Forest Academy

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  • Welcome Back

    Welcome back to a new school year! We are very excited to continue our learning and create more golden learning experiences and memories. This half term, our topic is Inside Out. It is a topic based on the themes of emotions, memories and new beginnings, and is tied closely to our school Vision and Mission. We have lots of exciting events planned as always, including Roald Dahl Day, sporting tour ...

    Thursday, 08 September 2016
  • Cleaner Vacancy

    Cleaner required PERMANENT 12.5 hours per week, 3.30pm – 6.00pm Monday to Friday Reliable trustworthy and efficient person required to join the friendly team at Forest Academy to help maintain the schools high standard of cleanliness. Salary £7.52 per Hour For an application form please contact the main office on 01842 810309 or email ...

    Friday, 02 September 2016
  • 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
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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. Hard copies of all documents on the website can be obtained from the school. 

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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