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What we’ve been up to…

18Oct '19

For advice for staying safe online and digital well-being, have a look at the fantastic BBC 'Own IT' website and app. This website provides great support for both young users of technology and parents. bbc.com/ownit @WestKirbyGS @WKGS_Wellbeing @WKGS_Pastoral https://t.co/Vn2pk9zCbL

18Oct '19

Surfing not working - Free-day Friday and the four day week. The solution to the UK's productivity puzzle perhaps? #economicsolutions #productivity #worklifebalance bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-…

16Oct '19

An interesting video on #WorldFoodDay from @bbcworldservice highlighting how #genderinequality, #climatechange and #poverty all lead to hunger. #geography twitter.com/bbcworldservic…

15Oct '19

House Music 2019 🎶🎻🎹🎷 Congratulations to every single student who took part in & helped organise this years competition. You were all amazing!! But there did have to be a winner: 🥇Furniss 💜 🥈Paton 💚 🥉Wallis ❤️ #HouseMusic #Choral #Instrumental #ChooseWKGS #ChooseToBeYou https://t.co/qpaDobrdCQ

15Oct '19

Impressive preparation for 16 markers being showcased by Year 11s today (using ‘Agree o’meters’ to make judgements). Plus a little factual recall exercise to identify knowledge gaps #aqahistory #power #WKGSY11 @WestKirbyGS @teacherhead https://t.co/sKn2EujpRw

15Oct '19

House Music 2019 🎶🎻🎤🎹🎷 Congratulations to every single student who took part and organised this years competition. You were all amazing!!!! But there did have to be a winner... Well done to: 🥇Furniss💜 🥈Paton💚 🥉Wallis ❤️ #HouseMusic #Music #Choral #Instrumental #GreatestShow #ChooseWKGS #ChooseToBeYou

15Oct '19

One of the most eagerly anticipated events of the year is today at WKGS..... #HOUSEMUSIC 💚❤️💙💛💜💟 Good luck to all Houses and Musicians! 🎤🎼🥁🎷🎹🎻🎸 #ChooseWKGS #ChooseToBeYou #GreatestShow #Music https://t.co/WTvNP30Kpl

15Oct '19

We have two amazing new joint #BookerPrize2019 winners! Have you read them yet? 📖📚🏆 #GetReading #GetInspired twitter.com/TheBookerPrize…

14Oct '19

#Y8 @WestKirbyGS learning new skills and enjoying themselves today preparing meals for @wirralshomeless https://t.co/gK1bPZNdrr

14Oct '19

Thanks @WeatherheadPE for a great night of Year 11 Netball standardisation, some great competitive play throughout 👍🏼🏐 https://t.co/8F1aYX9iP6

14Oct '19

Congratulations to our latest certificate winners. We are so proud of your commitment and enthusiasm. Keep it up girls ❤️ #aimhigh #workhard @WestKirbyGS https://t.co/ZiYonr0vd6

14Oct '19

#WKGSY9 here is another useful infographic highlighting the main characteristics of destructive and constructive waves! 🌊 twitter.com/NSTGeography/s…

14Oct '19

Last year’s SOTHT winners 18-19! Well done to all students who made the board, showing excellent commitment to the course in all areas. Who will make it this year?! 👏🏼😃 #highachievers @WestKirbyGS https://t.co/MQXu4hKXZV

14Oct '19

🍁Harvest Festival - 14-18 Oct🌾 Y7-Y11 are donating to Charles Thompson Mission in Birkenhead. 6th Form are donating to Forum Housing. Both charities need supplies of tinned or dried food & basic toiletries & would be grateful for your harvest donations this year. #ChooseWKGS https://t.co/xbBS93Crxc

14Oct '19

🍁🍂Harvest Festival - 14-18 Oct🌾🍂 Y7-Y11 are donating to Charles Thompson Mission in Birkenhead. Sixth Form are donating to Forum Housing. Both charities need supplies of tinned or dried food & basic toiletries & would be grateful for your harvest donations this year. Each form is encouraged to try and collect a box of food for donation. Thank you for your support. 👏🥫🍂🌾🍁 #ChooseWKGS

our results

+0.77

GCSE Progress 8 Score

71.08

GCSE Attainment 8 Score

60%

of GCSE grades were 9-7

20 October
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27 October
Houston Trip

upcoming events

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School letters

Keep up to date with the latest letters and communications.

WKGS Parents' Newsletter 18.10.19
13 to 16 February 2020 Update and flight info for Theatre visit to New York GCSE Drama and A-level Theatre Studies
13 to 16 February 2020 extra info for Theatre visit to New York GCSE Drama and A-level Theatre Studies

School uniform

Students in Years 7 - 11 all wear the West Kirby Grammar School Uniform. Full details of this uniform can be found below:

Uniform & Equipment List

Blazers and House PE T-Shirts can be purchased from the following suppliers:

Forrester Sport
Ltd 14-16 New Street, Mold

All other items of uniform can be bought from the following suppliers:

Cain of Heswall
187 Telegraph Road, Heswall

Larry Adams
7A Banks Road, West Kirby

Wirral Uniform Centre
2A Princes Pavement, Grange Precinct, Birkenhead

Forrester Sport
Ltd 14-16 New Street, Mold