Plan B

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

  • The first two class periods are cancelled.
  • Classes begin at 9:55 am.
  • Morning bus pick-up times as well as a few bus stop locations are different today. Please refer to the Plan B bus route.
  • The afternoon buses leave the school at their regular times at 3:20 pm and 4:55 pm, however today they follow the Plan B bus route.
  • Extended Care will take place at the regularly scheduled time.
  • Evening classes and events take place as scheduled.
  • 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 B.

  • Die ersten beiden Unterrichtsstunden entfallen.
  • Der Unterricht beginnt um 9.55 Uhr.
  • Die morgendlichen Busfahrzeiten sowie manche Bushaltestellen sind heute anders. Beachten Sie bitte die Plan B-Busroute.
  • Die Schulbusse verlassen wie gewöhnlich nachmittags um 15.20 Uhr und um 16.55 Uhr die Schule, folgen aber heute der Plan B-Busroute.
  • Die Spätbetreuung findet zur normalen Zeit statt.
  • Abendkurse und Veranstaltungen finden planmäßig 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.

Parents’ Council Election

Dear School Community,

We would like to congratulate Karen Dietrich and Cordula Everett to the re-election to the chair positions of the Parents’ Council!

In addition, the following positions were filled as follows:

Treasurer: Dorie Mickler

Deputy Treasurer: Ilona Schmidt-Dellien

Recorder of Meeting Minutes: Emily Haeckel
Deputy Recorder of Meeting Minutes:

Miki Hanada

Speaker Elementary School: Alexandra Lopez-Casero

Deputy Speaker Elementary School: Nadia Fakhari


Speaker Preschool: Lucia Zegarra

Deputy Speaker Preschool: Surita Kaza

Nominating Committee:

Liane Lohde

Alexandra Weiler

Katharina Kopp

Election Committee:

Joseph Cunliffe

Jana Sedlmayer

Anne Loes

This school year, we will again jointly achieve a lot of good for our student body. We look forward to working with everyone!

Petra Palenzatis, OStD‘                  Monika Rodrigues                           Mojdeh Khojasteh

Head of School                                  Elementary School Principal        Preschool Principal

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