Future of SMGS
We are delighted to announce the first two stages of our Master Plan with large two-story Learning Hub and the school’s first Sports Precinct.
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Scholarships & Bursaries
SMGS offers a limited number of Scholarships & Bursaries in the Middle and Senior School each year to students commencing in Years 7 to 11. 2023 Applications are now open!
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Calling all SMGS Alumni! Register online to become a part of the SMGS Alumni community.
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Virtual Tour
Take a virtual tour of our school campus, surrounding area and learn more about our dynamic learning environment.
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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.

Award Winning Education!

Winner of the Educator Magazines Innovative Schools Award two years running. Finalist in three categories at the Australian Education Awards 2018 to 2021 as well as being named Australian Boarding School of the Year in 2018.

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Latest News


May 16

2016 Athletics Carnival

SMGS recently held their annual Athletics Carnival at the Sport and Recreation Centre.
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May 16

Results from the Interschools Gymkhana

Snowy Mountains Grammar School hosted the 16th annual Interschools Equestrian Competition last week at the Station in Jindabyne.
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Upcoming Events

  1. HSC Examinations

    9 November - 30 November
  2. Week 8

    22 November @ 8:00 am - 26 November @ 5:00 pm AEDT
  3. [Cancelled] Year 10 Work Experience

    22 November @ 8:00 am - 26 November @ 5:00 pm AEDT
  4. HSC – Drama Exam

    23 November @ 9:25 am - 11:30 am AEDT
  5. HSC – Business Studies Exam

    23 November @ 1:55 pm - 5:30 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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Snowy Mountains Grammar School Breaks Ground on Stage 1 and Stage 2 of Master Plan

November 19th, 2021|0 Comments

Snowy Mountains Grammar School broke ground on Friday 19 November for Stage 1 and Stage 2 of its Master Plan. Proudly funded by the NSW Government in association with Snowy Mountains Grammar School, the Stage [...]

Join us for Transition: A Taste of Year 7

November 15th, 2021|0 Comments

We are very excited to confirm that we are now able to run a Year 7 Transition Day, which will take place on Monday, 22 November, from 9.00am to 2.00pm. This day is designed [...]

Motivation, what is it, and why do we need it?

November 15th, 2021|0 Comments

Author: Jennifer Thompson, Head of Middle School Motivation, what is it, and why do we need it? Motivation is our why. It is why we act or behave in a particular manner. It is the [...]

Snowsports Event Round-Up

November 10th, 2021|0 Comments

Four New Ski Instructors at SMGS Meet Australia’s newest ski instructors! Snowy Mountains Grammar School boasts four new professional ski instructors after the students qualified for their Alpine Level One certification during the school holidays. [...]

Junior School Service Learning – Light Up Vanuatu

November 6th, 2021|0 Comments

Thank you to our amazing school community; SMGS raised $2,876 for the Light Up Vanuatu campaign, which aims to end energy poverty for ALL the 47,000 children currently living in extreme energy poverty in Vanuatu. [...]

Student shortlisted in the Whitlam Institute’s ‘What Matters?’ Competition

November 6th, 2021|0 Comments

We’re very proud of Mia Cummings in Year 8, as her entry to the Whitlam Institute’s ‘What Matters?’ competition was shortlisted and published on their website. She was one of only thirty students out of [...]

SMGS Middle Division Virtual Debating Team advances to National Semi-Finals

November 6th, 2021|0 Comments

It’s been a busy few weeks for our virtual debating teams as they worked through the rounds of the NGS Super National Virtual Debating Competition. On Wednesday, 3 November, in the quarter-final round of the [...]

SMGS Launches Kindergarten Readiness Video Series

October 10th, 2021|0 Comments

One of the biggest questions many parents have prior to Kindergarten enrolment or in the lead-up to the first day of school is, “Is my child ready for school?” In our new Kindergarten Readiness Video [...]

Welcome back to face-to-face learning!

September 20th, 2021|0 Comments

A warm welcome back to all our staff and students! Today is a wonderful opportunity to seize for students to reconnect with each other in person and with their teachers, too, before the break. Thank [...]


September 17th, 2021|0 Comments

Stickability, as defined by the Collins English Dictionary, is “a person’s ability to persevere with something; staying power”. I would add that it is a person’s ability to persevere with something, even when it is [...]

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