Sixth Form Induction and Welcome

All students hoping to join our Sixth Form in September are encouraged to follow our latest Instagram page (click here to visit our Sixth Form Induction page) where you will be able to ask questions of our current Sixth Form Senior Team and find out more about life in the WKGS Sixth Form. You are also encouraged to access the transition work that has been posted to help you make the step from GCSE to A-level (wkgs.org/summer-work).

Year 7 Induction and Welcome

We have created a new page on our website for Year 6 students who will be joining us in September with some resources and activties to help you get to know our school and what life is like at West Kirby. Please visit wkgs.org/y7-transition for the latest information and some material to introduce to our school community.

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What we’ve been up to…

07Jul '20

Jump Back July - Day 7: Shift your mood by doing something you really enjoy. #Wellbeing #JumpBackJuly @WestKirbyGS https://t.co/F54iCm06Kg

06Jul '20

This week is the Virtual Merseyside School Games. Each day we will share their Challenge Cards for you to have a go at. Today is Movement Monday. #MerseysideSG @WestKirbyGS @WKGS_Pastoral @WirralSG https://t.co/NGhWvsaTUo

06Jul '20

Jump Back July - Day 6: Put a problem in perspective and see the bigger picture. #Wellbeing #JumpBackJuly @WestKirbyGS https://t.co/kn1wbc8r2R

05Jul '20

Maybe a walking tour next year to accompany our annual visit with Y8 to the @SlaveryMuseum @WestKirbyGS twitter.com/SoniaBassey1/s…

05Jul '20

Happy birthday 🥳 to our wonderful NHS. Giving a safety net ‘from cradle to grave’ @WestKirbyGS twitter.com/PHMMcr/status/…

05Jul '20

Jump Back July - Day 5: Avoid saying "must" or "should" to yourself today. #Wellbeing #JumpBackJuly @WestKirbyGS https://t.co/AILxydxhhk

04Jul '20

Jump Back July - Day 4: Find an action you can take to overcome a problem or worry. #JumpBackJuly #Wellbeing @WestKirbyGS https://t.co/RoqIkMKYMk

03Jul '20

▶️Update from the Headteacher◀️ The link for our weekly letter from Mrs Sargent is below ⤵️ wkgs.org/files/download… Please see our #WKGS website wkgs.org for further information. We hope you have a good weekend. 😊 #WKGSCommunity #WKGSInThisTogether #StaySafe 💙

03Jul '20

Something our @Wirral_AC or @WestCheshireAC athletes might want to get involved with once the tracks open up again. You will need a Club Coach to ratify your performance. #runjumpthrow @WestKirbyGS @WKGS_Pastoral twitter.com/SchoolAthletic…

03Jul '20

Jump Back July - Day 3: Adopt a growth mindset. Change 'I can't' into 'I can't'...yet'. #JumpBackJuly #Wellbeing @WestKirbyGS https://t.co/2nvqdp1tc6

02Jul '20

We’re thrilled to read this excellent article by former @WestKirbyGS MFL student @thomsonv3 , just graduating from @DeLCLancaster in 🇫🇷 🇪🇸🇩🇪. Well done, Erin and very best wishes from us all! lancaster.ac.uk/languages-and-…

02Jul '20

Jump Back July - Day 2: Make a list of things you are looking forward to. #JumpBackJuly #Wellbeing @WestKirbyGS https://t.co/aQoA03bq6w

01Jul '20

Round 1 scores are in for the 2nd Computing code breaking challenge. Everyone welcome to take part. Link is available on Google Classroom. You can earn points in every round so not too late to get involved! @WestKirbyGS https://t.co/l8WtfKDJui

01Jul '20

Jump Back July - Day 1: Be willing to ask for help when you need it today (and always). #JumpBackJuly #Wellbeing @WestKirbyGS https://t.co/IyTKlkusa2

01Jul '20

As July begins and we look forward to the future join us for #JumpBackJuly and find ways to be more resilient in challenging times. #wellbeing @WestKirbyGS https://t.co/EGaDQZ2oRk

our results

+0.76

GCSE Progress 8 Score

71.2

GCSE Attainment 8 Score

60%

of GCSE grades were 9-7

09 July
Sports Day
13 July
Sports Day Reserve

upcoming events

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School letters

Keep up to date with the latest letters and communications.

Letter from the Headteacher 3 July 2020
Uniform Suppliers update and contact information 24 June 2020
Forrester by Monkhouse Uniform Suppliers safety measures plan

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