Sixth Form Open Evening - Tuesday 15th November

Our Sixth Form Open Evening will take place on Tuesday 15th November, 18:00-20:00 with Headteacher / Head of Sixth Form talks taking place at 18:00 and 19:00.

We would like to invite prospective students and their parents/carers to join us for the evening to find out about the fantastic opportunities we offer at WKGS Sixth Form. 

Please visit the link below to book your place. 

https://wkgs.org/6th-form-open-evening

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What we’ve been up to…

03Oct '22

Key Stage 3 Coding Club begins Tuesday 3rd October in B13 at 1.15. Come along and have a go at some fun, creative coding projects and problem solving challenges. All welcome! Thanks to Casey (Year 9) for creating the advert! https://t.co/9M4KH1DkTE

30Sep '22

It's been a busy day at #WKGS with our annual House Bake Off competition /#MacmillanCoffeeMorning event. Thanks everyone who baked/donated and also to those who bought cakes raising money for such a fantastic cause. Bake Off winners and total amount raised to be announced soon. https://t.co/gLZGs3GrZE

30Sep '22

It's House Bake Off and World's Biggest Coffee Morning today! Thanks to everyone who has entered the competition and donated to this fantastic cause. Cakes have been on sale at break and will be again at lunch. More photos to follow! #WKGSCommunity #MacmillanCoffeeMorning https://t.co/nBsOLCTHHZ

30Sep '22

728ft above sea level #teesdale #rivers #fieldwork #WKGSY10 https://t.co/T9sB93uDu8

30Sep '22

Thursday afternoon at High force waterfall learning about how geology causes waterfall retreat. #WKGSY10 #highforce #chasingwaterfalls https://t.co/6H70ifaQsG

30Sep '22

#rivers #fieldwork #WKGSY10 https://t.co/k3nm4bjmMT

30Sep '22

Geography in action! Year 10 out putting their river knowledge to the test collecting data showing how changes as we travel downstream. #WKGSY10 #rivers #fieldwork https://t.co/o58547YY5R

30Sep '22

Our year 10 girls had a treat Thursday evening! We got to watch the dancers and singers of Parkinson Lane Primary school in Halifax. We even got to learn some traditional South Asian Bhangra dances! #WKGSY10 #LakeDistrict #Bhangra https://t.co/ttLiKpj0dL

30Sep '22

Year 10 GCSE Geography Fieldwork

Year 10 Geographers undertook a three-day fieldtrip initially in the Lake District at Ambleside. They looked at flood prevention techniques in Cockermouth and also woodland ecosystems. On day two they moved onto the top of the Pennines into County Durham to follow the course of the River Tees as far as Barnard Castle, including a visit to the High Force waterfall. The third day included human geography fieldwork in Grasmere and Keswick. They also had the opportunity to watch and learn some traditional South Asian Bhangra dances from the dancers and singers of Parkinson lane Primary School in Halifax!

30Sep '22

Macmillan Coffee Morning

Students and staff have once again been baking to provide donations for the Macmillan Coffee Morning – supporting a very worthy cause with the added bonus of cake consumption!

29Sep '22

We would like to thank artist (and former #WKGS student) Bronnie who visited this week. Bronnie not only performed for all year groups, but shared her experiences of mental health, body image, relationships and a number of other issues with our students. @BronnieMusic https://t.co/JXsiEM2FeF

29Sep '22

Tomorrow will be your last chance to visit the Scolastic Book Fair in the Library. All payments for books on Scopay. All are welcome! #WKGS twitter.com/LibraryWkgs/st…

29Sep '22

Congratulations to the cast of Grease ... the cast list is now up! We were blown away by the talent of everyone that auditioned. Well done! #youretheonethatiwant #greaseistheword #auditions #showtime @WKGS_Theatre @WestKirbyGS https://t.co/hzQarHV8pF

29Sep '22

Year 7 Cross Country - team results: 🥇Wallis 🟥 🥈Furniss 🟪 🥉Stewart 🟨 4. Hudson ⬜️ 5. Paton 🟩 6. Gonner 🟦 @WestKirbyGS

28Sep '22

Self-Esteem speaker and singer/songwriter – Bronnie

A very exciting day for WKGS students when singer/song-writer and motivational speaker, Bronnie, visited the school. Along with performing many of her hits, the former student ran workshops with students in Years 7 -12, focussing on self-esteem. Topics covered during each 50 minute workshop included body image, confidence building, resilience and managing relationships. Students also had an opportunity for open discussion during each session.

our results

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GCSE Progress 8 Score

71.2

GCSE Attainment 8 Score

60%

of GCSE grades were 9-7

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30 September 2022 WKGS Parents' Newsletter
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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 supplier only:

Blazers and School badged items of uniform can be bought from the following suppliers. All non-badged items may be purchased from high street retailers but must follow the guidelines in the Uniform & Equipment List.

  • Larry Adams, 7A Banks Road, West Kirby (Tel: 0151 625 9424) larryadams.co.uk
  • Wirral Uniform Centre 2A Princess Pavement, Grange Precinct, Birkenhead (Tel 0151 647 9588) wirraluniforms.com