Snowy Mountains Grammar School is a unique day and boarding educational institution, catering to students from Kindergarten to Year 12, and is the leading co-educational school in alpine Australia. The school campus is adjacent to Lake Jindabyne, on the outskirts of the town. Canberra is a two-hour drive to the north, whilst the ski fields of Perisher and Thredbo are just thirty minutes away.

The school offers places to residential students (full-time and weekly) from Years 7 to 12. Facilities include single accommodation with spectacular views.