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  1. Sustaining People and Places – Founders’ Day 2019

    Withington commemorated its 129th Founders’ Day at Manchester’s Bridgewater Hall on 7th October with an evening of inspirational speeches, readings and musical celebrations on the theme of ‘Sustaining People and Places’.

    Thought-provoking talks included a fascinating insight into the world …

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  2. Silver and Gold at Condover Hall

    Withington Year 8 and 9 netballers got off to a great start this academic year when they went down to Condover Hall for the Girls’ School Association’s annual Netball Masterclass weekend – a celebration of netball where girls had the …

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  3. Memorial Service for Monica Hastings

    We were very sad to announce that Monica Hastings, former Withington pupil (Class of 1964) & teacher (retired 2006), had passed away following a short illness. Our thoughts are still very much with her family and friends.

    A memorial service …

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  4. Alumna Assembly Talk

    We were delighted to welcome alumna Dr Sandra Oelbaum back to Withington this morning for our assembly to help raise awareness of the importance of the Bursary Fund in the life of the School.

    Sandra attended the School from 1969 …

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  5. Withington secures Erasmus+ grant

    The School is delighted to have been awarded a substantial grant from Erasmus+, a programme to support education, training, youth and sport in Europe. Withington secured the grant on the basis of a proposal that around 30 staff from across …

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  6. Thanks for Calling!

    Thank you to everyone who took the time to speak with our calling team during this year’s Withington Onwards Telephone Campaign.

    During the campaign, which ran from 20th August to 2nd September 2019, our team of committed and enthusiastic Withington …

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  7. Withington GCSE pupils shine with elite grades at 55%

    Year 11 pupils at Withington Girls’ School topped last year’s performance in the reformed GCSEs with 55% of results at the elite Grade 9 and the top A* with Distinction in Further Maths (compared to 43% on results day in …

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  8. Houston, WGS has landed!

    Updated 14th July 2019

    Thirty Withington pupils and four staff have recently returned from the trip of a lifetime entitled ‘Texas Space STEM’ to NASA’s Space Center, Houston. Their trip was arranged by  Vision Education UK and they took part …

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