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  1. Greater Manchester School Awards

    WGS named as ‘School in the Community’ finalist

    Withington is, and always has been, a school with its heart in the community, so we are delighted to have been chosen as one of four finalists for the ‘School in the …

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  2. Spotlight On… Journalism

    Today, Withington welcomed back three former pupils for the second Sandra Chalmers Lecture Programme, following on from the Spotlight On… TV & Radio Broadcasting event held in 2017. Sandra Locke Chalmers (Class of 1958), who sadly died in 2016, was …

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  3. Politics in London

    The annual visit for Year 12 Politics and Government pupils to Parliament and the Supreme Court took place on a sunny June day. Upon arrival in London, we walked to first see 10 Downing Street, the residence of the UK …

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  4. Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award Expeditions 2019

    Over four days of the May Bank Holiday weekend, 21 Y12 girls embarked on their Qualifying Expedition walking from Sedbergh to Richmond in the Yorkshire Dales. Covering over 50 miles and completely crossing two Ordinance Survey maps, the girls faced …

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  5. Metamorphosis: The WGS Art Exhibition of 2019

    Metamorphosis was the title of this year’s GCSE and A-Level art exhibition in which parents and friends were invited to come and celebrate the wonderful achievements of our Year 11 and Year 13 artists over the last two years. Once …

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  6. Tea at Windsor Castle

    An afternoon tea at Windsor Castle, hosted by His Royal Highness The Duke of York, was the culmination of an exciting journey for Withington’s Year 8 team of cyber experts. The four pupils – Daisy, Lily, Anisha and Janani – …

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  7. Best Marketing Award at the Young Enterprise NW Finals!

    On Wednesday, 8th May, our Young Enterprise company, Warrior, represented Greater Manchester at the North West Regional Final held at Lancaster University Management School. They were competing with the winning and runner-up companies from Cheshire, Lancashire and Cumbria. The teams …

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