Sixth Form News

  1. Preparation for the Oxbridge Journey

    Each year, those who intend to apply to Cambridge or Oxford are supported through a range of activities organised by our Head of Chemistry and Oxbridge Coordinator, Dr Vilela. Working closely with the Oxbridge candidates, Dr Vilela runs a series …

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  2. New Tree at WGS Marks Newnham 150th Anniversary

    In November we were delighted to welcome members from MACUW, The Manchester Association of Cambridge University Women, who visited Withington to mark the planting of a new tree in the Withington grounds. It has been donated by MACUW to celebrate …

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  3. Withington Choir Performs World Premieres

    Twenty Withington pupils performed at the flagship bicentenary celebration for Anne Brontë in the North West. Taking place on Saturday 13th November 2021, following its postponement from 2020, this unique concert featured world premieres of music, written specially for the …

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  4. Tatler Schools Guide 2022

    We are thrilled to feature once more in the Tatler Schools Guide to the top prep and public schools in the UK. You can read the budding review below:

    Head Sarah Haslam, BA, since 2016, previously Deputy Head Oxbridge 15% …

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  5. The Inaugural Ad Lucem Awards 2021

    We are thrilled to announce the recipients of our very first Ad Lucem Alumna and Young Alumna Awards.

    Following nominations from the school community, a shortlisting process in which our Head Girl Team 2020-21 were asked to participate and a …

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  6. Trips, residentials and fieldwork return!

    The start of the Autumn Term has seen a further shift towards the times we knew before, with a greater number of school trips able to take place one again. These first few weeks have seen Geography, Drama, Junior and …

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  7. Duke of Edinburgh’s Award 2021

    The second lockdown in the Spring Term meant that plans for Bronze and Gold Qualifier and Silver Practice Expeditions all had to be postponed. Eventually, with the publication of the roadmap out of lockdown, we were able to plan a …

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