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Pupils are being put through their paces by Skillforce leader Alan Donnelly who is
running circuit training . . .
S4 pupil, Erin Chase has always enjoyed creating things from fabric and has been
getting some advice . . .
Erin Has it All Sewn Up
All pupils in S6 have the opportunity to become a school prefect and help towards
the smooth running of . . .
New S6 Prefects
The Maths Department have extended a very warm welcome to Christopher Forshaw who
has recently . . .
Numbers Increase in Maths
An unfortunate fall didn't hold back an S1 student who recently took part in a Triathlon.
Oliver Watson recently . . .
Oliver’s Achievement in Oban
Forres Academy pupils are getting ready to fill up shoeboxes with lots of Christmas
goodies as . . .
Pupils Asked to Fill Up a Shoebox
Two senior pupils from Forres Academy have decided to pass on their talents in dance
by . . .
Pupils Put on Their Dancing Shoes
Everyone knows the basics of the rules of the road, but what’s the best way to really
hit home the seriousness . . .
S1 Pupils Learn About Road Safety
The canteen at Forres Academy is hugely popular with the pupils and offers a variety
of meals . . .
School Canteen a Real Hit with Pupils
A teacher at Forres Academy whose baby spent the first five weeks of her life in
hospital was surprised . . .
Senior Pupils Show Their Support
The FANG journalist group at Forres Academy have received a very welcome gift from
the . . .
Snap Happy FANG
Forres Academy recently had the pleasure of welcoming a weel kent face to the school.
Kirsty Wark, . . .
BBC Presenter Shares her Life Experiences
Soccer Sevens has been enjoying the help of a young football enthusiast, Ross Fowler.
S3 pupil, Ross is . . .
Football Enthusiast Passes on His Skills
Forres Academy has proved to have some real talented up and coming netball players
with 6 pupils . . .
Girls Shoot Some Hoops
New member of staff, Scott Allan is returning to the town of his birth to take up
a teaching post in the . . .
Former Pupil Returns as Teacher
Students from across S1 and S2 took part in a UK Maths Challenge to test their knowledge
in all areas of the . . .
Maths Proves to be no Challenge!
The new school year has started and the Pupil Forum has welcomed some new members
from S1. . . .
Pupil Forum Welcomes New Members
On Thursday 27 August every pupil in S6 donned their hiking boots and walking gear
and headed off for a . . .
S6 Seaside Stroll
Former Forres Academy Guidance teacher, Lucyna Elliot, paid the school a visit along
with some guests from . . .
Academy Welcomes Student Visitors
Over the course of the last few weeks, Forres Academy pupils . . .
Digging Up Work Experience
To raise awareness for International Literacy Day Miss Rachel King, the schools Literacy
. . .
S2 pupils from Forres Academy took a walk on the wild side when they visited Kincraig
Wildlife Park as part of . . .
Pupils Go Wild
Parents of S1 pupils were invited to attend an Information Evening which was held
in the school hall . . .
S1 Parents Information Evening
Moray youth Achievements Worker, Barbara Leitch visited the school to present new
S1 pupil, . . .
Miss Claire McCormick has added a new element to the Chemistry Department of Forres
Academy. After . . .
Teacher Proves to have the Right Chemistry
Two members of FANG have recently had a piece of their work submitted for a Young
Reporters competition run . . .
Young Reporters Receive Recognition
Schools across Moray have been asking their pupils to complete an online survey on
the issue of bullying. . . .
Schools take part in Anti Bullying Survey
Pupils from the National 5/6 Geography course recently went on a field trip to gather
some vital data . . .
Geography Field Trip
Many young students moving on from secondary school in Scotland struggle to pick
a university that . . .
Gordonstoun Greets S6 Pupils
S1 pupils were invited to attend a special assembly where they were given a presentation
on Lepra by . . .
Make a Change
Forres Academy is to hold a music concert to showcase their musically trained students.
It is due to . . .
Pupils Showcase Musical Talents
The Rights Respecting School Wider Achievements group led by Social Subjects teacher
. . .
Rights Respecting Schools
S5 Forres Academy pupil, Chloe Hunter has just returned from the Scottish Swimming
Awards ceremony . . .
Music teacher, Hazel Lestienne has been teaching at Forres Academy for over 3 years
but has been a . . .