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With the wave of a wand and a few magic spells the school library was transformed
into a . . .
Pupils Have a Magical Time
Forres Academy netball player, Zara Rowland (S3) has been selected to play for the
. . .
Zara Scores Big for the North
Members of the Forres Sports Hub have been looking into the provision of an outdoor
gym which could . . .
A Fitter Forres
Forres Academy has given a very warm Scottish welcome to a new French assistant Emeline
Nicol . . .
Bonjour from France
The Out of Class Activities Working Group have been hard at work organising and setting
up . . .
Archery, Athletics and Angling
Computing and Maths teacher, Donnie MacDonald has had a long and interesting association
with . . .
School of course is for learning; however what most people don’t realise is that
Forres Academy is . . .
School Looks to the Future
A group of S4 pupils from the Wider Achievements Rights Respecting Schools, gave
a presentation . . .
Rights Respecting School Pupils Take a Stand
Maths teacher, June McIntosh, has recently won the Begg Bagpipes Merit Award . .
June Pipes Her Way to a Prize
Efforts have paid off for a group of young Forres Academy scientists who have received
a certificate . . .
Young Scientists Achieve Success
Forres Academy is participating in the Sainsbury’s Active Kids voucher scheme which
is . . .
Active Kids Vouchers
Forres Academy pupils, Lucy Massie (S6) and Aidan Ferry (S4) both competed in the
recent . . .
Indoor Track and Field Championships
S1 pupils were treated to a performance of ‘Burns Last Supper’ by members of . .
Burns Last Supper
Design and Technology teacher, Neil Sinclair has been teaching for 22 years and ten
of those he has . . .
Mastering a couple of languages is challenging for the majority of people but S5
pupil, Connor Wallace . . .
Connor’s Comic Relief Fundraiser
Three pupils from Ms McIntosh’s chanter group have had the opportunity to take part
in . . .
Four pupils, Jaimie Riddick, Charlie McCann, Duncan Hornsby and Matthew Douglas,
the team . . .
Game Set Match
A group of S4 National 5 pupils paid a visit to HMT in Aberdeen to see a performance
of . . .
Pupils see Novel Performance
Over the past few weeks Forrees Academy has been holding an Inter-house football
competition . . .
Continuing the series of articles on the school’s working groups, this week we are
focusing on . . .
Positive Steps for Behaviour Management
With Fairtrade Fortnight approaching a group of S1 pupils were given the task of
researching various . . .
S1 Pass on Fairtrade Message
Gordonstoun played host to this year’s North of Scotland Cross Country Championship
on the . . .
Young Scots Run North
Giant Leap to Victory
A group of S1/2 pupils from Forres Academy took part in the area interschool competition
. . .