Welcome to the Central Yorke School R-5 Primary

The CYS Primary School is located in the southern wing of the main Maitland Campus. Our Junior Primary classrooms are adjacent and connected to the Early Learning Centre for ease of transition and shared programs. Students enjoy small class sizes, extensive facilities including nature play areas, gymnasium, Performing Arts Centre and specialist teachers in Music, Drama and Dance. The Primary Head of School is Chelsea Schmidt. 


R-5 Parent Circulars

R-5 Videos

Llama Pinata
Posted on May 13, 2024
This Is My Sombrero Hat
Posted on May 13, 2024
Goosey Gander
Posted on May 13, 2024
Posted on May 13, 2024
While the Giant's Gone
Posted on May 13, 2024

R-5 News

2/3 STEM | Fossil Casts

The 2/3 students have been learning about fossils in STEM. We created our own fossil casts by filling fossil shaped …...

Mother’s Day 2024

What an amazing day celebrating our Mums, Nana’s and special people! The smiles really say it all!   ...

First Day Back

What a week we’ve had welcoming students into the new school year! Here’s a few snaps from our first day …...

Primary Learning Hub | Drawing

One of our goals in the Primary Learning Hub is to improve our drawing skills. The task today was to …...

New Receptions

A big welcome to our new Receptions who have made a great start at Central Yorke School! What a delight …...

Staff Professional Development

The R-12 teaching staff worked with Dr Matt Capp from ‘Capitalise Education’ last Thursday. Dr Capp ran workshop sessions on …...

The Eagles Win!

A strong finish in Term 4 by the Sharks didn’t dent the Eagles substantial lead with the mighty birds winning …...

Monica Turner Farewell

Monica has been driving our school buses for nearly 40 years and so it was with great sadness we farewelled …...

Presentation NIght 2023

Thank you to all the donors, presenters, staff and families involved. Congratulations to all our student, parent and staff recipients...

2023 Band Tour

The Concert Band and Vocal Ensemble travelled to Ardrossan and Moonta today to perform for students at each school. The …...