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Compassion in a pandemic

It is one of the greatest tragedies of the pandemic that charities, working alongside the needy and vulnerable, have been amongst those hit hardest. Major fundraising events have...

Wallace Women- Samara Prentice

Samara Prentice (Briggs to her school friends) is an excellent example of the agility and resilience we hope to foster in our students. Many of our current students are likely to...

Wallace Women- Hilary Woods

Hilary is currently the Principal of Belfast Royal Academy, having previously served with distinction as Principal of Antrim Grammar School, Acting Principal and permanent...

Wallace Women- Angela Bennett

Angela Bennett is a current member of Wallace’s Board of Governors, proud mother of two Wallace girls and Joint Managing Director of Diamond, a company providing Intelligent...

Wallace Women- Elizabeth Huddleson

Continuing with our series Wallace Women we introduce Elizabeth Huddleson, current Principal of Bangor Grammar school where, in her own words, she is “mother” to nine hundred...

Wallace Women- Denise Watson

Denise Watson is a well-known local radio and TV presenter and a current member of Wallace’s Board of Governors. She attended Wallace in the 1980s and her daughter Samantha is...

Wallace Women- Sandra McCabe

We are pleased to introduce what will be a regular website feature. Wallace Women will be a series of profiles of former pupils of the school and will outline some of their life...

Why do you want to cook with Suzie Lee?

Lots of Year 8 wanted to do just that! Year 8 students hoping to win a highly coveted place at this very special event submitted a short paragraph judged by the staff of the...

Wallace Day 2020- Senior Prize Day

Virtual celebration for Senior Prize Day 2020 Covid-19 has played havoc with so many cherished traditions and our annual event, celebrating the success of our students at GCSE and...

Wallace Day 2020- Carol Service

Carols but not by candlelight! For many members of the wider Wallace family Christmas begins with the school’s annual Christmas Concert which over the years has been held in...