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Forres Academy News Group - FANG

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June 2014

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A new group of budding journalists have taken the opportunity of joining Forres Academy News Group (FANG)

The New FANG Group

Up a mountain, at the local stables or travelling to the West Coast in a caravan are just a few of the places . . .

Welcome New Depute Head

S3 Chemistry and Biology pupils visited Plewlands Farm as part of their courses. . . .

Pupils Dig for Knowledge

S5 pupils at  were given an induction day to introduce them to their senior stage of education. . .

S5 Get a Taste of Senior Life

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A team of six Forres Academy pupils represented the school at the Moray Secondary Schools Tennis Championships. .

Game, Set and Match

The Malawi FLAG group took Tesco customers by storm on the 31st May when they offered . . .

Malawi FLAG in Tesco Wonder

Forres Library was the venue for a presentation of poetry by Mrs Davidson’s S3 class . . .

Pupils show a Flair for Poetry

Forres Academy students enjoyed great success at a recent athletics event held in Queens Park, Inverness.

Academy Pupils Athletics Success

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The school enjoyed a visit from Seth Acquah, and English Language Teacher from Ghana . . .

Scotland gets a Taste of Ghana

Pupils from Mrs Anstruther’s S2 HE class have been involved in finding out about all the food and drink industry . .

Food and Drink in Moray

Students were recently given the opportunity to take part in the Scottish Mathematical Challenge . . .

Maths Challenge

PE  teacher, Robert Maxwell, is due to retire from Forres Academy this summer after being at the school . . .

Academy Wishes Warm Farewell

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Forres Academy was awarded an Anne Frank Award by Grampian Regional Equality Commission for . . .

Anne Frank Award

We can’t lie and say that we weren't a tiny bit disappointed when the American exchange students didn't . . .

American Exchange

P7 pupils of schools in Forres and the surrounding area have visited Forres Academy on their first transition day . . .

New Students have an Easy Transition

S6 pupils eagerly buddied Primary seven pupils around Forres Academy to introduce them to their . . .

Primary Sevens get a Buddy

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It was an early start for Forres Academy Swim Team (FAST) as they headed to Edinburgh to compete . . .

Pupils swim FAST

Lorna Gourley from Education Scotland visited the school on Tuesday 17 June to present the . . .

Commonwealth Plaque

S6 pupils attended the 90 days to decision time Referendum Debate at Moray College . . .

90 Days

Forres Academy staff and pupils had great fun at the Try-a-tri triathlon on Saturday 21st June which was held. . .

Forres Academy Trys a Tri

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This year’s successful SkillForce students attended their annual awards evening on Thursday 19th June . . .

Praise for the Skilled

Pythagoras theoram, SOHCAHTOA and algebra: these words bring dread to many.  However, for four . . .

Sum-ming up the Maths Competition

P7 pupils thoroughly enjoyed the Transition Activity Day on Saturday 21st June at Forres Academy . . .

A Big Leap for P7 Pupils

Craig Wilson, a Moray College Chef, visited Forres Academy to give pupils a flavour of the courses available . .

Moray Chef Stirs up a Treat

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Four intrepid S6 boys headed off on a challenging expedition as part of their Duke of Edinburgh Silver Award. . .

Silver is the New Gold

It’s award season at Forres Academy and one lucky boy was happy to receive the Sunbeam Award. . .

Tomas Shines Through

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