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Forres Academy’s Cheerleading group, Forres Falcons, have had a fantastic opportunity
to take part in . . .
Forres Falcons Reach New Heights
Forres Academy Parent Council are holding a fundraiser for new lockers. . .
Over the years Forres Academy has made extremely strong links with Accunostics, .
Accunostics brings ‘Magic’
S6 pupils from Forres Academy recently took part in a Sponsored Beach Walk from .
From Beach to Bank
It’s a new term and a new beginning for everyone, not least the new teachers who
have joined . . .
New Term, New Teacher
S3 pupils, Henry Stephen and Jodie McPherson, who took part in the Human Rights project
in S2 . . .
Anne Frank Award
Advanced Higher Geography students were given the opportunity to take part in a field
trip . . .
Pupils get a Feel for the Land
New S1 pupils in Forres Academy who have been here for three weeks are settling in
very well but . . .
S1 Settling into the Academy
Former S6 pupil, Sean Fegan is celebrating success not only with an A in his Advanced
Higher Art but . . .
Art Student Receives Accolades
National 5 and Higher Geography students headed to the beach for some outdoor learning.
. . .
Experiments Under the Sun
The PE Department has recently welcomed a new addition to their team. . .
Bride Kamp an S6 pupil at Forres Academy has just returned from competing in the
. . . .
A Stab for Gold
S2 pupils in Home Economics have been enjoying learning about the art of bread making
. . .
S2 Pupils ‘Rise’ to the Challenge
Forres Academy School Health Team play a very important role within the school. .
Meet the School Health Team
Standfirst …A Forres Academy pupil has featured in the media frequently in the past
year as part . . .
Yes, No, Maybe So
The John Muir Trust owns and cares for some of the UK’s wildest landscapes. They
also . . .
A Walk in the Wild!
The long queues for lunches and snacks at the canteen are a daily occurrence and
a bit of . . .
Delicious Cuisine in the Canteen
Over the year, rugby has become extremely popular in secondary schools all over Moray
. . .
Pupils Have a Try
Former Forres Academy History teacher, Stuart Robertson, just can’t keep away. He
has . . .
History Repeats Itself
The Pupil Forum are a group of Forres Academy pupils selected from each year group
and each house . . .
Pupil Forum Have their Voice Heard
Former Forres Academy pupil, Ross Adkin, who was in the town visiting . . .
Forres Academy staff have been playing in the Elgin Seven Aside cricket league .
Bowled Over and Out
S6 pupils from Forres Academy were given the opportunity to attend a University Roadshow
at Gordonstoun. .
Eenie Meenie “Unie” Mo
Forres Academy offers a range of Wider Achievement subjects in which S4 pupils participate
. . .
Pupils Prepare for the Future
S2 students went on an adventure to the Highland Wildlife Park in Kincraig as part
of research for their . . .
S2s Go Wild
Four S5 Forres Academy pupils, currently studying Media, took part in a filming project
to promote Forres . . .
Pupils Promote Forres on Film
A group of S4 pupils is enjoying the challenge of the Wider Achievements Duke of
Edinburgh . . .
Duke Of Edinburgh Challenges Pupils
Moray Foodbank Co-ordinator, Andly Walker and volunteer Jo-Ann Desykes, visited the
school to collect . . .
Academy Donates to Foodbank
Distinguished by their shiny silver badges, Forres Academy prefects have a very important
role . . .
Prefects Perfecting Pupils
S1 pupils have been given the opportunity to raise money for Lepra, an international
charity . . .
Leaping for Lepra
Best-selling author, Christopher Brookmyre, paid a visit to the Academy to speak
to a group of S3 . . .
Scots Author Visits School
Young carers from the Academy were given the opportunity to have some fun and relax
away from their . . .
Web of Trust
On Thursday 18th September Scotland went to the polls to vote on the issue of independence.
. . .
Two Academy pupils, Johnny Bichan (S4) and Cora Meechan (S5) were invited to represent
. . .
Young Sports Enthusiasts Promote Sports