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What we’ve been up to…

14Feb '20

What a great way to end our half term with so many amazing trips happening for our students #WKGSGeography #WKGSDrama #WKGSMFL 🌍🌎🙌🛫✈️ #Spain 🇪🇸 #Iceland 🇮🇸 #NewYorkCity🗽🇺🇸 #Austria 🎿 🇦🇹 #LearningOutsideTheClassroom #WKGSOnTour #EducationalGlobetrotting

14Feb '20

What a great way to end our half term with so many amazing trips happening for our students @WKGS_MFL @WKGS_Geography @WKGS_Theatre @WKGS_Science 🌎🙌🛫✈️ #Spain 🇪🇸 #Iceland 🇮🇸 #NewYorkCity🗽🇺🇸 #Austria 🎿 🇦🇹 #LearningOutsideTheClassroom #WKGSOnTour #EducationalGlobetrotting https://t.co/0k9XyvlFLB

14Feb '20

Guess where we are @WestKirbyGS ? The @WKGS_Theatre drama trip has landed in #NewYorkCity .The students had a great time up the #empirestatebuilding what a fantastic view🗽#broadway #NYC #theatre https://t.co/HUioKZoGoC

13Feb '20

What other book could you need? twitter.com/jimalkhalili/s…

13Feb '20

More from our Impact Day - Empowering Women 👏 https://t.co/6kxZIzddCh

13Feb '20

Impact Day - Empowering Women 👏 https://t.co/Er5pj23KAs

12Feb '20

#MissHigham’s dance group who created an amazing performance based on Empowering Women today for Impact Day, the girls were fantastic! 😃👩🏼‍🤝‍👩🏽 @WestKirbyGS @WKGS_Pastoral https://t.co/rGap9TKYOQ

11Feb '20

The History Department are so grateful for the opportunities provided by #ErasmusPlus @Erasmus_Project. Today Mr Robinson spoke to a group of Hungarian students about Brexit. Fantastic to see him flying our flag in Budapest #wkgspol #politics @WestKirbyGS https://t.co/nWy6ZndCFO

11Feb '20

Congratulations to the winners of our ‘teacher number hunt’ which took place on Friday to support #numberday @NSPCC and thanks to our #Yr12FM class for organising the quiz @WestKirbyGS https://t.co/Asqf6DyQDe

11Feb '20

The deadline for applications to #WKGS6thForm is fast approaching.... Get your application in by Thursday 13th February by clicking on the links below ⬇️⬇️⬇️ https://wkgs.org https://wkgs.org/sixth-form-online-application #ChooseWKGS6thForm #ChooseToBeYou

11Feb '20

Our values are inspired by our school motto:ad metam contendo-strive towards the goal.These 6 core values aren’t simply words on a page.We live & breathe them everyday, driven by our determination to inspire & support every child in the pursuit of their goals,whatever they may be https://t.co/aS1jmgArx8

11Feb '20

The deadline for applications to @WKGS_6thForm is fast approaching.... Get your application in by Thursday 13th February by clicking on the links below ⬇️⬇️⬇️ wkgs.org wkgs.org/sixth-form-onl… #ChooseWKGS6thForm #ChooseToBeYou https://t.co/cc6MsfSV46

11Feb '20

For #SaferInternetDay, we took part in the #freetobe campaign where we explore how we could make an Internet where we are FREE to be ourselves. F - Fairly treated R - Represented E - Equal E - Empowered @WestKirbyGS https://t.co/5s314CyVjb

11Feb '20

To mark #SaferInternetDay our students have been busy exploring issues surrounding online identity, the role of the Internet in challenging or re-enforcing stereotypes and whether or not everyone is fairly represented in the online community. @UK_SIC @WestKirbyGS #ChooseWKGS https://t.co/IZnImsQdPm

10Feb '20

Retweet to help those in need twitter.com/whitechapelliv…

our results

+0.76

GCSE Progress 8 Score

71.2

GCSE Attainment 8 Score

60%

of GCSE grades were 9-7

06 March
House Tag Rugby
13 March
Non Uniform Day (Sport Relief) - tbc

upcoming events

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School letters

Keep up to date with the latest letters and communications.

15 to 28 February 2020 WKGS Parents' Newsletter
13 February 2020 Letter to Parents and Carers from WKGS Headteacher.pdf
6 March 2020 Women’s World Day of Prayer.

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