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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Registration for our Open Day on Friday 6th March are now open. Register online now to book your place.

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Let’s Explore is a free educational program, for children transitioning into Kindergarten in 2020.

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Gidgillys Early Education and Care is proud to bring Jindabyne and its wider community ‘Jindabyne OSHC’.

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Have you seen Snowy Mountains Grammar School’s 2020-2024 Strategic Plan and Campus Master Plan?

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Award Winning Education!

Winner of the Educator Magazines Innovative Schools Award two years running. Finalist in three categories at the Australian Education Awards in 2018 and 2019 as well as being named Australian Boarding School of the Year in 2018.

Latest News


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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Jul 16

Junior School NAIDOC Week Artwork

SMGS Junior School NAIDOC week artwork is currently on display in the Snowy Region Visitor Centre.
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Upcoming Events

  1. JS Parent Teacher Interviews

    24 February @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm AEDT
  2. Year 7 – 11 Parent Teacher Interviews

    24 February @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm AEDT
  3. Back Up Date – School Photos

    25 February @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm AEDT
  4. Year 7-11 Parent Teacher Interviews

    25 February @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm AEDT
  5. Lions Youth of the Year

    26 February @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm AEDT

“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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Year 7 STEM Friction Challenge

February 21st, 2020|0 Comments

Our Year 7 STEM class started their day off with an exciting challenge - to construct a downhill skier that will race another skier down a ski ramp. The objective was to design one that [...]

SMGS reignites Alumni Engagement and Relations Program in parallel with 25th Anniversary celebrations

February 19th, 2020|0 Comments

Over the past twenty-five years, SMGS has worked diligently to bring our school’s founders’ vision to reality – to be recognised as a premier day and boarding school community, offering a diverse range of opportunities, [...]

Jindabyne Outside School Hours Care (OSHC) offers safe, fun and relaxed environment

February 19th, 2020|0 Comments

At the start of the year we welcomed new and returning families to SMGS. We also welcomed a new and much-anticipated program, Jindabyne Outside School Hours Care (OSHC).  Jindabyne OSHC is an outside school hours [...]

Junior School launches Bounce Back program

February 19th, 2020|0 Comments

Our Junior School students have been outstanding in the manner in which they have started the year.  This term we have observed many instances when they have demonstrated that they are kind and caring to [...]

SMGS Alumna, Julia Weber, named as a finalist in the 2020 NSW Young Women of the Year Awards

February 14th, 2020|0 Comments

Snowy Mountains Grammar School Alumna (Class of 2014, Mowamba House), Julia Weber, is a Newcastle University student studying a combined Bachelor of Business (Leadership and Management)/Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) degree. Julia is passionate about improving [...]

SMGS Duke of Ed 2020 Program

February 3rd, 2020|0 Comments

The SMGS Duke of Ed Program is now accepting new students for 2020. Melissa Bell, SMGS Head of Faculty – Education Support and Enrichment will be presenting to the Year 9 & 10 students at [...]

SMGS Snowsports Athletes represent Australia at the 2020 Youth Olympic Games

January 20th, 2020|0 Comments

Snowy Mountains Grammar School had two current students named for this year’s Youth Olympic Games who represented Australia in Lausanne, Switzerland – Joey Steggall and Benjamin Wynn. Benjamin competed in Ski Cross and Joey competed [...]

Supporting each other in the wake of the bushfire crisis

January 17th, 2020|0 Comments

It seems so long ago that we said an excited goodbye to the 2019 school year on a sunny, clear and cool December day, with plans for a long and restful summer break. We did [...]

Congratulations Year 12 – Class of 2019

January 8th, 2020|0 Comments

We are delighted with our student results in the HSC this year. It is the result of a sustained approach over a long period of time. Also notable are some of the personal bests that [...]

Year 7/8 Virtual Debate Team Finish Third in Australia!

December 12th, 2019|0 Comments

On 28th November, our Year 7 & 8 debating team competed in the semi-final of the Association of Independent Schools National Virtual Debating competition. Unfortunately, we lost to a great team from Scotch Oakburn College in Tasmania [...]

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