3-4 Woodhouse Camp 2018

Day One

On Monday 15th October, the Year 3/4’s boarded a bus and set off to the Woodhouse Activity Centre in the Adelaide Hills. It took us about 3 hours. When we arrived, we unpacked our bags and split into our teams known as the Kangaroos and Koalas. We then began our activities,...

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...

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...

8/9 Basketball

Havanah Smith, Sophie Baker and Luke Wheare were part of the YP Zone Year 8/9 basketball teams that competed in Kadina recently. They all played very well with the girls’ team advancing to the next round to be played early next term. The boys' team defeated MLS 50 – 2 but were outplayed by...

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...

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...

Incy Wincy Wargul

The R-2 class at the Point Pearce Campus really enjoyed performing 'Incy Wincy Wargul' at the opening of the NAIDOC Celebrations and certainly did themselves proud singing in front of so many people!

Healthy Picnic Day

Flinders University also invited us to the Health Picnic Day where...