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School’s Out for 2021

The school year of 2020-2021 certainly went out with a bang not a whimper! Over the final weeks  of term pupils enjoyed a range of stimulating activities designed to stretch...

Multi-coloured paint banishes the Covid blues!

2020-2021 was sadly all too similar to 2019-2020 in terms of school life. Not only did we miss a term in school of face to face teaching and learning, we also missed companionship...

Welcome to Wallace! Year 8 Induction

Welcome to the Wallace family!  We hope you enjoy our ‘Virtual Induction’ and start to feel part of our school community today.  You will be able to listen to...

Art and Design end of year gallery 2021

Creativity is a global language. Wherever you are, join us online to view the art work of our talented students. While we may not be able to come together face to face for our...

Year 8 Transfer to Post Primary – Information for Parents

As you are aware, parents will be notified of their child’s post primary school place on Saturday, 12 June 2021 from 9.00am through the Education Authority’s online...

Farewell to the class of 2021

When the chronicles of Wallace High School come to be written and the 150th anniversary of its founding celebrated in 2030 the class of 2021 will have a unique entry! The class of...

Sponsors visit Wallace

Wallace High School were delighted to welcome three very special guests this week. Alan Woodside, Stephen McCluskey and Steven Caldwell, visited the school to meet members of the...

Celebrating Celia; our very own “Iron Lady”

Mrs Celia Gourley OBE was one redoubtable lady! Born Celia Hadden she attended Wallace Preparatory Department and Wallace High School along with her younger brother Adrian; he...

Red Nose Day- Charity Catch Up

Although we haven’t been at school for a term we haven’t been idle in raising awareness of charities both at home and overseas. Between September and December 2020 you helped...

Sophie is Soroptomists’ top speaker

What do you do in a pandemic when all opportunity to play your favourite sport disappears? Some people might disappear under their duvets or at the very least slack on their...