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  1. Amy Morris Funeral Arrangements

    30th June 1926-10th November 2017

    We are deeply saddened to announce that, on Friday 10th November, Miss Amy Morris passed away peacefully in her home aged 91. Amy was a Latin Teacher at Withington from 1950-1986 and remained a very …

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  2. Anti-Bullying Week

    Anti-Bullying Week this week focused on shining a spotlight on bullying with the aim of encouraging all children, teachers and parents to take action against bullying throughout the year. The theme this year is ‘All Different, All Equal’.

    In conjunction …

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  3. Kids’ Lit Quiz Competition

    Two  teams of book enthusiasts travelled to Bakewell on 14th November to take part in the Annual Kids’ Lit Quiz Competition, an annual literature quiz for students aged 10 – 13 years. Beginning with regional rounds each year, winners go …

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  4. DofE Gold Qualifying in the Yorkshire Dales

    Twenty WGS Sixth Form students have completed their Gold Qualifying Expedition in the North Yorkshire Dales.

    Beginning at Ingleton on Wednesday morning, the girls hiked to Stainforth via a very challenging climb over the top of Ingleborough – the second …

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  5. Uganda Expedition 2017

    The Withington Uganda Expedition is underway! Eleven pupils and Mrs Clark, Sister Lees, Mr Parry are visiting the special projects in Uganda for whom they have raised funds and collected donations of items such as sports kit and shoes. Over …

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  6. Poetry Society win for Withington Sixth Former

    Upper Sixth pupil Natalie Perman has been awarded a top prize in the highly-prestigious international Foyle Young Poets competition, run by the Poetry Society. The competition, the largest of its kind in the UK for writers aged 11 to 17, …

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  7. Physics Olympics at Liverpool University

    Four Upper Sixth physicists travelled to Liverpool University to take part in the annual Liverpool Physics Olympics on Saturday 14th October. The competition involved 32 North West schools and colleges who each had to complete five different physics-related challenges plus …

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  8. Withington’s 127th Founders’ Day

    A Celebration of Journeys

    This week, Withington celebrated its 127th Founders’ Day, held at Manchester’s iconic Bridgewater Hall, with this year’s theme being ‘Journeys’.

    Guest of Honour was the High Sheriff of Manchester, Mr Gerry Yeung OBE. Many pupils took …

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  9. Fantastic Fundraising in 2017

    The Gambia Team 2017 have put in a brilliant effort fundraising which has raised in excess of £6000 since December 2016. Eleven members of the team raised £800 at Waitrose in Wilmslow in December 2016; Zenab H’s family kindly donated …

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  10. The 2017 Sandra Chalmers Lecture

    Spotlight On: TV & Radio Broadcasting Thursday 16th November 2017 Reception: 3.45pm Lecture: 4.00-6.00pm

    Withington Girls’ School warmly invites pupils from Years 9-13, their parents, friends and peers from other local schools to attend a special lecture focusing on careers …

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