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  • CTS students take part in Harry Potter celebrations

    Published 11/02/20

    Magical potions, an invisibility cloak, Quidditch pong and pin the nose on Voldemort were just a few of the highlights of ‘Harry Potter Night’ that our students attended at Corby Business Academy.

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  • CTS students see award winning poet and author Kwame Alexander

    Published 14/11/19

    Award-winning and best-selling American poet and author Kwame Alexander gave an electrifying performance to hundreds of students from our Trust schools  and beyond.

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  • CTS students meet author and illustrator Chris Riddell

    Published 07/10/19

    Students from Corby Technical School were thrilled to meet noted illustrator Chris Riddell when he visited the area to talk about his latest book.

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  • Student projects inspired by Shakespeare

    Published 29/01/19

    Year 7 students were set an English Literature homework task to research Shakespeare and produce a creative product in preparation for this terms subject ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’. Student’s creative interpretation included reconstructions of the Globe, Shakespeare styled books and colourful A3 posters.

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  • Students take part in Carnegie shadowing scheme

    Published 17/04/18

    Students at CTS will shadow the judging process of the Carnegie book awards from now until June, when the overall winner of the competition will be announced. The students have started taking part in weekly meetings where they share their thoughts on the shortlisted books and will decide who they think is the worthy winner.

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  • CTS take part in BWT Big Book Quiz

    Published 28/03/18

    CTS joined secondary schools from across the Trust at CBA for the annual Brooke Weston Trust Big Book Quiz, attended by author Ross Welford.

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  • World Book Day – Murder Mystery Challenge

    Published 21/03/18

    To celebrate World Book Day, our Year 7 and 8 students took part in a Murder Mystery activity.

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  • Students attend Harry Potter event

    Published 08/02/18

    A group of students from CTS were invited to take part in a Harry Potter event, organised by CBA, to celebrate the popular franchise.

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  • Students attend author visit

    Published 30/01/18

    A group of students from CTS recently joined other Trust schools at CBA to listen to a talk from renowned author Tom Easton.

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  • Number one bestselling author inspires students with her story

    Published 18/01/18

    Yesterday, a group of students listened to talk given by author Louise Jensen. Louise writes physiological thrillers and her first novel ‘The Sister’ quickly reach number 1 in the UK, where it stayed for 5 weeks, knocking JK Rowling off the top spot.

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  • Students meet inspirational young adult author

    Published 05/12/17

    Susin Nelson, Canadian young adult novelist and scriptwriter spoke to students about her career.

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  • BWT Big Book Quiz

    Published 04/04/17

    Secondary Schools from across the Brooke Weston Trust gathered together at Corby Business Academy to take part in their annual book quiz.

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