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...

Aboriginal Veterans Visit

Four members of Aboriginal Veterans SA visited Central Yorke School on Thursday May 5 to present an educational program to Year 6-8 students, exploring the cultural issues in serving country, promoting recognition of those that served in defence of our country and raising awareness of their...

CYS Festival Choir

The Festival Choir students were put through their paces in week 11 with moderation from the assistant director of the Festival of Music team - Cathy Lange.
The Students were assessed on three songs Kusimama -a Swahili folk song, Dare to be Square by Guy Sebastian and Djapana by Yothu Yindi....

ANZAC Dawn Service 2018

ANZAC Dawn Service 2018

The 2018 ANZAC Dawn Service performance by the CYS and Combined YP Schools Concert Band was well supported by students, old scholars, community members and staff.

The weather was cold but a clear sky encouraged a large crowd to gather at the Maitland memorial.

Many former band members...

Secondary Interschool Athletics Win

I am very proud to announce that CYS are this year's winner of the YP Secondary Interschool Athletics competition.

Not only did we win the Overall shield, but this was set up by winning the u14, u15, and Open age group categories. This is an unbelievable achievement considering we were...