Forest Academy

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  • Vacancy - Class Teacher

    Class Teacher Are you a professional with the desire to achieve? We provide excellent CPD and many opportunities to progress to leadership roles. Forest Academy is a growing school, expanding due to its popularity.   Working in partnership with Elveden C of E Academy enables us to offer variety and career progression across both schools. If you would like to be part of this successfu ...

    Tuesday, 03 May 2016
  • Vacancy

    Cleaner required for immediate start.  £7.20/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 for an applicatio ...

    Monday, 25 April 2016
  • Sports Relief 2016

    We are pleased to announce that the school raised a fantastic amount for Sports Relief this year with a total of £655.45.  A huge thank you to all children that participated and the parents, carers, friends and families that supported the day. ...

    Monday, 18 April 2016
  • Science Week

    Thank-you for everyone at Forest Academy for another fantastic Science Week! There have been porridge experiments in early years as children explored why Baby Bear's breakfast was just right for Goldilocks. In KS1 there was some exotic fruit tasting as children designed their salads - they did look yummy. Years 3 & 4 conducted some messy experiments involving chocolate, water, oil and cornflou ...

    Monday, 04 April 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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