Events

  1. SMIEC

    27 April - 30 April
  2. Staff Day

    29 April
  3. Boarders’ Parent Meeting

    29 April @ 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm AEST
  4. Boarders’ Return

    29 April @ 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm AEST

News

  • 2019 Open Day registrations now open

    Registrations are now open for the 2019 Snowy Mountains Grammar School Open Day.
  • SMGS Netball Team Grand Final Winners

    Congratulations to SMGS Netball team who won the Jindabyne Netball Association Grand Final last night! Well done ladies!
  • New pedal desks in Year 2/3 Classroom

    Introducing our new pedal desks in Junior School, 2/3 classroom. Ms S has been following a school case study over the last 12 months that incorporates Kinaesthetic furniture in the classroom. Research has determined that movement while learning improves brain function, increases the ability to stay on task and improves concentration. After trialling our first […]
  • SMGS 10th Annual Cross Country Carnival – Program

    On Wednesday, 10th April 2019 SMGS Kindergarten to Year 12 students will head to The Station Resort for the 10th Annual Cross Country Running Carnival. The SMGS Cross-Country Carnival is planned to be a fun day, full of enthusiasm and house camaraderie. As much as possible, all students are encouraged to ‘have a go’. Emphasis […]

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Leadership Camp Takes Prefects on Interstate Adventure

Snowy Mountains Grammar School’s 2019 Prefects had the opportunity to develop key projects and expand their leadership skills at the Prefect Camp in Canberra last Friday and Saturday.     As part of the Camp, SMGS Prefects attended the GRIP (Generosity; Responsibility; Integrity; and People) Student Leadership Conference . Throughout the Conference, they were invited [...]

Year 12 Formal, 2018

It’s almost the end of the year, and that means its formal season at Snowy Mountains Grammar School! Last week, SMGS’s Year 12 celebrated their graduation at Thredbo Resort. Students and their guests turned out in style to celebrate the efforts of Year 12, and their time at the school. Congratulations to Year 12. Check [...]

Junior School Cre8ive Session Brings Art to Life

Snowy Mountains Junior School students performed to a full house last night, at the Junior School Cre8ive Sessions. The event, which is held once every semester, aims to showcase the creative talents of Junior School students.   Each student in the Kindergarten to Year 6 cohort was invited to perform or exhibit an artwork to [...]

Former Student Mason Taylor Remembered

Members of the Snowy Mountains Grammar School family, It is with great sadness that I inform you that former student of SMGS, Mason Taylor, passed away on Friday 2 November.   Mason was a boarder at Snowy Mountains Grammar School from 2012 until 2014. After completing Year 10, Mason then continued his studies at home [...]

Young Leaders in Schools

This post was originally published as an article in the Monaro Post newspaper. Dr Andrew Bell is the principal of Snowy Mountains Grammar School.    When was the last time you asked, “how can I support my child in becoming a young leader?” A young person’s school years provide a vital array of opportunities for personal [...]

SMGS Equestrian Team Brings Home the Win!

Sarah Jansen (Year 11) is the Snowy Mountains Equestrian Capitan. The Snowy Mountains Grammar School Equestrian team has had a huge start to the season, with students competing in competitions all over NSW.   On the long weekend, Charlotte Wilson and I went to the Berry InterSchools in Worrigee, and competed in dressage and show [...]

Year 10 Gains Work Experience in Community

Year 10 have spent the first week of Term 4 gaining valuable insight into the professional world during Work Experience Week. Snowy Mountains Grammar School students completed their Work Experience with businesses located in Jindabyne, Cooma, and Canberra. Some students even travelled as far as Sydney to take advantage of opportunities. Each chose an industry [...]

Use of Technology to Educate our School Children

As technology use becomes increasingly prevalent in everyday life, the debate about how innovative, tech-based learning methods can best benefit our children persists.

Tips to Give Your Child the Best Start at School

This post originally appeared as an article in the Monaro Post newspaper. Tavia Taylor is a Kindergarten teacher. She has welcomed many children to Big School.   Starting Kindergarten is a monumental milestone in any child’s life. It also presents a big change for parents too. You may feel excited, nervous, or even overwhelmed, but [...]

Mountain Bike Australia School of Merit

Snowy Mountains Grammar School is very excited to announce that it has been selected as a School of Merit by Mountain Bike Australia, the peak body for mountain biking in Australia. SMGS is one of only nine schools in Australia formally recognised as a School of Meritby Mountain Bike Australia for the provision of school-based mountain [...]