EXAM RESULTS: Wallace celebrate best ever A-Level results

Wallace High School pupil Toby Kerr pictured at the school after receiving his A Level results today.

Wallace High School pupil Toby Kerr pictured at the school after receiving his A Level results today.

Students in Upper Sixth in Wallace are celebrating the school’s best ever A-Level results with 92% of the grades were A*-C.

An impressive 33 students achieved 3 or more A*/A grades and the percentage of students who achieved 3 or more A*-C grades climbed to the mid 80s; the highest ever recorded in Wallace.

Wallace High School pupil Jamie Lutton who achieved 4 A* grades at A Level pictured with father Erroll Lutton and Senior Teacher Mr Neal McKnight.

Wallace High School pupil Jamie Lutton who achieved 4 A* grades at A Level pictured with father Erroll Lutton and Senior Teacher Mr Neal McKnight.

Hector Epanomeritakis and Jamie Lutton both achieved 4 A* grades.

Hector now takes his place in Clare College, Cambridge to read Medicine. Three students achieved 3 A*: Toby Kerr, Ellen Newell, Cameron Patterson and Rachel O’Connor and Thomas Storey both achieved an impressive 3A* and 1A grade.

At AS level too the students achieved a very high level with 19 students celebrating four straight A grades and a further 14 students celebrating three A grades.

Mrs O’Hare, Principal, thanked the staff and congratulated the young people on these excellent results.

Wallace High School pupils who received their A Level results at the Lisburn school today.

Wallace High School pupils who received their A Level results at the Lisburn school today.

She said: “The staff work tirelessly and with dedication to support our students. I should like to express my congratulations and best wishes to last year’s Upper Sixth.

“They have been a pleasure to teach and on behalf of all the staff I wish them every success and encourage them to keep in touch. We are proud of you all.”

Wallace High School pupils pictured at the Lisburn school today after picking up their results.

Wallace High School pupils pictured at the Lisburn school today after picking up their results.