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  1. Young Chemistry Communicators 2021

    This year’s Young Chemistry Communicators initiative, where WGS Year 12 students work to inspire an interest in science among local primary school children through exciting practical demonstrations, began on Teams on 9th January with an online workshop. Members of the …

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  2. Digging for Victory

    Lower and Upper II have been planting potatoes this term. They began by chitting them (encouraging the potatoes to sprout before planting them) during February in Key Worker School. Ten days later, when everyone was back in school, the potatoes …

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  3. Dining upgrade to benefit all at Withington

    The physical heart of a school building could describe any number of spaces but there is no doubt that this year’s extension and refurbishment of Withington Girls’ School’s dining areas is an investment in facilities that are close to the …

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  4. Juniors Celebrate International Women’s Day

    International Women’s Day is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women and it provided an excellent focus for our first day back after not being in the School building since before Christmas.

    The campaign …

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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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