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 […]
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.
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
2019 ESA Round 1 Applications closing soon! – Friday, 22nd March 2019
Entering its fourth year, the SMGS Elite Snowsports Academy will continue to deliver an holistic experience that incorporates all facets of athletic, academic, wellbeing and logistical support to the advanced and elite snowsports athlete. Participants in this program will be guided to pursue athletic success without sacrificing their academic pathway, while living a balanced lifestyle, […]
Regional Interschools Day 3 Competitor Information
Day 3 of the ACT-Southern NSW Interschools Snowsports Championships continues at Perisher tomorrow, Friday 27th July, with the following events: Alpine (Division 1, 2 & 3) SkierX (Division 4, 5 & 6) Bib Collection: Bib collection will be from 7:30am on the day of competition at one of two base camps – depending on the […]