Balaklava Eisteddfod

This year’s Balaklava Eisteddfod was held on Friday and August 3 and CYS was well represented by the school’s Junior Concert band and as part of the YP Combined School’s Band.

Junior Concert...

SACE Bushwalking

Last week, 10 students accompanied by Mr Jason Clifford and Kelly Whittaker went bushwalking as part of their SACE Outdoor Education subject. They left school Wednesday morning and travelled to the beautiful Mambray Creek for a great couple of days.


Music Is Fun Band 2018 – Report

The Music Is Fun Band made its annual trip to CYS on Thursday June 7 to perform for our K-6 students and children from the Maitland Lutheran School and Ardrossan Area School.
As always, the band brought its high-excitement, high-participation concert to the Recreation Centre and it was just...

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...

11/12 Outdoor Education Kayaking Trip

Last week the Year 11 and 12 Outdoor Education class completed their three day kayaking journey from Point Turton to Corny Point.

Day 1

The weather was a little chillier than most would have liked but it was very favourable kayaking conditions.
With a gentle breeze at our backs, our...

2018 Cross Country

Despite stormy weather the night before, our 2018 Cross Country ran in cool, clear and even sunny conditions; perfect for a long distance event.

This year marks the 25th year that MAS & CYS students have been involved in Cross Country events and the third year on the western Maitland Golf...

Melbourne History Tour

Melbourne History Tour

CYS students Olivia Dyett and Tiana Short visited Melbourne in the school holidays as part of a History camp organised for Kadina and Maitland Stage 2 SACE students.
The tour, timed to coincide with the Dawn Service in Melbourne, included visits to the Holocaust Museum, Captain Cook's Cottage...