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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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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

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Jul 16

3rd place for Bentley Walker-Broose

Bentley Walker-Broose has secured 3rd place overall in the 5km "Cooma Clean out the Cobwebs Race" and 1st in the U18 division.
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Jun 16

The North West Equestrian Expo

SMGS Equestrian team has once again had a great week competing at the 2016 North West Horse Expo at Coonabarabran
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May 16

2016 Athletics Carnival

SMGS recently held their annual Athletics Carnival at the Sport and Recreation Centre.
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Upcoming Events

  1. HSC Examinations

    15 October @ 8:00 am - 9 November @ 5:00 pm AEDT
  2. First Aid – Year 10 (Yellow or Blue)

    29 October @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm AEDT
  3. World Teacher’s Day Morning Tea

    30 October @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am AEDT
  4. Wellbeing Week

    2 November @ 8:00 am - 6 November @ 5:00 pm AEDT
  5. Postive Education Day

    4 November @ 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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Book Week 2020 – Curious Creatures, Creative Minds

October 20th, 2020|0 Comments

Each year since 1945, the Children’s Book Council of Australia has brought children and books together across Australia through CBCA Book Week. During this time, schools celebrate books and Australian children's authors and illustrators. Classroom [...]

Passive Play activity added to Junior School recess options

October 15th, 2020|0 Comments

New term, new initiatives!   This week, the Junior School introduced a passive play option for the playground with a new Lego table.   Lego play promotes teamwork and co-operation, constructive problem solving, lateral thinking [...]

Adventure Racing joins Wednesday Sport Line-up!

October 15th, 2020|0 Comments

This Term we have welcomed Adventure Racing to our vibrant Wednesday sports program.   What is Adventure Racing?   Adventure racing is a team activity where the whole team travels together and must navigate their [...]

SMGS Launches Immersive Virtual Kindergarten Transition Program

September 22nd, 2020|0 Comments

As of Tuesday, 22 September, there are 127 days before the Kindergarten class of 2021 will begin their learning journey at ‘Big School’. For many of our future learners and their families, there are some [...]

Year 2/3 use STEM to build the perfect pirate ship

September 21st, 2020|0 Comments

Avast ye, mateys! Year 2/3 learnt about water displacement as part of their Science lesson today. Their challenge was to design and build a pirate ship that would float on the high seas.

SMGS Environment Club recipient of 2020 FRRR Youth Innovation & ABC Heywire Grant

September 9th, 2020|0 Comments

Yesterday, members of the SMGS Environment Committee gathered to learn that they had been successful in their application for a grant from the Foundation for Rural & Regional Renewal and ABC Heywire. The student group [...]

Students take flight in STANSW Young Scientist Paper Plane Competition

September 7th, 2020|0 Comments

As part of the 2020 National Science Week Activities, students had the opportunity to participate in the STANSW Young Scientist Paper Plane Competition. SMGS had a number of students make the made the minimum cut-offs [...]

Junior School students explore the Deep Blue for National Science Week

September 3rd, 2020|0 Comments

Science Week was jam-packed full of excitement! The theme this year was Deep Blue. Year 6 engaged in the engineering process, creating prototypes that could clean up the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. Students planned and [...]

Students embrace Animals in the Hollows theme for 2020 Landcare artwork competition

September 1st, 2020|0 Comments

Every year primary students from around the region have the opportunity to enter their wonderful artistic creations into the Upper Snowy Landcare Calendar Artwork Competition. This year’s theme was animals in the hollows, focusing on [...]

SMGS Mock Trial Team successful in round two

August 14th, 2020|0 Comments

Congratulations to SMGS Year 11 team who won their second round of Mocktrial against Kooringal High School. The students were able to provide a strong defence in their case and score critical points in the [...]

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