Prizegiving pupils reap the rewards of their hard work

Pupils, family and friends gathered in Forfar Academy’s assembly hall last week to mark the end of the year with the school’s annual prizegiving.

The prizes this year were presented by Andrew T Gordon, who had been academy head boy in 1965/66.

The senior school prizewinners.

The senior school prizewinners.

A well as hearing the school’s report for the 2014/15 session from head teacher Melvyn Lynch and an address by Mr Gordon, those attending also enjoyed a programme of music from the school’s percussion ensemble, the orchestra and chamber choir as well as solos by the major music prize winners.

A full list of prizewinners will follow in next week’s paper.