Quick Facts

Built in 1960’s, Corby is the oldest dormitory in Gayaza High School. It is named after the Headmistress Nancy Corby who preceded Joan Cox in 1963.

Name – Corby
Alias – Corby
Occupants – Corbians
Capacity – 260
Color – Blue


Corby house, one of the oldest dormitories in Gayaza High School was named after the Headmistress Nancy Corby, who preceded Joan Cox in 1963. She was the last one to be head of Junior School.

Tucked away at the edge of Gayaza High School the legendary Corby House, a dormitory brimming with history and stories to tell. This remarkable building, one of the oldest in the school, pays homage to the esteemed Headmistress Nancy Corby, a trailblazing leader who once graced the halls of Gayaza.

However, winds of change were blowing, and in 1962, a pivotal moment arrived. The secondary section of Gayaza High School was born, with the fearless Joan Cox at its helm as the first headmistress. This historic milestone marked the beginning of an era of growth and expansion for the school.

Now, let’s dive into the vibrant world of Corby House. The lucky residents who call this place home proudly bear the name “Corbians.” With their electric spirit and contagious enthusiasm, they bring a burst of energy to the school community. Their signature theme color is a vibrant blue, which perfectly captures the essence of their lively and united spirit.

As the oldest dormitory in Gayaza High School, Corby House carries the torch of tradition, blending the past with the present in a vibrant tapestry of colors, stories, and experiences. It is a place where bonds are formed, talents are discovered, and lifelong friendships are woven.

As you walk through the corridors of Corby House, you can’t help but feel a sense of awe, knowing that you stand amidst the echoes of countless stories and cherished memories. It’s a place where friendships are forged, laughter resonates, and dreams take flight.

Corby House is more than just a dormitory; it is a vibrant hub of youthful spirit, where the dreams of young minds intertwine, and the echoes of the past inspire the dreams of the future. It’s a reminder that within these walls, a new generation of Corbians are ready to leave their mark on the world.

Corby’s motto is “Forward Ever, Backward Never”.

Situated at the end of Gayaza High School is Corby House. 
The dorm of quality! creativity, unity, ability, hardworking 
God gave it all to Corby House. 
Corby we praise the Lord
Corby we thank the Lord.
Facilities & Amenities
2013 – GAPA Winner
2015 – Sports Winner
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