Events

  1. Week 3

    9 May - 15 May
  2. NAPLAN Examinations

    10 May - 12 May
  3. Pyjama Party Year 10-12

    12 May @ 1:45 pm - 8:00 pm AEST
  4. Secret Men’s Business Year 10-12

    12 May @ 1:45 pm - 8:00 pm AEST
  5. Boarding Expo (Dubbo)

    13 May - 14 May

News

  • We’re Hiring – Elite Snowsports Academy – Multiple Positions

    Our award-winning Elite Snowsports Academy is looking for passionate and enthusiastic staff to join our team for the 2022 winter. We have multiple roles available. For all the details or to apply online, check out our website: ESA Supervisor (on snow) ESA Academic Supervisor (option for on snow)
  • We’re Hiring! – Junior School – Primary Years Teacher – Fixed Term Contract

    Due to the exciting growth and development of Snowy Mountains Grammar School, there is an opportunity for an inspiring, dynamic, and committed teacher in our Junior School to join our primary years team on a fixed-term contract across Term 2, 3 and 4 in 2022. Experienced and new scheme teachers are welcome to apply. For […]
  • We’re hiring! – Boarding House Positions

    We’re currently looking for the following positions to join our residential team: Boarding House Supervisor – Part Time Weekends Light-Rigid (LR) Bus Driver
  • Three SMGS Students headed to 2022 Park and Pipe FIS Junior World Championships

    Congratulations to Bella, Beau and Angus who have been selected to represent Australia in the 2022 Park and Pipe FIS Junior World Championships being held in Leysin, France this week.   Bella will compete in Snowboard Slopestyle and Big Air while Angus and Beau will head to the start gate for the Freeski Slopestyle and […]

Junior School

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Da Vinci Decathlon 2022

On Thursday 24 and Friday 25 May, our Year 5-10 da Vinci Decathlon teams joined over fifty other teams from schools from around the region to compete in an academic decathlon. This competition is usually held in Canberra but was held virtually this year. The da Vinci Decathlon required the teams to draw on each [...]

Year 6 STEM race to the finish line with their fan-driven carts

This semester, our Year 6 students have been busy in STEM, re-purposing old equipment to build fan-driven cars. The hands-on activity required students to call upon a breadth of skills, including collaboration, critical thinking, planning, creativity and working technical skills. Through re-purposing old equipment, students completed the following four tasks:  Task 1: Salvage usable parts from [...]

Perseverance and school spirit abound at the 2022 SMGS Cross-Country Carnival

Perseverance and school spirit were on full display at the 2022 Cross-Country Carnival. Students wore their house colours with pride as they navigated the deceivingly challenging course. Memorable moments from some of the staff, students and parents include: “As always, it’s inspiring to watch our students strive for their personal best and beyond.” “The K-2 [...]

Good Luck Year 12 for your HSC Examinations – Kindergarten and Year 1 Words of Wisdom

Our Year 12 2021 cohort begin their HSC examinations tomorrow morning! Wise beyond their years, their Kindergarten and Year 1 buddies have some excellent words of wisdom to pass along to the Year 12 students.   Good luck Year 12 for your HSC examinations! You've got this!   A big thank you to Year [...]

SMGS Launches Kindergarten Readiness Video Series

One of the biggest questions many parents have prior to Kindergarten enrolment or in the lead-up to the first day of school is, “Is my child ready for school?” In our new Kindergarten Readiness Video Series, SMGS Head of Junior School, Ms Heidi Shvetsoff, and Kindergarten Teacher, Ms Rosheen Nikora, provide insight into this big [...]

Up up and away, it’s the 100th Day!

Up, up and away, it's the 100th day! On Monday, 26 July, our youngest learners reached a significant milestone in their educational journey – their first 100 days of school! Students participated in the following activities to celebrate the day: creating "100th-day crowns" to start the day, completing a "100 days’ writing" activity and [...]

2021 Australian Education Awards – SMGS Announced as Excellence Awardee in Three Categories

2021 Australian Education Awards – SMGS Announced as Excellence Awardee in Three Categories Photos: Banner - 2020 Junior School Teaching Team (L-R Heidi Shvetsoff, Brooke Kennedy, Julia Cane, Rosheen Nikora, Christine Philpott, Tavia Taylor), above, SMGS Executive Team L-R (Kelli Wilson, Dr Andrew Bell, Renee Tonkin, Jennifer Thompson, Heidi Shvetsoff, Dr [...]

SMGS Junior School Term 2 Lunchtime and After-school Co-curricular Program off to a Flying Start

SMGS Junior School Term 2 Lunchtime and After-school Co-curricular Program off to a Flying Start From the beginning of 2020, one of the key goals of the SMGS leadership team has been to build an inspiring and engaging Junior School lunchtime and after-school co-curricular and activities program. Underpinned by our mission [...]

Light Up Vanuatu – A Service-Learning Opportunity for K-12

The Junior School feels privileged to be leading a Service Learning opportunity as a K-12 project. The project, Light Up Vanuatu, is supported by SolarBuddy and SchoolAid and has been introduced to SMGS through an Independent Schools Organisation, IPSHA. SchoolAid is an Australian charity empowering young philanthropists by providing in-school support and a crowd-funding platform [...]

Welcome Back to Term 2!

Welcome back to Term 2! With a busy and exciting Term ahead, School Captains Brooke Burns and Samuel Rumball provide an overview of some of the Prefect team initiatives, events and opportunities on the horizon.