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

  • 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 […]
  • For the love of the snow … Year 10 student Maisie Phillips wins APSI Interschools Scholarship

      Year 10 student, Maisie Phillips, was recently announced as the 2016 winner of the APSI Interschools Scholarship. According to the information available on the APSI website, “APSI offers a scholarship fund in recognition of the rising potential for snowsports instructors within our schools. The Interschools Scholarship recipients will receive a level one course and […]
  • SMGS Year 5/6 students win round 1 of the nationwide 2016 NGS Virtual Debating Competition

      On 30 August, a team of Year 5/6 SMGS students competed in round 1 of the nationwide 2016 NGS Virtual Debating Competition hosted by the Independent Schools and Broadband Technology – Transforming the Education Digital Supply Chain (TtEDSC) initiative. The four-person team, comprising Charlotte Wilson, Olivia Weston, Pippi Fuller and Ely Frize, was selected […]
  • SMGS ICAS Writing Competition

    Students at Snowy Mountains Grammar School should be pleased with their achievements in the International Competition and Assessment for Schools (ICAS) results for Writing.

Events

  1. Year 10 Work Experience

    10 October - 14 October
  2. Year 11 Curriculum Camp

    11 October - 14 October
  3. 2016 HSC Exams

    13 October - 4 November

Recent Posts

How to Survive Your First Few Weeks: 12 Ways to Combat Homesickness as a New Boarder

September 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

Homesickness is pretty normal, so don’t worry! We’ve all been there. Everyone knows how you feel, so come and hang out with us, we’re here to help, and happy to chat. Most boarders say it [...]

Engaging students in areas in which they love to learn

September 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

With credible research demonstrating that students in education across the globe are disengaging from learning and school, at Snowy Mountains Grammar School we are heading in the opposite direction and engaging students in areas in [...]

2016 Australian Interschools Snowsports Championships Wrap-Up

September 12th, 2016|0 Comments

What a way to finish the 2016 school snowsports season. National Champions! Best secondary co-educational school in the country! Mother nature certainly didn't make it easy over the past week but everyone involved, from the athletes to the [...]

2016 Australian Interschools Snowsports Championships – Day 4 Recap

September 10th, 2016|0 Comments

The rain continued to flow on day 4 of competition at the 2016 Australian Interschools Snowsports Championships but so did the medals. On a day where we were outnumbered on the slopes, Team SMGS put [...]

2016 Australian Interschools Snowsports Championships – Day 3 Recap

September 9th, 2016|0 Comments

The spring sunshine disappeared on day 3 of competition in the 2016 Australian Interschools Snowsports Championships as athletes were presented with overcast skies and low light conditions for the morning's events. Conditions deteriorated throughout the day as [...]

2016 Australian Interschools Snowsports Championships – Day 2 Recap

September 8th, 2016|0 Comments

Competitors were greeted with another spectacular spring day for the second day of competition in the 2016 Australian Interschools Snowsorts Championships at Perisher Resort. Day 2 saw the snowboarding events take centre stage along with the [...]

2016 Australian Interschools Snowsports Championships – Day 1 Recap

September 8th, 2016|0 Comments

The 2016 edition of the Australian Interschools Snowsports competition kicked off yesterday in the majestic Snowy Mountains at Perisher Resort. Competitors were welcomed to the event site by immaculate race courses and the distinctive buzz [...]

Why I became a teacher … SMGS K/1 teacher, Emma Smith, Teachers’ Guild of NSW award recipient speech

September 7th, 2016|0 Comments

On 3 September 2016, our K/1 teacher, Ms Emma Smith, travelled to Sydney to accept the Teachers’ Guild of NSW award for teachers in their early years of teaching in primary school, which was announced [...]

Using ad-hoc data analysis to find the problems you didn’t know you had

September 7th, 2016|0 Comments

Using ad-hoc data analysis to find the problems you didn't know you had There is a lot of talk about the effectiveness of data analysis and its relevance to schools. By far the biggest mistake [...]

You’re never too young to learn – Why it is important to teach your children about what to do in a medical emergency.

September 5th, 2016|0 Comments

No one ever wants to be in a situation where circumstance requires young children to manage a medical emergency on their own, however; from time to time, unforeseen events happen and our children are called [...]