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


Mar 18

Join us at our Open Day on Tuesday, 8th May 2018

SMGS warmly welcomes prospective Kindergarten to Year 12 families to join us on Tuesday, 8th May for our Open Day....
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Mar 18

Tathra Bushfire Fundraiser

Dear Parents and Students, As you may be aware, a devastating bushfire has impacted the community of Tathra this past...
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Mar 18

Preparations underway for SMGS Junior School Grandparents and Special Friends Day

Grandparents and Special Friends Day is one of the most anticipated events on the SMGS Junior School calendar! All Junior...
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Upcoming Events

  1. Year 7 Camp

    20 March @ 8:45 am - 23 March @ 3:30 pm AEDT
  2. Assembly

    23 March @ 2:40 pm - 3:30 pm AEDT
  3. Year 8, 9 and 10 Camp

    26 March @ 8:00 am - 29 March @ 5:00 pm AEDT
  4. year 7 Immunisation – HPV 1 & Boostrix

    26 March @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm AEDT
  5. Virtual Debating – Stage 3 – First Round

    26 March @ 12:15 pm - 1:15 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

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SMGS Science Academy students’ paper published in the Journal of the Future Project

March 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

Author: Dr Darryl Nelson, Head of Curriculum, Head of Faculty (Science) The Academies of Excellence Program at SMGS provides many opportunities to students, in multiple areas. Last year, through the Science Academy, two of [...]

Fundamental movement skills, the ‘building blocks’ for more complex and specialised skills

March 19th, 2018|0 Comments

In K/1 and 2/3 this term, students are learning Fundamental Movement Skills (FMS). Fundamental movement skills are a specific set of skills that involve different body parts such as feet, legs, trunk, head, arms and [...]

Circus Challenge visits SMGS Junior School

March 19th, 2018|0 Comments

On Tuesday, 13 March, the circus came to town and we got to be a part of it! SMGS’ Junior School was entertained by a travelling circus company, called Circus Challenge. Two performance artists displayed [...]

Meet Botley!

March 15th, 2018|0 Comments

Meet Botley! Yesterday, Ms Taylor's K/1 class had their first coding lesson. The room was a buzzing with excitement as students worked together in small groups to program the coding robot. Here are a few [...]

Year 12 Student, Sarah Ryan, to participate in the Leukaemia Foundation’s, ‘The World’s Greatest Shave’

March 15th, 2018|0 Comments

Tomorrow at 1:00 pm, SMGS Year 12 student Sarah Ryan will be shaving her head as part of ‘The World’s Greatest Shave’. Sarah has so far raised $2,083, over $1,000 more than her goal amount. [...]

Camaraderie propels SMGS swim team to success at the 2018 ISA Swimming Championships

March 15th, 2018|0 Comments

On Wednesday, 14th March, SMGS sent a twenty-five-member team to the 2018 ISA Swimming Championships. Our students were very excited to compete in the event, which was held at the Sydney Olympic Park Aquatic Centre. [...]

Performance of the children’s book, ‘Gary’, assists in communicating the message of dreaming big

March 12th, 2018|0 Comments

Last week, our Junior School Students were entertained by our friends, the theatre group, Meerkat Productions who performed a play called ‘Gary’. Based on the picture book written by Leila Rudge, two actors brought the [...]

Dirt, sweat and team spirit – Team SMGS ready for the 2018 Australian MTB Interschools

March 9th, 2018|0 Comments

For many of our students, the Snowy Mountains provide a platform for their outdoor pursuits such as hiking, mountain biking and snowsports, to name a few. For others, the mountains provide inspiration and a source [...]

Year 11 Geography students explore biogeographic zones located in the southern end of Kosciuszko National Park

March 8th, 2018|0 Comments

Last Monday, the Year 11 Geography students visited Thredbo to examine the key characteristics of the three main biogeographic zones located in the southern end of Kosciuszko National Park. Students and their teacher travelled by [...]

The HSFOL Maths Competition

March 7th, 2018|0 Comments

Author: Melissa Bell, Enrichment Teacher Over the past three weeks, SMGS has fielded two teams in the “Have Some Fun Online” mathematics quiz endorsed by the Australian Mathematics Teachers Association. This competition involved teams of [...]

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