Sixth Form News

  1. Dreams and Discovery: Founders’ Day 2018

    Dreams and Discovery  was the theme for Withington’s Founders’ Day Celebration as the School community, joined by invited guests, enjoyed an uplifting evening of speeches, readings and music at Manchester’s Bridgewater Hall. The School was celebrating 128 years since its …

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  2. Year 7 at Ghyll Head

    As per Withington tradition, new Third Form students visited Ghyll Head Outdoor Education Centre for a three-day residential trip in September. The aim of the trip is for girls to get to know each other, form new friendships and work …

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  3. Tatler Schools Guide 2019

    We are delighted to be included in the 15th edition of the prestigious Tatler Schools Guide to the top Public schools in the UK, with a review that captures, in true Tatler style, what sets Withington (and Withy girls!) apart.…

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  4. Biology in Betws y Coed

    Year 13 biologists set off to North Wales for a five-day residential field trip on the very first day of the academic year. On arrival at the Field Studies Council Centre at Betws y Coed, the students were introduced to …

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

    *Updated 24th September 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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  6. 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.

    Withington …

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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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