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IT Devices from local business McGinley Support Services
REMOTE BUT NOT ALONE

Easing the self-isolation challenge - students benefit from a donation of laptops from McGinley Support Services More...

WGGS Staff Leavers
FAREWELL TO STAFF - 2020

It's that time of year where we say farewell to some our dedicated staff... More...

Class Photo
AN EVOLUTION OF WATFORD GIRLS:1957-2016

In a selection of interviews, alumnae from the 1950s to 2016 talk about their experiences as Watford Grammarians; from changes in uniform and subjects… More...

For The Archive

WGGS Staff Leavers
FAREWELL TO STAFF - 2020

It's that time of year where we say farewell to some our dedicated staff... More...

WGGS Alumnae In The Press
EMMA WINS AGAIN!

Emma's win shows yet again that a positive attitude and determination reap rewards More...

Student Report - School Rules
HAVE THE SCHOOL RULES REALLY CHANGED?

Student Reporter Niamh 12D investigates the school rules comparing 2019 with the 20th century.... More...

Dame Helen Says...

RWANDA 2018 - MAKING A DIFFERENCE BY DAME HELEN

Read about Dame Helen's third expedition to Rwanda with members of the school community More...

Refugees to Recovery
REFUGEES TO RECOVERY CONFERENCE Saturday 1st October 2016

A CONFERENCE FOR YOUNG PEOPLE TO INFORM AND INSPIRE ACTION More...

R to R
REFUGEES TO RECOVERY CHARITY MEAL

CURRY NIGHT - MON 25TH JULY 2016 More...

School

IT Devices from local business McGinley Support Services
REMOTE BUT NOT ALONE

Easing the self-isolation challenge - students benefit from a donation of laptops from McGinley Support Services More...

WGGS class of 2020
WELCOME CLASS OF 2020!

You left us in an extra-ordinary way, in extra-ordinary circumstances – but the support of the WGGS community is with you! More...

Lady's Close building
THE SCHOOL’S HISTORIC BUILDINGS & NEW ADDITIONS

The Lady's Close building - home of English. More...

Careers

OGA Volunteer information
HOW TO VOLUNTEER - CAREERS

Our 2-step guide to completing/updating your education/employment information and letting us know how you can help with careers guidance for current s… More...

Careers videos
WE LOVE THAT YOU LOVE TO COME BACK! BUT...

Coming back to the school right now is not possible so we are looking at alternative ways to channel your generosity and expertise to safely provide c… More...

WGGS Volunteers
VOLUNTEERING FOR CAREERS RELATED EVENTS AT WGGS

You said you wanted to hear from us but do we know how you can help? More...

Sixth Form

What could have been...
PANIC AT THE PROM?!

A little update :) More...

Letter to Yr13 Class of 2020
LETTER IN LOCKDOWN - THE HEAD'S FAREWELL MESSAGE

A lockdown letter from Miss Tai to you... More...

Class of 2020 Muck-up day messages
MUCK-UP MESSAGES PART II

The messages keep coming... More...

Tips From the Team

OGA Volunteer information
HOW TO VOLUNTEER - CAREERS

Our 2-step guide to completing/updating your education/employment information and letting us know how you can help with careers guidance for current s… More...

The big opt-in
THE BIG OPT-IN

The law is changing - without your consent we will not be able to contact you. More...

Tips from the team
#5 REVIEW YOUR CONSENT OPTIONS - THE BIG OPT-IN

HOW TO ADD/CHANGE YOUR CONSENT OPTIONS More...

Specialist Insight

DON'T LET GOLDILOCKS BE YOUR GUIDE

READ FORMER WGGS DEPUTY HEAD, STEVE JOHNSON'S, INSPIRING AND ENTERTAINING FOUNDERS' DAY 2018 ADDRESS More...

The Peace of Cake
THE PEACE OF CAKE

Happiness is knowing that there is a cake, safe in the cupboard, sealed in a cake tin, and that you can have access to it when you choose. More...

Danielle Shaw - A Fabric of Dreams
AN AUTHOR'S LIFE

DANIELLE SHAW GIVES AN INSIGHT INTO HER CAREER AS AN AUTHOR More...

From The Archive

REFLECTIONS: AN OPEN LETTER TO OLD GIRLS

In an article originally published in the Old Girls' news sheet, Wendy Paul neé Natley (class of '74) reflects upon a significant event from her scho… More...

FTF Perspective Magazine Autumn 2013
FACE THE FUTURE - A TEACHER'S PERSPECTIVE

In 2013 Into the Future (now FACE the Future) was in its 25th year - Steve Johnson gave his perspective on this special annual event More...

WGGS magazine 1948
RECOLLECTIONS - YVONNE SPRINGER (NÉE MURRAY)

From her aspirations to be Poet Laureate to becoming a medical bioscientist - Yvonne recalls her time at WGGS More...

Reunions

WGGS Reunion/Celebration
HELEN'S HAPPY GATHERING

Helen Hall celebrates with friends More...

OGA Connected 2019
CONNECTED SUCCESS!

Everyone benefits as students past and present come together for an enjoyable afternoon More...

WGGS 1989 reunion
CLASS OF '89 REUNION

INVITATION EXTENDED FOR REUNION EVENT THIS SATURDAY! More...

Departments

Science & Maths Depts.
CHANGING THE WORLD

Cambridge University student and WGGS Alumnae, Claire Restarick visited us recently to present her inspiring iGEM project. Read 12B student, Charlott… More...

Artistic Futures
ARTISTIC FUTURES EXHIBITION

Visit our school gallery on Monday 17th October to view the degree and professional artwork of WGGS alumnae More...

WGGS - MFL
MODERN FOREIGN LANGUAGES REQUEST

ARE YOU A LANGUAGE GRADUATE OR DO YOU USE LANGUAGES IN YOUR WORKPLACE? More...

In The Press

WGGS alumna in the press
FORMER HEAD GIRL IN SHADOW CABINET

Former head girl and current MP for Leicester West, Liz Kendall, appointed health minister role in Keir Starmer's shadow cabinet More...

WGGS Alumnae In The Press
EMMA WINS AGAIN!

Emma's win shows yet again that a positive attitude and determination reap rewards More...

WGGS In The Press
THE SOVEREIGN'S PARADE

The Daily Telegraph - Mon 12th August 2019 More...

Life After WGGS

Collected Sonnets by Gavin Selerie
COLLECTED SONNETS BY GAVIN SELERIE

Poet and former WGGS English teacher, Gavin Selerie, publishes work spanning 50 years More...

Venice
A SPLENDID ENGLISH TEACHER

Jean Liddiard remembers Eileen Mackinlay More...

Arab Horse Society Centenary Book Signing
RETIRED AND WORKING HARD!

Anne Brown - "retired but working just as hard".... More...

Site & Facilities

Fuller Life Health & Fitness Centre
VACANCIES - FULLER LIFE

INTERESTED IN WORKING AS A LIFEGUARD AT FULLER LIFE HEALTH & FITNESS CENTRE? More...

Site & Facilities - Fuller Life
SCHOOL COMMUNITY DISCOUNT

JOIN TODAY FOR YOUR SPECIAL OLD GRAMMARIAN DISCOUNT! OUR FITNESS CENTRE OFFERS A HIGH QUALITY FACILITY WITH A FRIENDLY ATMOSPHERE FOR YOUR TRAINING N… More...

Alumna Visits

FTF 2019 Break-time for Interviewers
FACE THE FUTURE 2019 - A BIG THANK YOU

Alumnae and Friends of the School return.... More...

WGGS Uni Talks 2019
MY UNIVERSITY EXPERIENCE

Alumnae return to brief Yr13 on life at uni! More...

WGGS Perspective Magazine
ATTITUDE - THE KEY TO SUCCESS

Read our student interview with Paralympic Gold winner and WGGS alumna Emma Wiggs More...

FACE The Future

Careers videos
WE LOVE THAT YOU LOVE TO COME BACK! BUT...

Coming back to the school right now is not possible so we are looking at alternative ways to channel your generosity and expertise to safely provide c… More...

FTF 2019 Break-time for Interviewers
FACE THE FUTURE 2019 - A BIG THANK YOU

Alumnae and Friends of the School return.... More...

FTF Perspective Magazine Autumn 2013
FACE THE FUTURE - A TEACHER'S PERSPECTIVE

In 2013 Into the Future (now FACE the Future) was in its 25th year - Steve Johnson gave his perspective on this special annual event More...

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