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

Bronze at the Biology Olympiad

Congratulations go to Year 14 students Georgia Dummigan and Jamie Nicholson who achieved a bronze award in the British Biology Olympiad 2018. This year, over 7800 students participated in the competition and achieving a bronze...

Prep School Word Millionaires!

Four young people from the Preparatory Department recently celebrated surpassing the million words read target as part...

First Lego League Success


“We are not using kids to build robots we are using robots to build kids” Dean Kamen- Founder of First®...

Storms and smiles as Sixth Year enjoy last day

To use a phrase drawn from cricket rain stopped play but didn’t dampen the high spirits of the class of 2018. The...

Sports News


Mighty Mc Team of the Year at Sports Awards

Wallace’s annual sporting Oscars saw the Team of the Year announced as the 2nd X1 boys’ hockey team. Co-captained by Dawson Cleland and Michael Jones and coached by the...



The Wallace High School boys’ hockey 2nd XI recently completed only the second double in their history, winning both the Prior Shield and Dowdall Cup in a hectic month of...

And still they ran!

Wallace is delighted to be able to boast of a team of enthusiastic and gifted young runners who show a commitment to training and performance regardless of weather conditions. The...

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Upcoming Events

  • Mon, May 21 – Fri, May 25:Internal Exams Y8-11
  • Mon, May 28:School Closed: Staff Training
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