Welcome to Snowy Mountains Grammar School

We are a K-12 co-educational school, catering to both day and boarding students.

Nestled in the foothills of Australia’s stunning alpine mountain region and located on the banks of the beautiful Lake Jindabyne, Snowy Mountains Grammar School is truly a unique school. This environment provides our students with opportunities that many only dream of.

Whether you are a budding Olympian or just looking for a school that genuinely understands your needs and will help you succeed, talk to us to see how we can start your journey.

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  • Oscar Litchfield wins Best Music Video in the YOOFTube Short Film Competition

      On 12 September, Year 11 boarding student, Oscar Litchfield’s video “Escape” won Best Music Video in the YOOFTube SE NSW Regional Youth Short Film Competition. We caught up with Oscar to ask him a little bit about his award and love of music: Q. Tell us about the video you submitted for YoofTube – did […]
  • For the love of the snow … Year 10 student Maisie Phillips wins APSI Interschools Scholarship

      Year 10 student, Maisie Phillips, was recently announced as the 2016 winner of the APSI Interschools Scholarship. According to the information available on the APSI website, “APSI offers a scholarship fund in recognition of the rising potential for snowsports instructors within our schools. The Interschools Scholarship recipients will receive a level one course and […]
  • SMGS Year 5/6 students win round 1 of the nationwide 2016 NGS Virtual Debating Competition

      On 30 August, a team of Year 5/6 SMGS students competed in round 1 of the nationwide 2016 NGS Virtual Debating Competition hosted by the Independent Schools and Broadband Technology – Transforming the Education Digital Supply Chain (TtEDSC) initiative. The four-person team, comprising Charlotte Wilson, Olivia Weston, Pippi Fuller and Ely Frize, was selected […]
  • SMGS ICAS Writing Competition

    Students at Snowy Mountains Grammar School should be pleased with their achievements in the International Competition and Assessment for Schools (ICAS) results for Writing.


  1. 2016 HSC Exams

    13 October - 4 November
  2. Leadership Program, 2017 Prefects

    27 October - 28 October
  3. World Teachers Day

    28 October
  4. Let's Explore

    Let’s Explore Kindergarten Transition Program – Day 2

    28 October @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am AEDT

Recent Posts

Facing our Fears: A student’s perspective

October 24th, 2016|0 Comments

Our Year 11 students recently returned from their Year 11 camp in the Blue Mountains, NSW. Below, SMGS Student, Sarah Milford shares her experience of overcoming some of her biggest fears. Our fears are something that [...]

SMGS singers prepare for the 2016 ITU Cross Triathlon World Championships Opening Ceremony

October 24th, 2016|0 Comments

Last week, 12 singers from Snowy Mountains Grammar School experienced a wonderful musical opportunity. The girls are part of a combined choir with featured soloists, which will be performing the ‘anthem’ song at the upcoming [...]

ISHE wrap up

October 20th, 2016|0 Comments

A wonderful Suprise STOP PRESS- Mackenzie Harding was awarded the 2016 ISHE Newcomer ODE award. Mackenzie was awarded a beautiful rug for her beautiful brumby Kosciuszko Red. The award was a wonderful surprise for the [...]

ISHE – Day 2

October 20th, 2016|0 Comments

The day dawned bright and clear. The sun was shining, and the air was filled with the potential of the One Day Event (ODE). This premier event consists of 3 separate elements, Dressage, Show Jumping [...]

Science: A Global Perspective

October 19th, 2016|0 Comments

Working Scientifically is a component of all secondary science courses in the current NSW Science Curriculum. Usually, this entails developing hypotheses, selecting the best course of action and materials to conduct investigations, carrying out the [...]

Term 4 Principal’s Merit Assembly

October 18th, 2016|0 Comments

On Monday 17, 2016 it was our pleasure to welcome parents to join us for the Principal’s Merit Assembly. We recognised the students who had achieved Academic Honours (Provisional), Academic Endeavour (Provisional) and [...]

SMGS’ Garden Club, the ‘Fruit Explosions’, helping to create a more environmentally aware and sustainable school

October 18th, 2016|0 Comments

On 12 September, the SMGS Garden Club conducted a waste audit at our school. The Fruit Explosions is a group of Junior School students who get together weekly, giving up their lunch break to plant, [...]

Welcome to ISHE 2016!

October 14th, 2016|0 Comments

This is the second year that students from SMGS Equestrian Program have competed at the Interschools Horse Extravaganza (ISHE) in Tamworth, the equine capital of Australia. The facilities are of an international standard, and the students [...]

Best Practice for HSC Support – 7 Tips for Parents and Families

October 13th, 2016|0 Comments

As our students commence the final days before their HSC examinations, it’s a very prudent time to reflect on some key strategies and tips that may help their families support them through this rollercoaster of [...]

The Science Academy Branches Out

October 13th, 2016|0 Comments

The way in which Science is practised in the “real world” is very different to how it is delivered within the somewhat sheltered school environment. Whilst teachers have prescriptive syllabi to follow, incorporating less restrictive [...]