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What we’ve been up to…

25Feb '20

#WKGSY9 had another amazing trip to Spain 🇪🇸☀️ They visited La Mezquita-Catedral de Córdoba, Gibralfaro in Málaga & Benalmadena amongst other wonderful activities. Looks like an great time was had by all👍🙌👏 #Spain 🇪🇸 #WKGSOnTour✈️ #EducationalGlobetrotting🌍 @WKGS_MFL https://t.co/uPP7AanSNK

25Feb '20

#WKGSY9 had another amazing trip to the South of Spain 🇪🇸 during the half term ☀️☀️☀️ They visited La Mezquita-Catedral de Córdoba, Alcázar de los Reyes Cristianos, Gibralfaro in Málaga 🏰 & Benalmádena amongst other wonderful activities. Looks like an great time was had by all! 🇪🇸☀️👍 #Spain 🇪🇸 #WKGSOnTour✈️ #WKGSMFL #EducationalGlobetrotting 🌍

25Feb '20

A truly amazing woman and a role model for many ⁦⁦@WestKirbyGS⁩ .The film ‘Hidden Figures’ made a big impact on our students and is well worth a watch bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-…

24Feb '20

What an experience for our @WKGS_Theatre students who went on an amazing trip to New York 🌃🗽 They seen many famous sights including #Broadway #CentralPark #StatueOfLiberty #ChelseaHighline & the #EmpireStateBuilding A fantastic time had by all #NYC🗽🇺🇸 #WKGSOnTour ✈️#WKGSDrama https://t.co/ZmLcXs6fKV

24Feb '20

What an experience for our Drama students who went on an amazing trip to New York City 🌃🗽 They seen many famous sights including #Broadway #CentralPark #StatueOfLiberty #ChelseaHighline and the #EmpireStateBuilding A fantastic time had by all! #NYC 🌃🗽🇺🇸 #WKGSOnTour ✈️#WKGSDrama 🎭 #EducationalGlobetrotting 🌍

24Feb '20

Well done to our @WKGS_Geography department who ran another fantastic trip to Iceland 🇮🇸 over half term. The students were able to witness some amazing sites, including the #NorthernLights 🌌💫🌟 #Iceland 🇮🇸 #WKGSOnTour ✈️ #WKGSGeography 🗺 🌋#EducationalGlobetrotting https://t.co/7lcZRlbUn6

24Feb '20

Well done to our Geography department who ran another fantastic trip to Iceland 🇮🇸 over half term. The students were able to witness some amazing sites, including the #NorthernLights 🌌💫🌟 #Iceland 🇮🇸 #WKGSOnTour ✈️ #WKGSGeography 🗺 🌋#EducationalGlobetrotting

24Feb '20

Great to see that so many of our students had a wonderful time skiing ⛷️ on the slopes of Austria 🇦🇹 over half term. #WKGSOnTour #WKGSSkiing #EducationalGlobetrotting #Ski #Austria 🇦🇹⛷️🙌❄️🎿

24Feb '20

Great to see that so many of our students had a wonderful time skiing ⛷️ on the slopes of Austria 🇦🇹 over half term. #WKGSOnTour #WKGSSkiing #EducationalGlobetrotting #Ski #Austria 🇦🇹⛷️🙌❄️🎿 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. 💚 Taking time to be kind to other people can be beneficial for your own emotional wellbeing. happiful.com/simple-ways-to… #BeKind #wellbeing #mentalhealth

20Feb '20

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

19Feb '20

Standing between two continents 🇮🇸🌋❄️ #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 🇮🇸 https://t.co/p138Q7WIkI

18Feb '20

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

18Feb '20

Another day, another beautiful waterfall on Day 3 of the trip 😍🥾 #Iceland2020 @WestKirbyGS https://t.co/nKnVTmYM90

our results

+0.76

GCSE Progress 8 Score

71.2

GCSE Attainment 8 Score

60%

of GCSE grades were 9-7

02 March
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04 March
Y9 RS trip to London

upcoming events

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School letters

Keep up to date with the latest letters and communications.

29 February 2020 Under 14 Cheshire Schools Hockey Tournament
Coronavirus advice for education settings poster
28 February 2020 AQA GCSE History Student Revision Day – Elizabethan England – Manchester

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