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Forres Academy News Group - FANG

Recent articles written by pupils involved in FANG - getting our teeth into the news!

November 2015

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After a successful application for funds from the Forres Rotary Club, Forres Academy has been able . . .

Kindles Spark Enthusiasm

Forres Academy ran away with a substantial amount of trophies at the recent Moray Schools Cross . . .

Cross Country Awards

Forres Academy is not only about the teachers.  Many other members of staff play a vital role in the . . .

School is not All About Teachers

Potential lawyers of the future from Forres Academy were given the opportunity to visit . . .

A Taste of Justice

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Badminton is proving to be a big hit for S2 pupil, Emma Donald.  She has been scoring great triumphs in . . .

Bright Badminton Future

It was curtains up for the anual S6 Show which again was totally sold out.  Another year and another . . .

Curtains up for S6 Show

Pupils and staff at Forres Academy were invited to attend special Remembrance Assemblies . . .

Remembrance Day

The annual Safe Drive Stay Alive, held in Aberdeen was attended by all S5 pupils.  Held in the . . .

Safe Drive Stay Alive

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A group of senior pupils have been running coaching sessions in basketball.  The pupils, who are . . .

Shoot, Score, Succeed

Forres Academy is bidding a very fond farewell to a much loved member of staff, Naomi Clark. . . .

Staff Bid a Fond Farewell

S2 students from Forres Academy had an opportunity to take part in a hands on project which involved . . .

STEM Challenge

A group of enterprising senior pupils entered the ‘Dragons Den’ to promote their product of Retro Sweets. . . .

Success is Sweet for Young Enterprise Team

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Pupils can now freely discuss anything they want to at YPOD sessions which are being held on a weekly . . .

YPOD Sessions Get Pupils Thinking

Staff and Pupils within the Music Department are hard at work putting together a real Christmas treat . . .

A Parcel of Musical Treats

“Bring a smile this Christmas” is the powerful motto of Blythswood Christmas Shoebox Appeal . . .

Blythswood Christmas Shoebox Appeal

S1 and S2 pupils wre given the opportunity to experience a science show presented by . . .

Engineering Excitement

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Higher Media students were treated to a presentation and talk from BAFTA nominated local Film  . . .

Lights, Camera, ACTION

Pupils from across Moray were asked to submit pieces of artwork for a Moray Schools Art Exhibition . . .

Moray Success for Budding Artist

A group of 6 students who are studying Advanced Higher Maths spent the weekend brushing up . . .

Pupils Add to their Maths Skills

There were good vibes in and around Forres recently as the town played host to the Moray Schools . . .

Successful Swimmers Dive In

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Two pupils from last year’s Higher Art course achieved excellent results in their final exams. . .

Art Challenges Pupils to be Best

Staff and pupils have been taking part in Anti-Bullying Week which was organised by the Guidance Department.

Kick Bullying into Touch

S2 pupils have had a real taste of France when they were given the opportunity to pay a visit . . .

“La Fete du Cine Francais”

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As the lead up to Christmas commences, Forres Academy pupils of all ages begin to recall their . . .

Pupils put on their Dancing Shoes

The Rights Respecting Schools group have designed a new blog to inform pupils and parents about . . .

Rights Respecting Schools Group Create Blog

Novelist, Terry Pratchett has been proving to be a big hit with an S1 class.  The pupils have been . . .

S1 Rat Pack

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The Drama Department of Forres Academy put together a short production to raise some funds . . .

Super Dramatic Fundraiser

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A representative from the ‘Tree of Knowledge’ company paid an annual visit to the school to deliver . . .

Mind Set and Match

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