Events

  1. HSC Examinations

    9 November - 30 November
  2. Week 8

    22 November @ 8:00 am - 26 November @ 5:00 pm AEDT
  3. [Cancelled] Year 10 Work Experience

    22 November @ 8:00 am - 26 November @ 5:00 pm AEDT
  4. Band Camp

    25 November @ 8:00 am - 26 November @ 5:00 pm AEDT
  5. [tbc] K-1 Activity Day

    26 November @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm AEDT

News

  • Middle School Information Webinar – Wednesday, 27 October

    Join us for our Middle School Information evening!   The commencement of Middle School marks a notable transition in any student’s life.   The Middle School Virtual Information evening is designed to provide a space in which both students and parents can ask questions and learn more about the Middle School at SMGS.   The […]
  • Scholarships & Bursaries Commencing in 2023 are now open!

    Scholarships and Bursaries for 2023 Enrolment are now Open! Scholarships Snowy Mountains Grammar School offers a limited number of Scholarships in the Middle and Senior School each year to students commencing in Years 7 to 11. Scholarships are typically offered for the duration of a student’s remaining years at Snowy Mountains Grammar School until completion […]
  • Let’s Explore – Kindergarten Transition Program – Registrations Open!

    Is your child starting Kindergarten next year? An Exciting Journey Awaits!   Help your child (and you) to prepare with Let’s Explore! Snowy Mountains Grammar Schools Award Winning Kindergarten readiness program.   Starting Saturday 6th of November – Lets explore offers 3 fun sessions, giving your child the opportunity to explore all areas of school […]
  • Kindergarten 2022 Parent Information Webinar – Wednesday 13 October – Registrations Now Open!

    Starting or considering Kindergarten in 2022? Enrolments are now open for Kindergarten 2022! Kindergarten marks the start of an exciting learning journey for many families. We know our youngest learners flourish in an environment where they are authentically known, that nurtures and inspires their creative and curious minds. With more clarity around what Term 4 […]

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About Jennifer Thompson

Mrs Thompson joined Snowy Mountains Grammar School executive team at the beginning of the School year. She holds a Diploma in Primary from UNSW and a Graduate Certificate in Education from the University of Southern Queensland. Mrs Thompson is experienced in teaching a variety of subjects and has post-graduate qualifications in Educational Support. At the core of her teaching is care for, and knowledge of each and every child. Contact Mrs Thompson for all Year 7-9 matters.

Motivation, what is it, and why do we need it?

Author: Jennifer Thompson, Head of Middle School Motivation, what is it, and why do we need it? Motivation is our why. It is why we act or behave in a particular manner. It is the powerful force that promotes us to take action – even when fearful or fatigued. It is the process that begins [...]

Stickability

Stickability, as defined by the Collins English Dictionary, is “a person’s ability to persevere with something; staying power”. I would add that it is a person’s ability to persevere with something, even when it is hard.  This week, as we navigate uncertain times, we have asked students of the Middle and Senior School to reflect [...]

Middle School – What Matters?

Middle School – What Matters? As we arrive at the end of Semester 1, 2021, we also arrive at the end of our very first semester of Middle School at Snowy Mountains Grammar School. A new initiative for SMGS in name, but not in design or intent. Snowy Mountains Grammar School has always held [...]