alumnae who were key workers by offering to paint their portraits.

    “Inspired by the highly successful and wonderfully inspirational …

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  3. A Wonderful Withington Christmas

    This year we have recorded nine different Christmas events so that our school community can enjoy the singers, choristers and musicians of Withington Girls’ School, from Juniors to Seniors to Staff just like they do every year. Links to the …

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  4. Withington is North West Independent School of the Decade

    A year after being named the top independent school in the North West, Withington Girls’ School has earned the honour of being named North West Independent Secondary School of the Decade by The Sunday Times.

    Alastair McCall, editor of The …

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  5. Bronze DofE Award 2020-2021

    This year, 88 girls in Year 9 have enrolled onto DofE Bronze Award and, this term, they have completed the first stages of the programme.

    During the Year 9 Teambuilding Day at the start of term, the girls had an …

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  6. Duke of Edinburgh Silver Qualifying Expedition 2020

    Having been back at school for only one day, 18 girls in Year 12 set off to complete their postponed Silver Qualifying Expedition. The girls were in high spirits as they made their way up to Gisburn, to meet up …

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  7. Citizenship Day 2020

    Citizenship Day, one of the highlights of the Withington calendar, usually provides an opportunity for the whole school to come together to contribute to the wider community and focus on what it means to be a good citizen. This year, …

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  8. Upper Sixth Students Launch Home-Learning Programme on Instagram

    Four Withington Sixth Formers have joined forces with students from The Manchester Grammar School and Manchester High School for Girls to launch HomePal, an engaging new home-learning programme aimed at helping younger pupils enhance and enrich their education during the …

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  9. 10 Years of the Spanish Exchange

    During one of Withington’s three virtual Assemblies last week, Head of Spanish Ms Lopez reviewed the history and benefits of our Exchange Programme with La Vall School in Barcelona. The second part of the Exchange, when the students from La …

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