English Tag Archive

Heaney HomePlace visit

Year 13 AS English Literature students recently enjoyed a scenic drive through snow covered terrain to visit the Heaney HomePlace in Bellaghy. The award winning centre situated in...

Year 8 pupils get “the buzz”

Year 8 pupils were delighted to receive a novel this week, kindly funded for them by the members of our Old Girls’ Association prior to its transformation to the Former...

The “Write” stuff

The English Department has had a busy and successful academic term, with a host of curricular and extra-curricular activities. Staff were thrilled to hear that Lucy Watson,...

Using ShowMe to Analysis a Poem

Video showing excellent use of the ShowMe app to analysis a poem....

Notable Successes for the English Department

The Wallace High School English Department has rounded off a busy 2011 with a number of notable successes. Lower Sixth student Natasha Gillies proved she was made of the...

Katie Wins Radio 2 Story Competition

Katie, a Year 9 pupil at The Wallace High School achieved recent success in a story competition supported by Radio 2. Inspired by her English teacher Mrs McClenaghan, she wrote a...

Wallace Teacher Cycles Vietnam

Wallace High School teacher Jackie Kinahan swapped the cold weather in Lisburn recently for a once in a lifetime cycling trip in Vietnam. Jackie, a teacher in Wallace for 10...

Wallace Teacher Wins Award for Enterprise

Walllace High School teacher Gillian McGarry recently won the Northern Ireland Teaching Award for Enterprise. Miss McGarry, Head of English, was nominated for the Award by Year 12...

Out of the Darkness

Journalism students from The Wallace High School recently spent a day at the innovative photographic exhibition, “Out of the Darkness”. The exhibition which chronicles forty...