Partnerships News

  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. Gambia 2020 Fundraising

    Fourteen Withington pupils have launched a fundraising effort in the hope of being able to take part in a charitable trip of a lifetime to The Gambia this Christmas. They are attempting to reach a target of £8,000 and all …

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  5. 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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  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. YEAR 13 CHEMISTRY COMMUNICATORS

    To celebrate the presentation of their Gold Crest Awards in Assembly on 16th March, our three groups of Year 13 Chemistry Communicators gave a spectacular Chemistry show to the whole Senior School.

    They reprised the performances they gave for pupils …

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  8. Head Girl Kea is Appointed to the Mayor’s Youth Panel

    Withington’s Head Girl, Kea Bell, has been appointed as a member of the Greater Manchester Youth Combined Authority (GMYCA) – a panel of young people representing the ten boroughs and various communities of Greater Manchester who advise GMCA Mayor, Andy …

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  9. Spectroscopy in a Suitcase

    Just after half term, WGS Lower Sixth Form Chemists attended a workshop entitled Spectroscopy in a Suitcase, delivered in School by visiting postgraduate students from the University of Manchester, in association with Royal Society of Chemistry.

    For the Lower Sixth…

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  10. Withington in the Gambia 2019

    In December 2019, 14 Lower Sixth Formers visited The Gambia, the fifteenth such Withington visit to the village of Illiassa and to other parts of The Gambia. The trip was led by Miss Kaeren Browning, accompanied by Miss Bruce and …

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