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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  • Snowy Mountains Grammar School Students Smash the State in the 2016 HSC

    The Class of 2016 at Snowy Mountains Grammar School have left their mark, with students showing considerable growth over the course of their HSC year.
  • Oscar Mower finds success in Sporting Clays shooting

      This year SMGS student Oscar Mower has been hard at work in the Sporting Clays shooting arena. Earlier in the year, Oscar competed in a variety of state selection shoots at Bermagui, Cooma, Dubbo, Gunnedah and Sydney. At the selection shoots, each shooter is given a score and the top three scores from the state selections are combined to give competitors […]
  • SMGS figure skaters get ready for the national stage

      Written by Year 12 student, Callum Bradshaw The last two months have been extremely busy for both Anastasia and myself with competitions and training in Canberra and interstate. We first competed in the Reg Park Artistic Trophy in Canberra on 4th September, where Anastasia placed 2nd in Division 5 (a high quality group of […]
  • 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 […]


  1. Boarding Parents Meeting

    29 January @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm AEDT
  2. P & F – Welcome Back BBQ

    30 January @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm AEDT
  3. Year 8 Camp

    31 January - 3 February
  4. Year 7 Camp

    1 February - 3 February
  5. National Day of Action against Bullying and Violence

Recent Posts

Intensive art opportunities at the National Art School

January 11th, 2017|0 Comments

The National Art School's intensive studio program for year 11 students The National Art School of Sydney (NAS) offers the opportunity for Year 11 Art students from across the state to experience what it is [...]

Farewell to Principal Andrew Bell

December 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

This week, SMGS staff, students, parents and the extended community said their farewells to Mr Andrew Bell, the Principal of SMGS for the past five years. As the last of the school events for 2016 [...]

Butterflies and skeletons carry Grace Kerr to ArtExpress showcase nomination

December 21st, 2016|0 Comments

With the HSC examinations completed, results published and ATAR marks revealed, graduating classes of 2016 around Australia can now fully relax and start to plan for the next chapter of their lives. It is no [...]

Speech Day 2016 – Words from the Chairman of the Board, Michael Jones

December 19th, 2016|0 Comments

On Thursday 8 December, SMGS held its annual Speech Day. Speech Day concludes the school year for our students and is a celebration of the achievements and discoveries the students have made with their teachers [...]

Success in Senior Science for 2016 in a Blended Learning Environment

December 18th, 2016|0 Comments

    With HSC results just being released, it is time for teachers to reflect on the year that has been. Part of that reflection is how to improve practice, tweaking here, modifying there. All [...]

Thredbo Run 2016

December 7th, 2016|0 Comments

On Tuesday 6 December, the entire SMGS student body headed up to Thredbo Resort for the 20th annual “Thredbo Run”. The Thredbo run is one of our cultural events for the end of the year, [...]

Gaining my Pilot Certificate – by Nicholas Nanninga, Year 12

December 5th, 2016|0 Comments

November has been an important month for me. Not only did I put P-plates on my first car but I also attained my RA-Aus Pilot Certificate, the freedom and independence of which is pretty [...]

Growth, Grit, Generosity and Gratitude – some inspirational words from Head of Junior School, Mr Scott Frize

November 28th, 2016|0 Comments

On Tuesday 22 November, SMGS held a wonderful celebration at Rydges Horizons for its Year 6 cohort who will be progressing to the Senior School in 2017. I asked Mr Frize for a few thoughts [...]

SMGS student Rebecca Matthes stars in documentary, Peninsular Paradise

November 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

Earlier this year, Year 10 student, Rebecca Matthes, left the chilly autumn of the Snowy Mountains and headed to the warmth of the central coast for an opportunity budding actors and actresses only dream of. [...]

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 [...]