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Pupils studying National 6 Geography headed off to the Highlands to spend a day at
the Aigas Field Centre . . .
Geography Class Gets Their Hands Dirty
One of the Wider Achievements courses on offer to S4 is the Scottish Studies course.
Now in its . . .
Pupils get Taste of Scotland
Ruari Fraser and Jack Noel, two budding footballers from the school have recently
signed on for . . .
Rising Football Stars
Forres Academy Breakfast Club and Home Economics Department are going to benefit
from a Fareshare . . .
Tesco Fareshare Community Food Connection
Wednesday lunch time is a a hive of activity in the school Library. The new Junior
Book Club is now up and . . .
Book Group Opens New Chapter
We often pass through secondary school in a bubble, relieved when it finally ends.
However, for . . .
Forres Academy Part 2:
‘The Return of the Pupils’
In four weeks time the school will be saying goodbye to S3 student Matthew Stephen
who will be . . .
Living in a Land Down Under
As part of the BBC’s ‘Make It Digital’ initiative, the corporation has created a
simple computer on a . . .
Micro:bit is a Huge Success
A group of 8 intrepid S5 pupils who are working towards their Bronze Duke of Edinburgh
headed out into . . .
Pupils Battle Midgies
The School were very fortunate to benefit from some expert coaching in tennis from
professional . . .
HeadlineS1 Students are Served a Smashing Session
Four bags of beautiful material were left at Cinderella Fabrics in Alves by an anonymous
donor. The person . . .
Anonymous Act of Kindness
The current S6 pupils headed off, on an overcast day, for their annual beach walk
from Lossiemouth to . . .
Beach Walk Raises Money for Charity
Arguing is sometimes frowned upon in school but for a group of S6 pupils arguing
their point seems to pay off. . .
Following on from the success of the Olympics, FANG members put together a quiz to
test registration classes . . .
A very valued member of the Forres Academy team is Careers Advisor, Karen Guthrie,
from Skills . . .
School Careers Advisor
Forres Academy’s Young Enterprise Group for 2016 is now up and running with a new
and very . . .
Venture Seeks Tasty Recipes
The PE department have nominatd Amber Kenny (S6) as their Star Pupil for the month
of September . . .
Pupils in the S5 Literacy class have been getting a taste of life during WW2. As
part of a project focusing on . . .
Home Guard Finds a Group of New Recruits
Over the last few sessions, jason Cameron (S5) has been volunteering with the Soccer
Sevens . . .
Jason’s Coaching Style
A recent evening held for parents of new S1 pupils was held in the school to inform
parents about the . . .
S3 Pupils Educate Parents
A special charity event held for Forres Academy Chemistry teacher Glynis Smith who
passed away . . .
Special Night for a Special Lady
Forres Academy pupil Anna Pritchard has recently represented her country in an U17s
cricket match against . . .
Anna Shines in International Cricket
Five pupils from Forres Academy embarked on an exciting adventure to learn more about
the career path . . .
Hopeful Doctors of the Future
The John Muir Trust was created in honour of John Muir in 1983 and his philosophy
was to . . .
John Muir Award
Higher and Advanced Higher Modern Studies pupils recently paid a visit to the Scottish
Parliament. . .
Modern Studies Students
As part of their ‘Zoo Debate’ unit, all pupils in S2 have the opportunity to pay
a visit to the Wildlife park at . . .
S2 Go Wild
The London Science Museum, in association with the Findhorn Bay Arts Trust Festival,
organised a . . .
Science Show Sparks an Interest