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...

Rescue the Astronaut

To complete their unit on programming, the Year 1/2 class were given the challenge of rescuing a stranded astronaut from Saturn, where she'd been investigating the new moons. The students created a maze on a pre-cut grid using cut-out planets and plasticine asteroids....

National Tree Day

The Year 4 students from 4/5B and 4/5J participated in Schools Tree Day for 2018 by helping the Yorke Peninsula Council plant trees on the Maitland golf course on Thursday July 26.

The site chosen was at the southern...

Stargazing: World Record Viewing Attempt

Central Yorke School was part of an amazing Australia wide event on the evening of May 23rd. The ABC in partnership with the Australian National University were aiming to smash the Guiness Book of Records for the most people in one country stargazing at the same time. Participants were required...

YP Vets Visit

On Wednesday the 16th of May the Junior Primary, Point Pearce and the Kindy were visited by the YP Vets.

Vet nurse Denae talked to us about how to care for pets, safety around dogs and what they do at the vets.

She also brought in some special friends to share with us including rabbits,...

7/8 Egg Projects

After a busy start to the year learning about Wool, Miss Townsend’s 7/8 class have moved their attention to Eggs in their Agriculture lessons for Term 2. Our students have ‘eggs’amined an ‘eggs’tremely vast range of ‘eggs’periments and have achieved some ‘eggs’traodinary...

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.