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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News

  • 2017 NSW State Interschools Provisional Team List (Updated)

    The updated provisional team lists for the NSW State Interschools Snowsports Championships is now available.
  • Congratulations to the SMGS Chess Team!

    Congratulations to the members of the SMGS Chess Team – Aaron Pottage, Sam Celestino, Tom Davis, Austin Beck and Jackson Quinn.  They have made it through to the final six in the South Coast & Southern Division of the NSW Junior Chess Competition. The last round was played online against Moss Vale High School, with […]
  • 2018 Year 11 Subject Selection – Presentation Video

    On Tuesday, 25th July, SMGS held it’s 2018 Year 11 Subject Selection evening which included a presentation from Dr Darryl Nelson, Head of Stage 6. If you were unable to attend the evening, you can view the presentation below: If you have any questions, please  contact Dr Nelson via email at darryl.nelson@smgs.nsw.edu.au Please note that […]
  • 2018 Year 11 Subject Selection Evening – Tuesday 25 July

      Tomorrow night, SMGS is holding it’s 2018 Year 11 Subject Selection Evening  for students currently in Year 10 at Snowy Mountains Grammar School and for those who are considering selecting Snowy Mountains Grammar School as their school of choice for 2018. This will be an opportunity for students and parents to hear important information […]

Events

  1. Exeat Weekend

    19 August - 20 August
  2. Amelia McGuiness Time Trial

    20 August - 21 August
  3. 2017 SMGS Interschools Snowsports
  4. Year 11 Yearly Exams

    28 August - 1 September

Recent Posts

2017 Mock Trial Competition – Closing Remarks

August 18th, 2017|0 Comments

On Tuesday 8th August, the SMGS Mock Trial team entered Round 5 of the Law Society of New South Wales' 2017 Mock Trial competition. Our team performed very well in a challenging mock trial, which [...]

ACT & Southern NSW Interschools Championships Recap

August 18th, 2017|0 Comments

The three days of the ACT & Southern NSW Interschools Championships, held at Perisher Resort over July 26-28, saw Snowy Mountains Grammar School send its biggest team to date, with 126 students competing. This is [...]

SMGS 2017 ASSSTCs Team – Continuing a 16 Year Tradition

August 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Last week, our school competed in the Australian Secondary Schools Ski Team Championships (ASSSTCs). I first entered our school in the competition some sixteen years ago.  Since then we have been successful in bringing home [...]

‘What’s the matter?’

August 9th, 2017|0 Comments

Last week our Year 3 and 4 students collaborated with our Year 11 and 12 Chemistry class on a few experiments. Currently, our Year 3 and 4 students are studying a unit of work called [...]

Certainty and Science

August 5th, 2017|0 Comments

An unknown bacterium being tested for antibiotic resistance. Image credit: D. Nelson The nature of Science is often not well understood. One of my friends recently described Science as “black and white” in comparison [...]

SMGS Year 12 Student, Mackenzie Diver, to represent our region at the 11th International Youth Pierre de Coubertin Forum in Estonia

August 4th, 2017|0 Comments

On 2 August, 2017, it was announced that SMGS Year 12 student, Mackenzie Diver, was selected as one of eight students from Australia to attend the 11th International Youth Pierre de Coubertin Forum in Estonia [...]

Follow the Leader – SMGS’ Buddy Program in Action at Regional Interschools

August 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

Each year the incoming SMGS Kindergarten cohort is paired with Year 12 buddies. The SMGS Buddy Program was created to help new students in their transition to “Big School” and the program plays a substantial [...]

It’s really all about the electrons!

July 31st, 2017|0 Comments

SMGS Head of Stage 6 and Chemistry/Physics teacher, Dr Darryl Nelson, has had two Chemistry videos accepted for the Royal Australian Chemical Institute's (RACI) 100 Reactions series, celebrating their 100th anniversary. The two films that [...]

Principal’s Term 2 Merit Assembly

July 28th, 2017|0 Comments

On Tuesday 25 July, SMGS held their mid-year Principal’s Merit Assembly. The assembly recognises students who had achieved Academic Honours (Provisional) and Academic Endeavour (Provisional) across Stages 4, 5 and 6 in Term 2. During [...]

Immersing Ourselves in the Lives of our City Neighbours

July 27th, 2017|0 Comments

Thrilled and excited to see quality actors, as well as the sights Sydney has to offer, Senior Drama students headed up to Sydney for our second excursion this year on Saturday, 22 July. Stepping off [...]

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