Senior School News

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

    *Updated 20th August 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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  2. International Olympiad accolades for two Withington students

    Sasha Geim, a Withington Upper Sixth student, has earned a gold medal and contributed to a record-breaking achievement by the UK team at the 50th International Chemistry Olympiad (IChO), held in Prague and Bratislava from 19th to 29th July.

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  3. Land of Fire and Ice: Geography trip to Iceland 2018

    On Sunday 8th July, 27 geographers and four staff met at Manchester Airport.  Temperatures were reaching 26°C in England so packing hats, gloves and scarves stated on the Iceland kit list had been a challenge for everyone. Negotiating one of …

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  4. Angels of Music

    The Phantom of the Opera (School Production)

    More than 200 senior citizens from the local community joined invited guests for a spectacular premiere of The Phantom of the Opera (School Production) performed by a talented young cast of Withington and …

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  5. Official Opening of the WGS Sport and Fitness Centre

    Withington marked the official opening of its impressive new Sport and Fitness Centre with a visit by inspirational Paralympian athlete Dame Sarah Storey DBE and a fun-filled day-long Festival of Sport.

    The new facility – which provides an expanded area …

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  6. WGS Citizenship Day 2018

    Citizenship Day is an annual event when pupils are encouraged to think carefully about their role as citizens in a variety of communities – our school community, our local community and our global community. And not only to think about …

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  7. WiMUN X – Withington’s tenth MUN Conference

    Withington MUN (WiMUN) Conference is  today,  Sunday 1st July, and we very much look forward to a big day of debate! Our conference is specifically aimed at new or inexperienced delegates, though practised debaters can try their skills in the …

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  8. Eco Week – Working to create a more sustainable world

    The week from 30th April – 4th May was the first-ever Eco Week at Withington – an entire week of activities dedicated to helping the environment.  The School’s Eco-Society came up with a number of themes to demonstrate strategies for …

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