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...

150 Year Celebration – Cultural Centre

On the last Friday of Term 3, we had over fifty visitors come and sign our ‘Visitors Book’ in the Cultural Centre located within the CYS - Point Pearce Campus. Visitors spent a lot of time wandering around looking at the photographs and cultural memorabilia on display.
Many had come home to...

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...

Rabbit Farm Visit

On Monday 22 October the two Year 7/8 Ag classes visited Julie Page's rabbit farm at Warooka. The class saw the rabbit breeding cycle, helped milk a cow and tried to avoid the emus! Thank you to Rob for driving the bus and to Julie Page and her helpers for sharing their knowledge and time with...

Thank you

Thank you to Caroline Roennfeldt for organising the cutting of our hay paddocks and Greg Allen for coming in and bailing. The hay will be stored and used for stock feed down the track. Thank you again to Graham's at Broomfield Angus Stud Winulta and Wilson's at Oakwook Red Poll Stud - Minlaton....

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...

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...

Father’s Day Breakfast

We had a fantastic turnout for our 2018 Fathers Day breakfast! Dads (and grandads) spent the first lesson joining in STEM activities in the classrooms, building bridges, gigantic towers and aluminium ships. Many tasks had a competitive side and dads rose to the challenge of floating the most...

Book Week 2018

Wednesday August 22 saw pirates, sportspersons, book characters and treasured items arriving at school. The Early Learning Centre, Point Pearce Campus and the R-6 classes at the Maitland Campus participated in Book Week with the theme of ‘Find Your Treasure’.

At the traditional Book Week...