Senior School News

  1. A Night at the West End

    Our Music Department is very proud to present our Virtual ‘Night at the West End’!

    The Covid19 pandemic has hit our theatre industry extremely hard, causing huge disappointment for both working theatre professionals and our nation’s regular theatregoers. With theatre …

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  2. Bronya’s Boat Race

    We were absolutely delighted that alumna Bronya Sykes (Class of 2018) was part of this year’s winning Cambridge eight in the Women’s University Boat Race.

    Bronya was originally selected for the 2020 race but unfortunately the race was cancelled due …

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  3. DofE Silver Award – A Training Day with a Difference

    The WGS 2021 Duke of Edinburgh’s Award programme started – within Covid-safety protocols – on 16th April with 49 Year 10 pupils meeting in Whaley Bridge for a Silver DofE training walk in the sunshine.

    The DofE Award at Withington …

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  4. Arts & Heritage in partnership with St James CofE Primary

    As part of Withington’s Projects and Partnerships programme, we are delighted to be working with St James Church of England Primary School in Rusholme to organise and deliver an engaging Arts Award Discover project.

    Arts Award Advisor, Miss Hannah Brown, …

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  5. Spring Recitals 2021

    The show must go on!

    The Spring Term would normally have seen three music recitals performed in the Arts Centre – two Senior and one Junior. These recitals are designed to be an opportunity for pupils who are learning a …

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  6. 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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  7. 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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