Plan A


Due to weather conditions, the German International School Washington D.C. is running on Plan A.

  • All classes are cancelled.
  • All evening events are cancelled.
  • The lunch menu of the cafeteria may change for the remainder of this week. You will see the current menu on our website once school reopens.


Wetterbedingt gilt an der German International School Washington D.C. Plan A.

  • Der Unterricht fällt heute vollständig aus.
  • Es finden keine Abendveranstaltungen statt.
  • Bei unvorhergesehenem Unterrichtsausfall ändert sich meistens der Speiseplan der Cafeteria für den Rest der Woche. Den aktuellen Speiseplan finden Sie auf unserer Website, wenn die Schule wieder geöffnet ist.

Advent Calendars

The Friends of the German School will be selling a wide selection of Advent calendars directly at the school. You will have the choice between calendars featuring chocolate or pictures, riddles or stickers; they come in contemporary or traditional designs, free standing or hanging.

We will accept cash or checks. All profits will directly benefit projects at the school.

Times and locations of the sale:

Fri., Nov 11th,  2016, 5:00pm – 7:00pm, St. Martin’s Parade/ Lantern Walk – in front of the cafeteria

Thur., Nov. 17th, 2016, 3:00pm – 6:00pm, Parent Teacher Conferences – in the cafeteria

Sat., Nov. 19th, 2016, 9:00am – 11:30am, GLC German Language Courses – in the cafeteria

Sat., Dec. 3rd, 2016, 10:00am – 5:00pm, at the Christmas Market

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Founded in 1969 and run solely by parent volunteers, this group raises funds to benefit GISW. Learn more about the Friends