Sixth Form Open Evening - Wednesday 20th November

Come and visit us to find out more about our fantastic Sixth Form and the opportunities that we provide. For full details click here.

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What we’ve been up to…

15Nov '19

Today @WestKirbyGS is proud to be supporting @BBCCiN #ChildrenInNeed2019. The "good emperors" also aimed to help needy children.The #AlimentaItaliae is the first known nutrition program for children initiated by the emperor Nerva (96-98 A.D.) #KeepChattinLatin https://t.co/z9SyIvB9jq

15Nov '19

Only FIVE days until our @WKGS_6thForm Open Evening.... Let us give you 5⃣ reasons why you should #ChooseWKGS for Sixth Form. Click on the link below to find out more ⬇️ wkgs.org/school-life/wh… Wednesday 20th November 🗓️ 6pm-8pm⌚️ #ChooseWKGS6thForm #ChooseToBeYou #WKGS6thForm https://t.co/zDjlyTiffM

14Nov '19

We were lucky today to welcome Sascha and Elena from @LancasterUni to talk to #WKGSY8 #WKGSY11 #WKGSY12 about languages at university and teach us some Italian 🇮🇹. They were amazing! @WestKirbyGS @WKGS_6thForm https://t.co/Y1AkANiI7m

13Nov '19

A great way to help others twitter.com/micahliverpool…

13Nov '19

Congratulation to Keira, Jakub, Anna and Rebekah for coming third in #UKMT Senior Team Maths Challenge in Liverpool this afternoon 👏 @WestkirbyGS #WKGSY11, #WKGSY12, #WKGSY13

13Nov '19

Last minute preparation before #team Senior Maths Challenge @WestKirbyGS #WKGSY11 #WKGSY12 #WKGSY13 https://t.co/YGNJ68efT6

13Nov '19

Only 7 days until our Sixth Form Open Evening. Come & discover🔬 the amazing subjects & opportunities we offer for Sixth Form. Wed 20th Nov 2019🗓️ 6pm-8pm⌚️ #ChooseDiscovery #ChooseWKGS6thForm #ChooseToBeYou #WKGS6thForm https://wkgs.org/prospective/sixth-form

13Nov '19

Only 7 days until our @WKGS_6thForm Open Evening. Come & discover🔬 the amazing subjects & opportunities we offer for Sixth Form. Wed 20th Nov 2019🗓️ 6pm-8pm⌚️ #ChooseDiscovery #ChooseWKGS6thForm #ChooseToBeYou #WKGS6thForm wkgs.org/prospective/si… https://t.co/OEVwnc5bCn

12Nov '19

If you're studying a Christmas Carol at GCSE, see if you can spot any links (both in context and narrative) between ACC and the new Sainsbury's advert! #HoHoHo 🎅🎁🎄❄️ twitter.com/sainsburys/sta…

12Nov '19

While northern England has seen flooding this week, spare a thought also for the ancient city of #Matera, Italy 🇮🇹 @MaTerre2019 , European Capital of Culture and World Heritage Site 🇪🇺🏛️ in the grip of a major weather event. ⛈️🌧️ tg24.sky.it/cronaca/2019/1…

12Nov '19

Congratulations to all our Year 12 students who collected their well deserved GCSE Certificates today! We’re proud of you all!! 👏🙌😁👍🌟 #WKGSY12 #GCSE2019 #Proud #Congratulations #ChooseWKGS

12Nov '19

Our GCSE Presentation Ceremony was held this afternoon. A massive congratulations to all our students who achieved amazing results in their exams. 😃👍🙌👏🏆 #GCSE #PrizeGiving #WellDone #Congratulations #WKGSY12 #ChooseWKGS @WKGS_6thForm https://t.co/ajlfCWpFYC

12Nov '19

Our GCSE Presentation Ceremony was held this afternoon. A massive congratulations to all our students who achieved amazing results in their exams. A big thank you must also go to our special guest Mrs E Hughes for her insight and wisdom. 😃👏🙌🏆 #GCSE #PrizeGiving #Congratulations #WKGSY12 #ChooseWKGS

12Nov '19

Well done to Molly in #WKGSY11 for performing so well in the @OPENMICUK singing competition so far. We’re cheering you on and hope you make the national final 🤞🏻 ! 🎤 🎶 #ChooseToBeYou @WestKirbyGS westkirby.today/2019/11/09/wes…

11Nov '19

Feeling the burnout? Need some stress relief? Try doing Niksen..........the Dutch Philosophy of winding down and doing nothing for a few minutes. Switch off........reboot........boost your mental health #taketimeout #positivementalhealth twitter.com/wef/status/119…

our results

+0.77

GCSE Progress 8 Score

71.08

GCSE Attainment 8 Score

60%

of GCSE grades were 9-7

15 November
Non-uniform day - Children in Need
20 November
Y11 Opportunities Day & Eve

upcoming events

View our latest events for Year 11 students

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School letters

Keep up to date with the latest letters and communications.

16 to 22 November 2019 WKGS Parents' Newsletter
Anti Bullying leaflet
23 November 2019 UK Space Design Competition, University of Liverpool

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