SAPSASA State Athletics Championships

Central Yorke had nine students represented in the 39 student strong team from the SYP that headed down to Adelaide to compete against 20 other country districts in the SAPSASA State Athletics Championships. On a perfect day the students competed well representing CYS and the SYP zone with...

9/10 HASS: Trench Warfare

In Year 9/10 HASS we have been learning about World War 1. We have researched specific battles on the Western Front in relation to the upcoming commemoration of 100 Years since Armistice. Last week we engaged in a hands-on learning experience to understand the implementation of trench warfare...

Yeti Hunt

The CYS Performing Arts Centre truly lived up to its name last term as we proudly premiered the musical ‘Yeti Hunt’ over three performances and several packed houses.
The show was a testament to the skill, determination, teamwork and abilities of all our students and the adults who...

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...

Japan Trip 2018

During the holidays I was fortunate enough to travel with ten of our students to Japan.
The trip was fantastic with us spending three days in Tokyo, Kyoto and Hiroshima.
For me, the sheer amount of people in any one place at any time was a sight to see. At 11pm at night the subways and trains...

8/9 SSSSA Basketball

Congratulations to the 8/9 Girls zone team and CYS representatives Havanah Zilm-Smith and Sophie Baker who defeated Kapunda 41 – 32 last Friday and now progress to the finals in Adelaide on Wednesday the 14th of November. Good luck to all the girls.

Pig Education Day

On Friday 19 of October, myself and two other students and Mrs Le Feuvre attended the Adelaide Roseworthy pig education day run by Graeme Pope and Pork SA. It was a very informative day learning about pig nutrition, piglet survival, colostrum testing in bloods, artificial insemination and...

Rabbit Farm Visit

On Monday 22 October the two Year 7/8 Ag classes visited Julie Page's rabbit farm at Warooka. The class saw the rabbit breeding cycle, helped milk a cow and tried to avoid the emus! Thank you to Rob for driving the bus and to Julie Page and her helpers for sharing their knowledge and time with...

SAPSASA Tennis

On October 30, Hilary, Alice, Bethany and Telera travelled to play SAPSASA knockout tennis at Virginia. They played great tennis against a very strong Fullham North Primary school team, eventually going down 5-1 sets.