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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  • Mackenzie Diver navigates tough course at the MTBA DHI Round 3

      SMGS student, Mackenzie Diver competed in Round 3 of the MTBA Down Hill National Series at Mt Beauty Big Hill Mountain Bike Park over the weekend of February 17-19. The freshly re-built downhill course was dry, loose and ever-changing making for a very testing course. The course was a lot shorter than the Thredbo track but […]
  • 2017 Elite Snowsport Program – Applications close 15th February

      Due to the huge success of the 2016 Elite Snowsports Academy, we have received record interest in the 2017 SMGS Elite Snowsports Academy Program. Interest is so great that we need to begin to finalise numbers now. If you wish to enrol in the program for 2017, please complete and return an ESA application […]
  • SMGS Junior School Students join Scholastic Review Crew

    Twice a year, Scholastic recruit students from across Australia to read and write reviews on newly published books, manuscripts or even proofing copies of books that have not yet been published. The Junior School nominated a number of students and Scholastic selected four SMGS students to join their Review Crew. During Terms 3 and 4 […]
  • P&F Welcome Back Afternoon Tea!

    The start of the 2017 school year is just around the corner! The P&F warmly welcome all new and returning students, parents, teachers and staff to join us for afternoon tea! See you soon!


  1. Jnr centre 2

    K-4 Swim Program

    23 February
  2. Canberra Show

    Canberra Show

    24 February - 26 February
  3. ACER Exam

    25 February @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm AEDT
  4. P & F Meeting

    1 March @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm AEDT
  5. Jnr centre 2

Recent Posts

A Teddy Bear’s Picnic

February 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

Last week the SMGS K-2 classes, along with their Year 12 buddies, headed up to the Kosciuszko Education Centre for a Teddy Bear’s Picnic. The day was action-packed with hiking, games, an educational story trail [...]

SMGS School Spirit Shines at Annual Swim Carnival

February 21st, 2017|0 Comments

Last week, Snowy Mountains Grammar School held its annual swimming carnival at the Berridale Pool. The swimming carnival is a school-wide competition, with each student competing for one of four houses (Twynam, Cascades, Mowamba or [...]

SMGS Student, Winsome Ogilvie, to participate in the Leukaemia Foundation’s, “The World’s Greatest Shave”

February 14th, 2017|0 Comments

Q. How/why did you make the decision to participate in this year’s “The World’s Greatest Shave”?  I made the decision to participate in the World’s Greatest Shave because I was attracted by the idea of [...]

Year 11/12 Drama Excursion to the Seymour Centre and the Sydney Theatre Company

February 14th, 2017|0 Comments

On Friday, senior Drama students attended two Onstage performances at the Seymour Centre in Sydney, showcasing last year's HSC Band 6 Group and Individual Performances. Students were inspired by the outstanding level of acting skills and [...]

Nimmitabel Show Report 2017

February 13th, 2017|0 Comments

Last Saturday a number of members of the SMGS equestrian team travelled to Nimmitabel to compete in the annual Agricultural Show.  It was wonderful to have Mr Bland spectating at this competition.  Our riders train [...]

From Theory to Application

February 6th, 2017|0 Comments

It is very easy to get caught up in theoretical explanations of subjects like Science and Technology. One of the more enjoyable experiences for students can be applying their knowledge by “doing” something based on [...]

Déjà vu on the first day of school

February 1st, 2017|0 Comments

The first day of Term 1 each year is momentous for all new Kindergarten students. This year it is also an historical milestone for the school with the enrolment of Poppy Witherdin, as she is [...]

My first solo flight – written by Tolina Davis

January 25th, 2017|0 Comments

On 14th February, 2016, a day for celebrating those you love, I celebrated my love of the skies and flew solo for the first time. It was an amazing experience. I’ve studied aviation theory at [...]

Preparing for the 2017 Australian Mountain Bike Interschools

January 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

Written by Guest Blogger: Vanessa Knee, Founder and Head Coach of Jindabyne Girl Riders About Vee: Vee is the founder and head coach of Jindabyne Girl Riders. Chasing the snow as a passionate skier, she [...]

Acing the ACER Examination

January 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

Acing the Acer Examination So you have decided that you would like to sit the ACER examination in order to unlock scholarship opportunities for a school next year? That’s great and you should be proud [...]