Mrs D O'Hare

The Wallace High School has a proud and rich tradition of academic excellence, pastoral support and extra-curricular provision.
Value for the individual is central to school life and is demonstrated through our shared aims of commitment, opportunity, respect and excellence.

A cross community, selective grammar school Wallace welcomes applications from all sections of the Lisburn and wider community.
Whether you are a current, prospective or former student, an interested parent or member of the local community, I trust you find this site informative and illustrative of the breadth and quality of education on offer here.

Mrs D. O'Hare (Principal).

School News

Blast Off with Young Enterprise

Fans of Dragons’ Den and The Apprentice would have enjoyed witnessing the competitive spirit demonstrated by Wallace’s Year 9 pupils at the Young Enterprise Blast Off programme which saw the pupils participating in a range of fun activities and being inspired by genuine...

Public Speaking Success!

Year 13 students Joel Coupe, Maria John and Max Kamalarajah have enjoyed an incredible year competing in the BPW Public Speaking...

National Careers Week 2023

National Careers Week 2023 6th – 11th March National Careers Week (NCW) is a celebration of careers guidance and free resources in...

Edgar Graham Memorial Public Speaking

Year 13 students Grace Bolton and Joel Coupe participated in the Edgar Graham Memorial Public Speaking competition this week. The event,...

Top of the Bench Success for Wallace’s Chemistry Students

January 19th , 2023 saw the keenly anticipated return of the Regional Heat of the Royal Society of Chemistry Top of the Bench Competition...

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Wallace triumph in Netball NI Finals!

Wallace demonstrated that they are a force to be reckoned with in the world of Northern Ireland schools’ sport when they contested five finals in the Northern Ireland netball...


The gloves are on as Paige bids for title glory

(This is the first of a series of article Girls & Sport showcasing the achievements of Wallace girls in a range of sporting activities. Paige is travelling to Sweden in early...


Wallace thrilled to engrave its name on new trophy

To the delight of a huge Wallace crowd our under 16 team became the second winners of the Danske Bank Schools’ U16 Cup, triumphing 12-0 over Campbell College, Belfast at the...