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Pupils in S5 were given a presentation from Stephen Jones who is part of Teenager
Cancer Trust Education on . .
Awareness of Skin Cancer
Pupils are celebrating success after returning from competing in the North of Scotland
Cross Country . . .
Forres Pupils Go for Gold
Many students from Forres Academy took part in the Annual Youth Concert which is
held in Forres Town Hall . . .
Forres Annual Youth Concert
Senior pupils have been busy facing the music as they have been taking the practical
part of their music exams . . .
Magic with Music
Forres Academy pupil Anna MacFadyen (S5) did herself proud when competing in the
. . .
Magnificent Result for McFadyen
S2 pupil, Katie Angell has just returned from attending an Awards ceremony which
was held at the Royal . . .
Painting Prize for Pupil
Shona Beattie gave a talk to the sixth year pupils all about testicular cancer and
how to examine yourself . . .
English teacher, Jackie Davidson, paid a visit to Moray Wastebusters with her S3
class to get an insight into . . .
“Where You Wanna Go?”
Scots author and poet, Matthew Fitt paid a visit to the English Department to work
with S1 and S2 pupils . . .
Fit Like the Day
Pupils in the Wider Achievements ‘The John Muir Award’ have been busy placing bird
feeders around the . . .
John Muir Award
This month’s PE Department ‘Star Pupil of the Month’ has been awarded to sport enthusiast
Oscar Connah. . .
PE Star of the Month
Senior pupil Harry Ferguson has been given the chance to captain Scotland U17s Ice
Hockey team. . .
Scotland step-up for Forres student
Johnny Bichan has recently returned form attending the Young Ambassador Training
Day which was held in . . .
Young Ambassador takes the Lead
Biology teacher, Jan Grigg is taking a two year career break to teach Mindfulness
on a full tim e . . .
Farewell to Long Serving Teacher
An S4 English class called in on His majesty’s Theatre to see a National Theatre
production of . . .
An English Class Calls
Pupils in S1 who have taken part in the Literacy Links programme have just graduated
and are now much . . .
Several weeks of hard work and preparation by S2 pupils which involved activities
such as: . . .
Pupils Demand Their Rights
Two pupils from Forres Academy are basking in glory after returning with Gold medals
from the . . .
Pupils Run to Victory
The school kicked off it’s fundraising for Sport Relief with an exciting football
match between S4 and S5. . .
School Kicks off Charity Fundraiser
Holocaust survivor Henri Obstfeld gave a passionate presentation about his personal
experience of the . . .
Testimony of a Holocaust Survivor
Due to success at a recent competition held in Aberdeen, Forres Bluefins swimmer
and Academy pupil . . .
Young Swimmer Pushes for International Place
Four of Forres Academy’s badminton players, headed to Buckie on Monday 21st of March
for the . . .
Active Schools Badminton Competition
Members of FANG created a fun Easter quiz to entertain Registration classes on the
run up to the holidays. . .
FANG Easter Quiz
As part of raising money for Sport Relief 2016, two separate S3 Drama classes created
a comedy . . .
Lights, Camera, Action
The FANG group and Miss Helen Beaton’s Scottish Studies class received a visit from
. . .
Local Octogenarian Shares
Pupils were given the red carpet treatment whilst being piped into the Mansfield
Hotel by . . .
Moray Young Citizens Award 2016
The Forres Academy Fashion and Textile class have been finishing off their final
pieces for their . . .
N4/5 Fashion and Textile Class
Former Forres Academy PE teacher Laura Simpson, who recently took up her new post
as . . .
Netball Sports Relief Event
Tristan Fanchisteguy is assisting Modern Languages teachers teach French to pupils
from S1 - S6. . .
Pupils get a Taste of French Language
Pupils had the chance to showcase their musical abilities at the Young Musician of
the Year Competition . . .
Rotary Club of Forres Young Musician of the Year 2016
Scots Author, Poet and Ballad singer, Sheena Blackhall, paid a visit to the English
Department and spent . .
Scots Enthusiast Visit
Forres Academy S6 pupils received a talk by Amy Bartlett, the Register Development
Manager of the . . .
STEM Cell Presentation
Seven members of FANG were selected as finalists in the ‘Keep Scotland Beautiful’
Young . . .
Young Reporters Bloom at Awards Ceremony