The Athlete’s Foot Shoe Fitting Day
As in previous years Athletes Foot are coming to Jindabyne, details can be viewed here: https://www.smgs.nsw.edu.au/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/Snowy-Mountains-Grammar-School.pdf
Senior School Book Order Reminder
Dear Families, Please remember to order your children’s books for 2020 on the Box of Books website (Senior School only). The link is: https://shop.boxofbooks.io/passwordless/signin . This should be done as soon as possible in case of any delays in the supply of some items. If you have any queries, please contact the school office.
Extended school closure period
Due to the events of the past few days, Snowy Mountains Grammar School will remain closed on Monday and Tuesday this week. At this stage, we anticipate that the normal operations will resume on Wednesday 8th January 2020 but we will re-assess on Tuesday afternoon.
Kosciuszko National Park Evacuation Notice
NPWS has declared a planned evacuation of the Kosciuszko National Park commencing today with the evacuation deadline of Friday 3 January at 10:00 am. Please refer to the following information and the following links: https://www.rfs.nsw.gov.au/fire-information/major-fire-updates https://www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/visit-a-park/parks/kosciuszko-national-park/local-alerts?fbclid=IwAR0UsQzbYPA5xE2OP9G_EyXozABDDhN6Jw1_AeaeoaQGocdrpTbjHD_ig-w https://www.emergency.vic.gov.au/respond/
Snowsports Program admin
As you might expect from a school that actively utilises its natural environment, wintersports form an integral part of the program at SMGS.
All students are encouraged to participate in the winter program, from Kindergarten through to Year 11, and programs cater for all skill levels from the very beginners through to elite athletes. Students also have the option of applying to join the Elite Snowsports Academy which caters to students who require a more rigorous training program.
The snowsports program is managed by our Director of Activities, Mr Martin Philpott.
Draft team lists – Interschools and Amelia McGuiness
Draft team lists are now available for the following events: SSA Northern States Interschools Snowsports Championships (as at Thursday 1st August 2019) Amelia McGuiness Cross-Country (as at Thursday 1st August 2019) Amelia McGuiness Time Trial (as at Thursday 1st August 2019)
Two SMGS Alumni announced as inaugural Interschool Ambassadors for 2019
Congratulations to SMGS Alumnus (2017) Theo Coates and Alumna (2018) Antonia Murphy, who were selected as Interschools Ambassadors for the 2019 snowsports season. Antonia and Theo will be at various Interschools Presentations, events and other functions this season! Antonia Murphy 18 and Theodore Coates 19, both of whom grew up in Jindabyne are 2 of […]
Draft team lists (Updated) for Interschools and Redlands Cup now online
The first draft team lists for the 2019 Snowsports season are now available: Redlands Cup (Updated Thursday 13th June 2019) ACT-Southern NSW Interschools Snowsports Championships (Updated Thursday 13th June 2019) Please refer to the Snowsports Team Selection Policy for details about team snowsports team selection. All feedback on these draft teams should be directed to: […]
This just in! Two additional places available in the 2019 ESA program
This just in! We are delighted to announce that we have opened additional places for two student-athletes to join the 2019 SMGS Elite Snowsports Academy (ESA) this winter. If you are interested in applying, please submit your application by Monday, 27th May 2019. Entering its fourth year, the SMGS ESA program will continue to deliver […]
Year 12 student, Charles Beaton headed to the 2019 Australian Junior World Championships
Congratulations to SMGS Year 12 Student, Charles Beaton for his nomination to the 2019 Australian Junior World Championships Park and Pipe Team! Charles will don the green and gold in Klaeppen, Sweden on 4-14 April. The full Ski and Snowboard Australia Press Release can be viewed here: https://www.skiandsnowboard.org.au/news/18757/?fbclid=IwAR2lufhpLjlqkf3-3ppUXVyPrFOzm2yN_neoZRmHLcWTYwAdCn_EGFaQHg8