Snowy Mountains Grammar School is 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, only a short drive from the Alpine resorts of Thredbo and Perisher, Snowy Mountains Grammar School is truly unique.

This environment provides our students with opportunities that many only dream of.

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The Educator Magazine - SMGS Innovative Schools Award

Winner – Innovative Schools!

For the second year running, Snowy Mountains Grammar School has been awarded The Educator Magazines Innovative Schools Award – Find out why!

Latest News

SMGS Catering Services Tender


Dec 17

Tender for Catering Services

Snowy Mountains Grammar School invites tenders from local and regional caterers for the provision of Catering Services to the school and boarding house at its campus in Jindabyne
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Nov 17

L’Etape Australia visits SMGS

Thank you to Isabelle from L’Étape Australia by Le Tour de France who came to SMGS today to speak to our students...
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Oct 17

Year 7/8 Debate Team on to Semi-Finals

  Last week our Year 7/8 debate team won round 3 (Quarter-Finals) of the NGS Super National Virtual Debating Competition...
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Upcoming Events

  1. Uniform Shop Opens

    30 January @ 2:30 am - 4:30 pm AEDT
  2. Boarding Students Return

    30 January @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm AEDT
  3. P&F Welcome Sausage Sizzle

    30 January @ 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm AEDT
  4. 2018 classes commence

    31 January @ 8:30 am - 3:35 pm AEDT

“SMGS offers a well-rounded, academically enriched education with a strong pastoral care program, whereby each student is known personally by teachers, who prepare students for their vocation and life in the real world…”

Michael Jones – Chairman, Snowy Mountains Grammar School

Read about our school…

Surviving the digital schoolyard – Essential tips for BYOD students

January 19th, 2018|0 Comments

Author: Craig Moore, SMGS IT Manager and School of Code teacher For many students, technology is now an integral part of everyday school life. The popularity of "Bring Your Own Device" programs and the availability [...]

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Calming the first day of school jitters – 5 tips

January 15th, 2018|0 Comments

In the Snowy Monaro region, the commencement of the 2018 school year is fast approaching. The students embarking on their formal schooling journey this year will be the graduating class of 2030! It’s exciting to think how the next thirteen years will help shape our region’s youngest citizens and what careers and pathways they will choose to explore.

Anastasia and Callum Bradshaw finish figure skating season with personal bests

December 18th, 2017|0 Comments

Written by 2017 alumnus, Callum Bradshaw Last week’s Australian Figure Skating Championships in Brisbane were very successful for Anastasia and me. We performed very well under pressure, especially among the most competitors we’ve faced this [...]

SMGS Stage 4 debating team places 3rd in Australia

December 18th, 2017|0 Comments

Despite being 21 years young, Snowy Mountains Grammar School has a rich history in debating. This year, SMGS entered three teams into the NGS Super National Virtual Debating Competition. Our Stage 3 (Years 5 and [...]

Congratulations, Year 12, 2017

December 15th, 2017|0 Comments

The 2017 SMGS Year 12 cohort received their HSC marks last week. Students’ hard work over the last 12 months paid off, with many students achieving four or more Band 5 (80-89 marks) or [...]

PIPS testing – a valuable addition to the SMGS Junior School data capture tool-kit

December 14th, 2017|0 Comments

SMGS was very excited to be able to share with Kindergarten families the results that were received from external diagnostic testing that was conducted by the University of Western Australia at the end of the [...]

The Oration – SMGS 2017 School Captains’ Final Address

December 13th, 2017|0 Comments

Those present in the Snowy Shed for Speech Day 2017 would agree the feelings of excitement, anticipation, relief and nostalgia were palpable. It was the last day of the school year, after all. One of [...]

SMGS ESA program gears up for its third season

December 12th, 2017|0 Comments

On Tuesday, 12th December, the first round of applications for the 2018 SMGS ESA program will open. Entering its third year, the ESA program will continue to work on providing the highest level of academic, [...]

Year 8 student, Mackenzie Harding, and her brumby, ‘Red’, selected to compete in the 2018 Sydney Royal Easter Show

December 8th, 2017|0 Comments

On Sunday, 19th November, SMGS student Mackenzie Harding and ‘Red’ were selected to ride in the 2018 Sydney Royal Easter Show. We were provided with a bit of background information on the complexities of selection [...]

SMGS Students Impress in the 2017 ICAS Mathematics, ICAS English and RACI Chemistry Quiz

December 8th, 2017|0 Comments

Earlier this year, SMGS students were recognised for their achievements in the ICAS Mathematics, ICAS English and RACI Chemistry Quiz. Our students’ impressive results are a testament to their hard work and the strong academic [...]

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