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Pupils swinging and climbing through the tree tops is not something seen every day
but when a group . . .
Adventurous Activities at Treezone
Ear plugs were definitely needed as enthusiastic students competed against each other
to compose the best . . .
Battle of the Bands
Principal teacher of Chemistry Liz Major offered pupils the opportunity to create
their own selection of . . .
Cheap and Cheerful Cosmetics
A small group of pupils spent a day at Cranloch Riding School. Head of the school,
Heather Younie, asked . . .
All pupils in S1 were given the opportunity to spend a day at Landmark Visitor Centre
as part of . . .
Students Enjoy Day Out at Landmark
The activities at Findhorn marina proved to be a very popular activity and pupils
were treated to a great day out . . .
Students Get Wet for Activity Days
Eden Court Theatre gave a group of pupils a change to get backstage and see the mechanics
of theatre life . . .
Theatre Tour gets Pupils on Stage
A group of S2 students were offered the chance to travel to the Mediterranean for
their . . .
Water Sports Trip
Seven pupils from the Additional Support Needs base joined pupils from other secondary
schools in . . .
ASN Sports Day
A successful day for the Forres Academy athletics team at the North of Scotland Championships
in . . .
Athletes Go For Gold
The Forres Academy News Group is up and running again with a group of new S4 pupils
. . .
S2 pupil, jamie Paterson is now the proud two time winner of the RYA Scottish Youth
Rib . . .
Fast into First Place
Six pupils from Forres Academy have won awards in this year’s UK Maths Challenge.
All six pupils were . . .
Maths Awards Keep Adding Up
Forres Academy Junior Drama Club have been working hard on creating a production
which they . . .
Pantoland Comes to Forres
A bit of excitement was generated by a family of swans visiting the school. The
two adult swans and their . . .
Straight Outta Swanton
Gordounstoun School was home to the 2016-17 under 15’s Moray District Netball squad
try outs on . . .
Students Score Big Time
This year’s winner of the school’s Sunbeam Award was presented to pupil Cameron Mackay
. . .
Sunbeam Shines Down on Pupil
A budding new artist India Nicolson is one to look out for. The S5 pupil had the
opportunity to show her art . . .
The Art of India
A group of pupils from the school attended a day long tennis session which was held
at . . .
Coaching the New Tennis Stars
Guidance staff held a series of presentations and workshops for S4 pupils on the
issue of drug use . . .
The Forres Academy Cheerleading Squad, Forres Falcons, put on a flying display at
the Elgin Rotary fun day . . .
Flying Falcons Take to the Sky
Sleeping with nothing but plastic sheeting protecting you from the outside world
may not sound like every . . .
Forres Pupils Lead the way at Kinloss Barracks
During Study leave a programme of events was set up for the pupils whose selection
of . . .
Anticipation rushed through the corridors of Forres Academy as the new S1’s found
their feet in . . .
Moving On Up
An exciting programme of events was held for the new cohort of S5 pupils to help
them get to know each other . . .
S5 Induction Day
National 5 and Higher Media Studies students attended the XpoNorth Media event at
Eden Court in Inverness . . .
‘A Dream Came True’ for members of the Forres Academy Junior Drama club as they put
on a performance . . .
A Dream Come True
Four pupils from Forres Academy took part in the Moray Enterprise Maths Competition
at Elgin Academy . . .
Academy Pupils Take on Maths Challenge
Pupils were left beaming with joy after completing a two day course in rowing on
the Moray Gig and support . . .
Just Row with it
Forres Academy welcomed Exchange Students from Mount Dora who will be staying with
two of the . . .
Mount Dora Comes to Forres
Big changes have been happening in the school with the former ‘Hut 9’ being renamed
‘The Hub’. . . .
New Hub is a Hive of Activity
As part of the Transition programme delivered by Forres Academy all future S1 pupils
were invited to . . .
Primary Sevens get a Taste of Forres Academy
School pupil Harry Ferguson has been offered the opportunity of a lifetime after
signing with the . . .
Young Prodigy earns a place at Edinburgh Capitals Academy
Secondary schools across Moray are in the process of asking for feedback from all
parents, staff and pupils . . .
33 Period Week: Yay or Nay?
Forres Academy is saying a fond farewell to some of its longest serving members of
the teaching staff . . .
180 Years of Teaching
Anna Macfadyen, the school dux, has just returned from the Czech Republic where she
was competing . . .
Anna Competes on the International Stage
S2 pupils started off their year with a testing quiz on their knowledge of books.
All S2 English classes . . .
Book Worms Tested on Knowledge
Vinay Ruparelia, the Chirman of BooksAbroad.org.uk which is a charity organisation
based in Rhynie . . .
The whole school gathered together to celebrate a day of sporting activity. This
annual competition which . . .
Brodie’s Last Sprint
Graham G. Coull the 1985 dux of Forres Academy and current manager of Glen Moray
Distillery returned . . .
Ex Dux Returns to School
The pupils and staff working in teh Support for Learning Department will come back
to a fresh new look . . .
Fresh Start for the Green Corridor
Due to the falling school roll the school will only have four House Groups instead
of five from next . . .
New Start for Brodie House
After 39 years of teaching, Depute Head and Culbin House Head, Ainsley James will
be leaving the school . . .
School Says Farewell to Much Loved Depute
Following an English topic on Wilfred Owen and the poem ‘Dulce et Decorum est’, Lauren
Cameron (winner of . . .