SAASTA Painting

The stage 2 SAASTA students completed a creative presentation that required them to create a team story and transfer that onto a painting. The painting will then be used on…

Steve the Parrot

We have had a special visitor to the ELC to support us in celebrating the picture book, ‘Busy Beaks’ for Book Week. Steve, the Alexandrine parrot has inspired children to…

Carclew Project Update

It’s been an amazing two weeks with the Carclew artists Janet Milera, Clem Newchurch & Mali Allen and Narungga Cultural Consultant, Uncle Peter Turner working with the Year 5, 6,…

This week began the 2-week residency of the Carclew Aboriginal Artists in School (AAIS) Narungga residency at Central Yorke School. Janet Milera (Narungga artist), Clem Newchurch (Narungga artist) and Mali…

Aboriginal Artists in School

The Aboriginal Artists in School (AAIS) program is a community cultural development program which aims to establish longer-term and sustainable connections between Aboriginal artists/cultural practitioners and local SA schools. The…

Reconciliation Week

National Reconciliation Week was from May 25th to June 2nd. The theme for this year’s NRW is ‘In this together’. I would like to thank all staff involved in facilitating…

R-1 Magic Wands

In Art with Ms McEvoy, the R/1 students made their own 'Magic Nature Wands'. They found magical looking sticks then would tape, string and wool around them then added other…

Cedric Varcoe Visit

On 26th of February Cedric Varcoe visited CYS to inspire our SAASTA students as they create a powerful pi ece of artwork.  He was able to assist students with their…

Woodhouse Camp

On Wednesday the 30th of October we left on a bus to go to our camp at The Woodhouse Activity Centre, near Piccadilly in the Adelaide Hills. Angas and Mrs.…

Night At the Museum

The Maitland Museum hosted over two hundred visitors on the evening of August 21 for Central Yorke School’s 2019 Project Based Learning Expo. The aptly named ‘Night At the Museum’…