Sixth Form News

  1. Withington Now and Then

    Last night was the ‘World Premiere’, no less, of the Withington ‘Now and Then’ film, made with the support of National Lottery Heritage funding. Over 200 people attended and shared a fantastic insight into life at Withington through the ages. …

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  2. Russia Trip 2017

    Withington’s Senior pupils were treated in an assembly this week to a special showing of a newsreel film reporting on this year’s Easter trip to Russia. The 20-minute Withington Newsround edit was produced by WGS girls during their six-day History …

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  3. Spring Sounds

    The sounds of music filled the Arts Centre last night as more than a hundred talented singers and instrumentalists staged Withington’s annual Spring Concert. The programme included a performance by the award-winning Middle School Choir who recently won the Bowdon …

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  4. Young Enterprise Success

    Best Company and Best Company Report:

    This year’s Young Enterprise companies, GreenPrint and Sweet Things, competed at the Manchester North-South and Salford Finals, held at the HSBC Bank in Spinningfields on 15th March.

    The competition consisted of three components: Display …

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    Deutsch ist wunderbar!

    Pupils doing GCSE and A level German have been busy messaging and skyping their new German e friends. Read about it here in German (and English!) in an article also appearing on our German partner school’s website

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  6. Celebrating International Women’s Day

    We celebrated International Womens’ Day today and are inspired to #BeBoldforChange

    Sixth Formers Tammy and Sophia created posters to spread awareness of the day throughout the School and encouraged Withington girls to mark the day and celebrate women and their …

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  7. Table Tennis with Double Olympian Andrea Holt

    We were delighted to welcome former Great Britain Olympian Andrea Holt and Stockport Table Tennis Academy Coach David Hulme to perform an exhibition table tennis match in the Arts Centre on Wednesday.

    David and Andrea gave a thrilling demonstration a …

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  8. Sixth Form Economists win ICAEW BASE Competition

    AS-level Economics students competed against 19 other teams in the Institute of Chartered Accountants for England and Wales BASE (Business, Accounting and Skills Education) competition on 7th February. In a tough challenge against teams of students already studying business and …

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  9. Another MUN win for Withington

    At the ‘MUNHIGH’ MUN conference held over the weekend of 28th-29th January, 21 schools from all over the country participated.  In this third MUN conference at Manchester High School for Girls, 300 delegates debated a variety of issues ranging from …

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  10. Ten Withington students celebrate Oxbridge offers

    Ten Withington Upper Sixth Formers are celebrating news that they have been offered places to study at the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge this year.

    This means that one-in-seven WGS students from the current Upper Sixth cohort have successfully secured …

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