Snowy Mountains Grammar School is a K-12 co-educational school, catering to both day and boarding students.

Nestled in the foothills of Australia’s stunning alpine mountain region and located on the banks of the beautiful Lake Jindabyne, only a short drive from the Alpine resorts of Thredbo and Perisher, Snowy Mountains Grammar School is truly unique.

This environment provides our students with opportunities that many only dream of.

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Award Winning Education!

Winner of the Educator Magazines Innovative Schools Award two years running. Nominated for three awards in the inaugural Australian Education Awards and named Australian Boarding School of the Year in 2018.

Latest News


Jul 16

UPDATED SMGS Provisional 2016 Interschools Regional Team List

SMGS 2016 provisional Interschools Regional Team list.
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Jul 16

Team SMGS shine through the rain to dominate the Scots Race

Competitors were presented with wet and wild conditions in the 2016 Scots Race at Perisher today.
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Jul 16

Bentley Walker-Broose wins U16 NSW Sprint championships

Elite Snowsports Academy athlete, Bentley Walker-Broose has continued his impressive start to the snowsports season.
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Upcoming Events

  1. Prefect Camp 2020

    15 November - 16 November
  2. Semester 2 Examinations (Year 7-10)

    18 November - 19 November
  3. Year 10 First Aid

    21 November

“SMGS offers a well-rounded, academically enriched education with a strong pastoral care program, whereby each student is known personally by teachers, who prepare students for their vocation and life in the real world…”

Michael Jones – Chairman, Snowy Mountains Grammar School

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Exciting times ahead for SMGS as 2020 Junior School initiatives announced

November 13th, 2019|0 Comments

2019 has been a very positive one for our school community. There has been a strong focus on further strategic planning into 2020 and beyond, and we are delighted to continue to strengthen our educational [...]

SMGS Inducts 2020 Prefect Team at Senior Investiture Ceremony

October 28th, 2019|0 Comments

On Monday, 21 2019 the Snowy Mountains Grammar School Community introduced and welcomed our 2020 Year 12 Class. The senior investiture ceremony provides a space where our new Year 12 cohort acknowledges and commits themselves [...]

Year 3 and 4 begin their Lego Mindstorms adventure!

October 17th, 2019|0 Comments

Year 3 and 4 are starting a LEGO Mindstorms adventure in Science and Technology. They are excited at the thought of programming their own creations this Term.

New Term, New Initiatives! – Introducing ‘Read Aloud Wednesday’

October 17th, 2019|0 Comments

'Read Aloud Wednesday' was launched today in our Junior School. What is Read Aloud Wednesday? Older students and parents are invited to read aloud to our younger students, modelling reading strategies and talking about the [...]

‘Eaglets, Yeast and Balloons’

October 4th, 2019|0 Comments

On Friday, 27th September, the SMGS community gathered in the Snowy Shed for the 2019 Year 12 Farewell Chapel. Memorable moments from the service included the lighting of the 8 candles, each one representing an [...]

School Readiness Series – Article 5 – Language Development

October 4th, 2019|0 Comments

As a continuation of our discussion on school readiness, so far we have discussed the building blocks of school readiness and why they are important. We have looked at how to determine if your child is lacking in [...]

2019 Snowsports Season celebrated at SMGS’ Annual Awards Presentation Evening

October 4th, 2019|0 Comments

Snowy Mountains Grammar School (SMGS) offers an educational opportunity like no other in Australia. Located in the NSW Snowy Mountains, with some of the nation’s best and largest ski fields on our doorstep, our students [...]

SMGS joins Upper Snowy Landcare Network tour

October 3rd, 2019|0 Comments

Today, Year 9 student, Alexi Cross and SMGS Science, Mathematics and Physics teacher, Chanelle Abdipranoto had the opportunity to join the Upper Snowy Landcare Network tour with Landcare stalwarts, landholders and the CEO of Landcare NSW, [...]

School Readiness Series – Article 4 – Fine and Gross Motor Skills

September 13th, 2019|0 Comments

Fine and Gross Motor Skills As a continuation of our discussion on school readiness, so far we have discussed the building blocks of school readiness and why they are important. We have looked at how to determine [...]

Numeracy + Food Manipulatives = FUN!

September 12th, 2019|0 Comments

Over the past few weeks, K/1 have been practising their addition and subtraction skills. Students used a range of manipulatives that included counters, blocks, tens frames, number lines and even some yummy snacks!. First students [...]

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