UNISA Big Band Visit

The UNISA Big Band visited CYS on Friday August 31, to run an improvisation workshop with our music students and perform at the Barley Stacks winery. The twenty piece strong band setup in the Performing Arts Centre alongside the Concert Band students and we rehearsed a medley from the movie...

Yeti Hunt Update – Week 7

Important Dates

Just a reminder that we have two evening performances this year. The survey we conducted earlier this year indicated just two students would be unable to attend both nights.
Please let the school know as soon as possible if your child is unavailable for a performance...

SAPSASA Athletics

Training has been underway for the SYP SAPSASA athletics team which will compete at Mile End on Monday the 24th of September. CYS has a strong representation in this team including the following students:

  • Brock Pollard
  • Jett Hasting
  • Alice Burrows
  • ...

8/9 Basketball

Havanah Smith, Sophie Baker and Luke Wheare were part of the YP Zone Year 8/9 basketball teams that competed in Kadina recently. They all played very well with the girls’ team advancing to the next round to be played early next term. The boys' team defeated MLS 50 – 2 but were outplayed by...

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...

Oakbank Cross Country

Congratulations also go to Alice Burrows, Annabel Geater-Johnson, Brody Davies, Elouise Johns, George Butler, Marley Holmes, Molly Rowe, Oliver Linke, Rhys Heinrich, Sadie Polkinghorne, Sam Davey, Terryn Rich, Tommy Linke and Tyson McWaters for their participation in the SAPSASA Oakbank Cross...

SAPSASA Netball

Congratulations to Alice Burrows, Bethany Hollams, Hilary Longstaff, Taylor Davies, Molly Rowe and Ella Wheare who were part of the two netball teams with CYS representatives. Team 1 finished 4th in their division while the second team finished 5th in their respective division. Our site had the...

SAPSASA Football

Congratulations to Will Davey, Flynn Briggs, Thomas Triplett, Harrison Geater-Johnson, Jackson Davies, Ollie Linke, Jett Hasting and Henry Butler for their part in the SAPSASA football team.
They ended up finishing equal second in their division winning 8 out of their 10 games.

Junior Concert Band Rehearsal

Our Junior Concert Band had its first 2018 rehearsal on Thursday May 17.

The band, comprising 5-8 beginner students and more advanced helper students, have been learning several band songs as part of their regular instrumental lessons with Debbie Schwartz.

Today was the first time they had...

2018 AIDKA SA Dirt Kart State Titles

CYS students Brock and Zane Pollard competed in the 2018 AIDKA SA Dirt Kart State Titles in Port Pirie on May 4, 5 and 6. There were 209 competitors with 39 of them from Yorke Peninsula Dirt Kart Club.

Brock raced in the Junior Heavy class with 23 other competitors, made the finals and came...