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...

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...

Stage 1 Surf Camp

The SACE stage 1 surf camp took place in week 2 this term down at Berry Bay. The weather was perfect and the waves fantastic. Everyone including Mr Clifford managed to show great skill on the board and stand up regularly. It was a great way to end a fantastic year of camps in the Outdoor...

2018 Ultimate Fiji Cup

Central Yorke School and Yorke Peninsula Soccer has great joy in congratulating Shayla McKay on being selected to represent South Australia as part of the 2018 Ultimate Fiji Cup. The Tournament will be held from the Sunday December 2nd to Sunday December 9th In Fiji and is an important component...

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...

Ag Block Appreciation Afternoon

We had a little get together down the Ag Block on Wednesday: an 'Appreciation Arvo' to thank everybody who has had any input into helping with the steers, goats , pigs , crops and chooks.
It was a chance for them to see the effort the students have put into the animals and to share their...

2018 Ultimate Fiji Cup

Central Yorke School and Yorke Peninsula Soccer has great joy in congratulating Shayla McKay on being selected to represent South Australia as part of the 2018 Ultimate Fiji Cup. The Tournament will be held from the Sunday December 2nd to Sunday December 9th In Fiji and is an important component...

Orienteering Camp

The Year 10s travelled to Mount Crawford last Thursday for their orienteering camp. Mr Jason Clifford and Kelly Whittaker went along for the ride, to drive and offer some guidance.

They arrived at the campsite when the rain had ceased for a moment and took that opportunity to set up their...