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

Cover Stars!

Central to our annual Open Morning is the publication of the school’s Prospectus. In 2021 and 2022 this document has been an online journal, reflecting the circumstances of the Covid-19 pandemic and the Department of Education’s advice. The Prospectus is designed as a...

Open Morning 2022

Welcome to the Wallace Open Morning 2022 Usually, we welcome thousands of visitors in person; today, we welcome you as virtual visitors....

Tidings of comfort and joy

Covid-19 has robbed us of many opportunities but due to meticulous planning and precise adherence to PHA guidance, we were able to hold our...

Ben Blaney’s painting of North coast scoops first prize in NI 100 Art competition

In October this term Education Minister, Michelle McIlveen, launched a NI100 Art Competition for schools across Northern Ireland. The...

Festive fare, festive rock and festive frocks!

Have you had a Christmas pizza? It was one of the many delicious offerings in the school canteen to build that all important festive...

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Wallace Day 2020 Workout!

Winter warm-up! Bend and stretch for Christmas! The last day of term has been transformed into a series of activities to be enjoyed from the seclusion of living rooms where some...


Schools’ Cup Celebration

Nine months after the devastating announcement by the Schools’ Branch of Ulster Rugby that the hugely anticipated final between Wallace and Royal School Armagh was not to be...


Reuben’s Day

Wallace’s 1XV Captain of 2019/20 Reuben Crothers finally got to raise the historic Danske Bank Ulster Schools’ Cup trophy over his head…but sadly six months after what...