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August 2016

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Staff and pupils were treated to a lunchtime performance of plays which had been created by . . .

A Spot of Drama

Slam-Poetry champion and award winning poet, Ash Dickinson visited the school to share his . . .

Ash Dickinson pays a visit

The North of Scotland Schools Debating Competition was the place to be on Friday 25th November. . . .

Debating Success

Several pupils from the school auditioned to take part in a fundraising event to be held in memory of . . .

Forres Pupils take part in Kieran McKandie Talent Night

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Watching a champion’s league game at Celtic Park is a special experience but getting on the pitch when . . .

Matthew Makes

Celtic Park Debut

Pupils from the Mandarin Wider Achievements class attended the opening launch of the . . .

New Learning Centre for Mandarin Opens

The school canteen served up a special St Andrew’s Day celebration lunch with the menu including . . .

St Andrew’s Day Lunch Treat

Jason is this month’s star pupil in PE because of his outstanding contribution to the local community . . .

Jason nets

‘Star Pupil of the Month’

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First year class 3F are celebrating the run up to Christmas by reading the drama version of . . .

No ‘Bah Humbug’ with 3F

With prelims and exams drawing ever nearer for senior pupils first time exam takers in S4 are facing up to  . . .

Pupils learn to “Laugh in the Face of Exams”

A group from The Glasgow School of Art visited Forres Academy and set up focus groups to review . . .

Pupils Promote Good Mental Health

Work on the school roof is progressing well with the main school quadrangle to be completed by the . . .

Roof Repairs on Track

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Pupils from  the Support for Learning department have been building their confidence and social skills . . .

Skills for Life

Shopping Experience

Members of the Staff Social Committee have been coming up with inventive ways to encourage more staff to . . .

Staffroom Capers

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Students Get Their Dancing

Shoes On

S3 pupils, Anna Pritchard and Victoria Bell have been chosen to represent Moray schools at the . . .

The Arras Blog

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Two pupils have recently been striving for more sports in schools.  S4 pupils, Eve Nelwands and Matthew Douglas . .

Young Ambassadors

Venture Local the Young Enterprise group hit the streets of Inverness on Saturday to sell their . . .

Cooking Up a Profit

Professional photographer, and self-confessed “hockey addict”, Jamie Lumley, recently spent a few . . .

Jamie Lumley

English teacher Mrs Lorna Smith began teaching at Forres Academy in May 2015.  Her time here has . . .

Teacher Feature

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“Planning for Real” came to Forres Academy to give students an opportunity to express their . . .

Forres 2020 Vision

S3 Business Studies students were given the challenge to create their own business from a sum of £10.. .

Fortune for the Futiure

Forres Academy opened its doors and invited parents, friends and members of the public to join them in . . .

Perfect Performers

S1 pupils have been busy designing cards for the festive and winter season.  Using polystyrene . . .

Pupils get Crafty with Cards

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Following on from the very successful ‘Bookbug Shared Reading Project’ Jacky Davidson’s S2 class invited . . .

Rainbow Nursery visits for Christmas Party

S6 student Gemma McConnachie has been taking the local music scene by storm this past year.  Gemma . . .

Singing in McConnaKEY

The National 5 Cake Decorating class have been very busy creating Christmas gingerbread houses . . .

The Great Forres Academy Bake Off

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