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Wallace hits the heights with the Zipline Challenge

Saturday 4th February is World Cancer Day and an intrepid team from Wallace will take on Ireland’s longest Zipline Challenge. The Rapid River Zipline will be held at Colin Glen...

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 Women- Andrea Harrower

Andrea Harrower  (Thompson) , along with her siblings,  showed a huge enthusiasm for school life, especially sporting life as she was a consummate games player. Her late...

Wallace goes “green” for Open Morning 2023

As a school Wallace is proud of its reputation for creativity, innovation and effective use of technology so it seemed very natural to transfer our ease with all things IT to the...

Christmas Gifts

If, as a recent documentary suggested, Charles Dickens was the man who “invented Christmas” or, at least, many of the customs associated with it we can conclude that he...

The Wallace High School Creates with Virtual Reality

If you are of a certain age your acquaintanceship with virtual reality might have begun with the BBC series, starring local architect Robert Jamison, Your Home Made Perfect,...

Christmas Reflections

2022 saw the return of our school-based Carol Service for the first time since December 2019. It was a sobering thought to consider that no Key Stage 3 student had attended such...

Christmas Celebrations

Festive dressing, delivery of gifts and the iconic sixth form shown fondly known by decades of Wallace pupils as Christmas Pie all helped to create a fun-filled end of term. Our...

Senior Prize Day back with a “Powerful” message for all!

Teachers are not (generally) the most easily excited or indeed impressed,  but the announcement that Dr Jamie Pow was the Prize Day speaker for 2022 was greeted with...

Pupil Leaders 2022-23

Our Senior Prefect Team play a central role in the day to day running of the school. They are chosen by a robustly democratic voting procedure which involves both their peers and...