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Czech trip for green fingered students

D&A College students will be honing their green-fingers in Prague, as part of a work experience trip.

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Forfar Academy welcomed pupils and staff from Ebern on an exchange visit. Pictured are pupils from both school along with staff Christian Langer, Fraucke Muller and Euan Gow.

Warm Academy welcome for Ebern students

Pupils from Forfar Academy’s twinned school in Ebern, Germany, got their first look at the new facility in the Forfar Community Campus on Monday.

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The Whitehills pupils with their teacher, Miss Ashley Smith.

World Book Day Award for Whitehills

Well done to the literature-loving pupils at Whitehills Primary School in Forfar who received an award on World Book Day.

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The Forfar Academy building in Taylor Street.

Forfar Academy to be demolished by the autumn

One month after staff and pupils decanted from Forfar Academy into the new school at the Forfar Community Campus, plans are now in place for the demolition of the original 1960s building.

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The award winning pupils from Langlands and Aberlemno primary schools.

Langlands and Aberlemno pupils triumph

A joint team from Langlands Primary School in Forfar and Aberlemno Primary School triumphed in the Violin Ensemble category at the Arbroath Music Festival on Thursday.

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ANGUSalive Sports Awards winners announced

ANGUSalive Sports Awards winners announced

TaeKwon-Do champion Catriona Steele was crowned the ANGUSalive Sports Personality of the Year at a celebratory awards dinner in the Reid Hall last night (Thursday).

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The Carnoustie team won the top prize

Innovative Angus schools showcase their hard work in science challenge

Angus secondary schools have been showcasing their innovative side at a 10-week competition.

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Jaden's artwork for the graphic novel competition

Forfar pupil’s comic strip wins second prize

A Forfar Academy pupil has picked up second prize in the Scottish Teenage Book Prize Graphic Novel competition.

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Pupils from a number of Angus schools will be taking part in the Rock Challenge at Dundee's Caird Hall.

Angus pupils aiming high at Rock Challenge event

Schools in Angus are taking part in an event aiming to inspire, engage and motivate young people to make healthy and positive lifestyle choices.

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The students union canteen in 1967 - does this bring back happy memories for you?

Lost film footage of Dundee University

Remarkable footage from the 1970s, a time when the hair was longer and the trousers wider, has been discovered in the University of Dundee archive and now made available as part of the University’s 50th anniversary celebrations.

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Call for more young people to pursue apprenticeships

Call for more young people to pursue apprenticeships

The Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) Scotland is urging young people and parents to consider an apprenticeship as a way to work, learn, and earn on the way to gaining high-performing and highly qualified jobs.

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Ian Hughes, CITB Scotlands strategic partnerships director

Construction apprentice numbers reach six year high

Recruitment of Scottish construction apprentices has grown every year since 2011, new figures from the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) reveal.

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Neil Coupar will be teaching at Abertay University.

‘Head on the Beach’ murder officer to teach CSI at Abertay

New Abertay University forensics lecturer Neil Coupar who is teaching the next generation of CSI officers from his wealth of real world experience.

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Forfar front plug

Virtual reality tours for Forfar pupils

Pupils at Forfar Academy were treated to a virtual reality experience last week - all thanks to a new project by Google.

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John Swinney with one of the pupils who is benefiting from the scheme.

Angus pupils benefit from Barefoot computer scheme

Almost 1500 Angus schoolchildren have benefited from a pioneering education programme to boost youngsters’ computing skills.

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Forfar pupils arrive at new campus

Pupils and staff at Forfar Academy left the building for the last time this morning (Thursday), arriving in groups at their new £38.9 million community campus.

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Forfar Community Campus opens its doors to pupils

Forfar Community Campus opened its doors for the first time today (Thursday).

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Teachers and volunteers undertaking the Bikeability Cycle Trainer Assistant Award at Inverbrothock Primary School, Arbroath on Tuesday 14th February 2017.

£20,000 boost for Cycling in Angus Schools

A new £20,000 funded cycling initiative has just been launched in Angus to promote and provide cycle training for local youngsters.

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Campus brings Forfar community together

We were lucky enough to be given an “access all areas” tour of the stunning Forfar Community Campus yesterday (Tuesday), and we did not leave disappointed.

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Forfar Academy senior pupils and staff members.

Wait almost over for Forfar pupils and staff

The wait is almost over - this time tomorrow Forfar Academy staff and pupils will be settling in to their new surroundings at the Forfar Community Campus.

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