Forest Academy

Latest School News

  • Raising the Bar Awards Ceremony 2016

    Congratulations to our two amazing head teachers, winning the award for 'Excellence in Collaboration' at last night's Raising the Bar awards. Thank you for all your amazing hard work and dedication! You make our schools special places, both to learn as children and work as adults.  ...

    Tuesday, 21 June 2016
  • Cleaner Vacancy

    Elveden Academy. Cleaner required for immediate start.  £7.52/hr, 12 hrs/week.  We are looking for an enthusistic person to join our cleaning team.  You will be required to work between 3.30pm - 6.00pm Mon - Fri.  You will receive 21 days holiday plus two statutory days and the 8 bank holidays.  If you would like to apply for this position please contact the school office ...

    Thursday, 16 June 2016
  • The Queen's Official Birthday

    On Monday 20th June, we will be celebrating the Queen’s official birthday by asking children to come to school dressed in red, white and blue (No football shirts please). We will be having a special lunch on this day (details to follow) and are asking for a donation of £1 which will be given to ABF The Soldiers' Charity, The RAF Benevolent Fund and The Royal Navy and Royal Marines Charity. Each ...

    Wednesday, 08 June 2016
  • Welcome Back

    Welcome back to the final half term of the academic year. As the temperature rises, we are all looking forward to the Olympic Games in Rio. All children will learn about the Olympics, the history, Rio and Brazil.   ...

    Monday, 06 June 2016
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Welcome to Forest Academy Brandon

Our Vision Statement

Our Mission Statement

We want to be able to walk into any classroom, at any time, and see and hear all children enjoying their learning and progressing.

Welcome to Forest Academy, located in the centre of Brandon, Suffolk. Forest is a high-achieving school, constantly striving to do 

ever better for all the children in our care.

Our aims are:

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For all children to have high levels of achievement in literacy and numeracy, and across the curriculum


To create a positive learning environment for children within the Academy


To actively work to promote children’s self esteem


To develop positive partnerships with parents and the wider community


To ensure equal opportunities for all children and promote inclusion


To provide an effective foundation stage experience for children to
establish positive learning habits


To use ICT to enhance learning across the curriculum
















We hope you enjoy your visit here and that it gives you a flavour of all the excellent things that take place at Forest Academy.
If you would like further information do get in touch with us.  Mrs April Grimes and Mrs Lorna Rourke (Headteachers).

We work in partnership with Elveden C of E Primary Academy.
A click on the logo will take you to their website if you would like to see what is happening at Elveden.
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