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  1. Culture and Diversity Shine at Withington

    Our first Culture Day was a huge success with pupils, staff and special guests alike sharing in this special occasion to celebrate the vibrant diversity of our school community. Withington’s Culture Day was an event in our personal development and …

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  2. Ruth Bayley Competition 2022

    The Ruth Bayley Competition is an annual event that inspires great creativity in Withington pupils through a set brief. This year’s challenge was to create a miniature piece of artwork using a match box. We have received lots of creative …

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  3. Literature beyond the Curriculum

    A Level English students visited the University of Salford for an exploration into South African literature that took them beyond the boundaries of the curriculum to engage with different voices from outside their own cultures and gain a wider perspective …

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  4. 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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  5. New Tree at WGS Marks Newnham 150th Anniversary

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

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  6. Withington’s World of Wizarding

    New to the extra-curricular timetable this year and growing in popularity, Harry Potter Club was launched by our new Head of English, Mrs Suttle. Every Thursday at second lunch, Third Form, Lower and Upper Fourth pupils have the opportunity to …

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  7. Mindfulness for all at Withington Juniors

    One of our Junior School Transition (Year 3) teachers, Mrs Birch, is now Paws .b qualified, strengthening even further Withington Girls’ School’s commitment to the wellbeing of our pupils.

    Paws .b is a leading mindfulness programme for children aged seven …

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