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What weโ€™ve been up toโ€ฆ

25Feb '20

#WKGSY9 had another amazing trip to the South of Spain ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ during the half term โ˜€๏ธโ˜€๏ธโ˜€๏ธ They visited La Mezquita-Catedral de Cรณrdoba, Alcรกzar de los Reyes Cristianos, Gibralfaro in Mรกlaga ๐Ÿฐ & Benalmรกdena amongst other wonderful activities. Looks like an great time was had by all! ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธโ˜€๏ธ๐Ÿ‘ #Spain ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ #WKGSOnTourโœˆ๏ธ #WKGSMFL #EducationalGlobetrotting ๐ŸŒ

25Feb '20

#onthisday 1570 Pius V excommunicates Queen Elizabeth I of England for heresy and persecution of English Catholics during her reign (Very topical for our Year 11 historians!) @WestKirbyGS #WKGSY11 https://t.co/VjmsrZRqB5

25Feb '20

A truly amazing woman and a role model for many โฆโฆ@WestKirbyGSโฉ .The film โ€˜Hidden Figuresโ€™ made a big impact on our students and is well worth a watch bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-โ€ฆ

24Feb '20

What an experience for our @WKGS_Theatre students who went on an amazing trip to New York ๐ŸŒƒ๐Ÿ—ฝ They seen many famous sights including #Broadway #CentralPark #StatueOfLiberty #ChelseaHighline & the #EmpireStateBuilding A fantastic time had by all #NYC๐Ÿ—ฝ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ #WKGSOnTour โœˆ๏ธ#WKGSDrama https://t.co/ZmLcXs6fKV

24Feb '20

What an experience for our Drama students who went on an amazing trip to New York City ๐ŸŒƒ๐Ÿ—ฝ They seen many famous sights including #Broadway #CentralPark #StatueOfLiberty #ChelseaHighline and the #EmpireStateBuilding A fantastic time had by all! #NYC ๐ŸŒƒ๐Ÿ—ฝ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ #WKGSOnTour โœˆ๏ธ#WKGSDrama ๐ŸŽญ #EducationalGlobetrotting ๐ŸŒ

24Feb '20

Well done to our @WKGS_Geography department who ran another fantastic trip to Iceland ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธ over half term. The students were able to witness some amazing sites, including the #NorthernLights ๐ŸŒŒ๐Ÿ’ซ๐ŸŒŸ #Iceland ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธ #WKGSOnTour โœˆ๏ธ #WKGSGeography ๐Ÿ—บ ๐ŸŒ‹#EducationalGlobetrotting https://t.co/7lcZRlbUn6

24Feb '20

Well done to our Geography department who ran another fantastic trip to Iceland ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธ over half term. The students were able to witness some amazing sites, including the #NorthernLights ๐ŸŒŒ๐Ÿ’ซ๐ŸŒŸ #Iceland ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธ #WKGSOnTour โœˆ๏ธ #WKGSGeography ๐Ÿ—บ ๐ŸŒ‹#EducationalGlobetrotting

24Feb '20

Great to see that so many of our students had a wonderful time skiing โ›ท๏ธ on the slopes of Austria ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡น over half term. #WKGSOnTour #WKGSSkiing #EducationalGlobetrotting #Ski #Austria ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡นโ›ท๏ธ๐Ÿ™Œโ„๏ธ๐ŸŽฟ

24Feb '20

Great to see that so many of our students had a wonderful time skiing โ›ท๏ธ on the slopes of Austria ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡น over half term. #WKGSOnTour #WKGSSkiing #EducationalGlobetrotting #Ski #Austria ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡นโ›ท๏ธ๐Ÿ™Œโ„๏ธ๐ŸŽฟ https://t.co/u4l5aAgvlV

21Feb '20

Kindness is about showing compassion. There are many ways that we can be compassionate or show empathy towards other people. ๐Ÿ’š Taking time to be kind to other people can be beneficial for your own emotional wellbeing. happiful.com/simple-ways-toโ€ฆ #BeKind #wellbeing #mentalhealth

20Feb '20

The #Iceland2020 trip have landed safely in Heathrow โœˆ๏ธ see you soon! https://t.co/ftp6xOhbWp

19Feb '20

Standing between two continents ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐ŸŒ‹โ„๏ธ #iceland2020 @WestKirbyGS https://t.co/GzoqtOEtwW

18Feb '20

Using a topographical map of Iceland in Reykjavik Town Hall to learn some more interesting information about this country ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธ https://t.co/p138Q7WIkI

18Feb '20

Useful watch for some HT revision on the Anti Corn Law League @WestKirbyGS #WKGSY11 twitter.com/Citizens800/stโ€ฆ

18Feb '20

Checking out the exhibition at @LavaCentre and learning how Iceland was created ๐ŸŒ‹ #Iceland2020 @WestKirbyGS https://t.co/KS9nF78LfR

our results

+0.76

GCSE Progress 8 Score

71.2

GCSE Attainment 8 Score

60%

of GCSE grades were 9-7

29 February
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01 March
DofE Silver Training

upcoming events

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School letters

Keep up to date with the latest letters and communications.

Coronavirus advice for education settings poster
28 February 2020 AQA GCSE History Student Revision Day โ€“ Elizabethan England โ€“ Manchester
2 to 4 March 2020 London GCSE Religious 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