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...

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...

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...

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...

11/12 Outdoor Education Kayaking Trip

Last week the Year 11 and 12 Outdoor Education class completed their three day kayaking journey from Point Turton to Corny Point.

Day 1

The weather was a little chillier than most would have liked but it was very favourable kayaking conditions.
With a gentle breeze at our backs, our...

NGF 6 – Partnerships With the Community

The National Quality Framework is a document which drives continuous improvement in early childhood services. The framework identifies the quality areas, standards and elements which define the benchmark of where Services are operating against the National Quality Standard.

Partnerships...

2018 Cross Country

Despite stormy weather the night before, our 2018 Cross Country ran in cool, clear and even sunny conditions; perfect for a long distance event.

This year marks the 25th year that MAS & CYS students have been involved in Cross Country events and the third year on the western Maitland Golf...

Community Volunteers

What a fantastic sight, to see so many of our students enjoying the simple pastime of reading.

As part of my weekly tours of the school, I walked into our JP area to find parents working with our students on various reading activities. These students are receiving added intervention support...

AVSA Commemorative Service

Aboriginal Veterans (SA) visited Point Pearce on Friday May 4 to conduct a special service to honour and commemorate military service of Aboriginal veterans from the Point Pearce Community and surrounding districts. Held as part of the Point Pearce 150th Anniversary celebrations, 15 CYS...