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  1. Un Viajecito a Barcelona

    During the October break, nine Year 11 & 12 linguists, joined by Señorita Noya and Señora Humblet, jetted off to sunny Barcelona for the annual Spanish Exchange with La Vall School. On the flight over, nerves were high but excitement …

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  2. Coastal Geography Fieldtrip

    Fourteen Lower Sixth Geography students spent three days on the Yorkshire Coast at the end of October as part of the Compulsory Fieldwork requirement of the A-Level course. We were extremely fortunate to have blue skies and warm sun to …

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  3. Dreams and Discovery: Founders’ Day 2018

    Dreams and Discovery  was the theme for Withington’s Founders’ Day Celebration as the School community, joined by invited guests, enjoyed an uplifting evening of speeches, readings and music at Manchester’s Bridgewater Hall. The School was celebrating 128 years since its …

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  4. Year 7 at Ghyll Head

    As per Withington tradition, new Third Form students visited Ghyll Head Outdoor Education Centre for a three-day residential trip in September. The aim of the trip is for girls to get to know each other, form new friendships and work …

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  5. Junior School Geography Fieldtrips

    Year 4 Geography Trip to Macclesfield Forest

    On 25th September, Year 4 pupils set off together on a Geography fieldtrip to Macclesfield Forest. They really enjoyed getting out and about to explore the importance of water in the landscape. The …

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  6. Tatler Schools Guide 2019

    We are delighted to be included in the 15th edition of the prestigious Tatler Schools Guide to the top Public schools in the UK, with a review that captures, in true Tatler style, what sets Withington (and Withy girls!) apart.…

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  7. Biology in Betws y Coed

    Year 13 biologists set off to North Wales for a five-day residential field trip on the very first day of the academic year. On arrival at the Field Studies Council Centre at Betws y Coed, the students were introduced to …

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  8. Junior Language Challenge

    Eight girls from the Junior School took part in the Junior Language Challenge North Western semi-final in the first weeks of term. To qualify, they had been learning Spanish online and then, to prepare for the semi-final, they spent some …

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  9. Record-breaking A*s in 2018 A-Levels!

    *Updated 24th September 2018

    Withington Girls’ School, consistently one of the top performing schools in public exams in the North of England, is celebrating a set of exceptional A Level results by its Class of 2018, recording an all-time high …

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