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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. . . .
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
Watching a champion’s league game at Celtic Park is a special experience but getting
on the pitch when . . .
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 . . .
‘Star Pupil of the Month’
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
Pupils from the Support for Learning department have been building their confidence
and social skills . . .
Skills for Life
Members of the Staff Social Committee have been coming up with inventive ways to
encourage more staff to . . .
Students Get Their Dancing
S3 pupils, Anna Pritchard and Victoria Bell have been chosen to represent Moray schools
at the . . .
The Arras Blog
Two pupils have recently been striving for more sports in schools. S4 pupils, Eve
Nelwands and Matthew Douglas . .
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 . . .
English teacher Mrs Lorna Smith began teaching at Forres Academy in May 2015. Her
time here has . . .
“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 . . .
S1 pupils have been busy designing cards for the festive and winter season. Using
polystyrene . . .
Pupils get Crafty with Cards
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