Associated Primaries & School Day
We work closely with our associated primary schools to ensure a smooth transition from P7 to S1.
Members of Wallace High School staff visit and meet pupils and parents of our associated primaries during Primary 6 and 7. We aim to be well informed about pupils’ learning, social, medical and pastoral needs to help us be better prepared when they join us at Wallace High School in August. All P7 pupils visit Wallace High for two days in May to become acquainted with the school and our staff. Pupils also visit the school throughout P6 and 7 for a range of curricular transition experiences, including those in Mathematics, Science and PE (our School of Sport).
Parents are invited to meet staff during an information evening during May transition week and during additional evening meetings in term 1, including the first S1 Parents’ Evening, which provides an opportunity for individual feedback across subject areas. The majority of pupils come from the associated primaries in our central catchment area: