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.

Computer and Internet Rules

All fifth to twelfth-graders will have a personal school-email account that will be used to communicate with teachers and classmates. Accordingly, the all-faculty conference passed a set of rules regarding the student use of computers and the internet at the DSW, a hard copy of which has been distributed to your children in February. The last page of this document would need to be signed by both parents and student by March 31, 2017. Further details incl. how to  register a personal electronic device. 

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