Past Pupils Tag Archive

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...

Wallace Women – Katherine Steele

Our latest post in our series Wallace Women features Dr Katherine ( Kat) Steele.  As Katherine McCreary she  met her husband Drew Steele at Wallace ; they were...

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- 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...

COVID-19 and the Little Red Dot

Lockdown in Singapore isn’t called Lockdown. It’s called the ‘Circuit Breaker’ or ‘CB’ so as to avoid any potentially negative mistranslations across the different...

Chris Henry opens Wallace’s School Enhancement Project

Any idea what was happening in Lisburn on the 4th October forty years ago? Sir Peter Froggatt, Vice-Chancellor of Queen’s University, was the honoured guest who officially...

DAY OF HOCKEY CELEBRATION AT THE WALLACE HIGH SCHOOL

The Wallace High School hockey club hosted a day of hockey on Friday 8th June on the now famous “smurf turf” featuring close to two hundred and fifty participants of various...