150 Year Celebration – Cultural Centre

On the last Friday of Term 3, we had over fifty visitors come and sign our ‘Visitors Book’ in the Cultural Centre located within the CYS - Point Pearce Campus. Visitors spent a lot of time wandering around looking at the photographs and cultural memorabilia on display.
Many had come home to...

Winda the Owl

The class have also been reading 'Winda the Owl', a Narungga Dreaming story.

Students have developed their Narungga language skills through different learning activities including counting 1-10, greetings, animal and birds, playing card games, songs, making books and design and...

Incy Wincy Wargul

The R-2 class at the Point Pearce Campus really enjoyed performing 'Incy Wincy Wargul' at the opening of the NAIDOC Celebrations and certainly did themselves proud singing in front of so many people!

Healthy Picnic Day

Flinders University also invited us to the Health Picnic Day where...

SAASTA Aboriginal Power Cup

On June 5, the Stage 1 and 2 SAASTA students headed to Adelaide for the Aboriginal Power Cup. We took 17 students in total which allowed us to play 8 boys and 9 girls in the competition.

Student Opportunities

This event give students the opportunity to compete in a nine-a-side...

Starting On Track at Point Pearce

Greetings as we move quickly through Term 2… it’s Week 3 already! We are seeing some amazing results with the Jolly Phonics and Daily 5 Reading Literacy Programs.

Phonics

Phonics is focussed on ‘alternative sounds’, ‘blending words’ and ‘vowels’ to expand vocabulary....

AVSA Commemorative Service

Aboriginal Veterans (SA) visited Point Pearce on Friday May 4 to conduct a special service to honour and commemorate military service of Aboriginal veterans from the Point Pearce Community and surrounding districts. Held as part of the Point Pearce 150th Anniversary celebrations, 15 CYS...

National Apology Day Anniversary Assembly

CYS's National Apology Anniversary assembly commemorated the ten years since Prime Minister Kevin Rudd  tabled a motion in parliament on February 13, 2008, apologizing to Australia’s Indigenous people, particularly the Stolen Generations and their families and communities, for the laws and...