Snowmen STEM

With Christmas approaching the JP classes have been investigating 'Snowmen' in Design & Technology and in Performing Arts lessons. We started with the song 'Ten Little Snowmen' and acted out…

2021 Music Showcase

Our 2021 Showcase Concert was held on Wednesday November 3 in the CYS Performing Arts Centre. The show was watched by a large and appreciative crowd which included the local…

Term 2 SRC Assembly

The SRC's Term 2 assembly was held in the Performing Arts Centre on Tuesday June 22. The Assembly began with the Acknowledgement of Land read by Isis and the singing…

Year 7-9 electives program

Our school's mission is to provide a safe and inspiring environment that allows for quality education for all our students. We work hard to create respectful relationships with our students,…

Music Is Fun Band

The fabulous 'Music Is Fun Band' visited CYS on Monday December 7 and along with the Maitland Lutheran School we enjoyed eighty minutes of nonstop music and fun! This year's…

Deb Schwartz

Just recently our very own Deb Schwartz got a write up in the Primary Schools Choir newsletter. The following is a quote from the newsletter. "It was great to hear…

7/8 Model Instruments

The Year 7 and 8 Performing Arts classes built model instruments as part of a unit on 'Instruments of the Orchestra'. Students could choose to build a realistic but non-working…

National Simultaneous Storytime

National Simultaneous Storytime (NSS) is held annually by the Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA). Every year a picture book, written and illustrated by an Australian author and illustrator, is…

One Bottle of Pop

In Music, the Year 5/6 classes have been investigating 'Rounds', special songs with verses written with different tunes that can be sung at the same time. We listened to some…

Abracadabra

In Drama with Mrs Davies, the Year 1 have been learning how to do magic tricks using technology. They took before and after shots on the iPads of objects being…

R/1 Music High and Low

The R/1 students have been investigating the concepts of high and low pitch in music. We have been learning the ‘Noah Rap’ and pretending to be little mice and monkeys…