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...

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...

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...

10 PLP Careers Expo Visit

On Friday 25th May the Year 10 Personal Learning Plan class attended the Careers Expo at Wayville Showgrounds.

The expo provided the opportunity for students to engage with educational institutions and organisations related to their prospective career pathways.

Several students conducted...

Year 8/9 Nine-a-side Football

On Tuesday 22nd May, the Year 8/9 9-A-Side Football Carnival was held in Maitland. The girls competition was held at Central Yorke School oval, while the boys played at the Maitland Football Oval.

Central Yorke combined with Ardrossan Area School to present an 8/9 girls team who played in...

9/10 Art Gallery Visit

On 21/5/18, year 9/10 art students traveled to the SA Art Gallery to see the 'Colours of Impressionism' exhibition. The students were to look at the colours, painting styles and composition of the Impressionist artworks. Seeing these famous pieces by the masters of Impressionism was quite an...

9 Science – Microbes

Year 9 Science have been investigating microbes and different diseases we can get. The class made there own medium to grow bacteria and fungi on. We have ha highly regarded guest speaker Dr Rodney Pearce discuss the importance of immunisation with the class.

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...