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Our Curriculum

All children at Forest Academy are valued, inspired and respected within our happy, welcoming school community.

We set high expectations for all our pupils. Teachers give every pupil the opportunity to experience success in their learning, by providing a relevant and challenging curriculum with individual learning targets. We employ a range of teaching styles to motivate, support and develop the skills of all pupils.

All children have unique experiences to share. At Forest Academy we celebrate this diversity by valuing the contribution of all youngsters and providing an environment that encourages independence and autonomy in their learning.

At Forest Academy, we aim to foster a lifelong love of learning, through adopting a practical and cross-curricular approach to our learning. Our Creative Curriculum aims to deliver a twenty first century education that will equip our children with the skills required to be an independent and responsible citizen.

We aim to deliver this through:


Phonics is taught across the school using the "Read, Write, Inc" scheme developed by Ruth Miskin. For more information please visit her website.


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