CTS Snapshot


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Welcome to our CTS Snapshot - a weekly celebration update. We are delighted to share with parents and carers alike student triumphs at Corby Technical School. We are proud of every student and every success they have - please feel free to share with us any achievements they might have.

Snapshot News:

Stars of the Week:


  • Miss Connellan has nominated Year 10 student Dominika for fantastic classwork and homework in English.
  • Mrs Ferns has nominated the following Year 8 students for amazing results and progress in their term 3 assessments in Maths, Holly, Daisy, James and Nikodem.
  • Mr Gourlay has nominated Year 8 student Ruby for a wonderful job with her text-based adventure game which she wrote using Python. She has used advanced programming concepts such as looping and using functions to create a working game.
  • Mr Williamson has nominated the following Media students, Jude and Alicia in Year 9 for for excellent book work, Morgan and Amy in Year 10 for working hard, and helping raise the standard of answers in class and Year 11 students Rebecca, Erin and Kieron for high quality exam answers.
  • Mr Cox has nominated Year 10 and Year 11 Biology students for their excellent work this week. He has also nominated Year 9 Drama for their fantastic effort.
  • Miss Grieves would like to nominate Charley, 7SW for his effort in the start of the PiXL Edge Leadership task.
  • 8B3 Maths have also been nominated for their progress made in the term 3 assessment.
  • Miss Grieves would like to congratulate Robert, 7CO and Dylan 7TA who excelled in answering exam-style questions in Maths and even created a step-by-step guide in how to answer them.
  • The PE department have nominated all the students who participated in the inter-tutor dodge-ball tournament this week.
  • Miss Connellan has nominated Myrtle in 7B1 English for her excellent effort in both classwork and homework.

Celebration of Student Work

Attendance Matters

Every single day a student is absent from school equates to a day lost of learning. At Corby Technical School we pride ourselves in maintaining excellent attendance. Our target is to achieve and maintain a whole school attendance of above 96.5%. We will be giving you weekly updates on our whole school attendance, the tutor group and house who achieved the highest attendance this week.


  • School will close for the two week break on Friday 1st March 2019 and will reopen on Monday 18th March 2019.
  • Tickets for the school production High School Musical are now on sale. £3.50 for students and £4.00 for adults. Available from Reception or WisePay.