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.

Project Week at the Elementary School

Dear Parents of the Elementary School (SEL through grade 4), 

Next week, Tuesday, March 21st, 2017, our Project week begins!

Here is some important information for you to review:

-On Tuesday, students of the SEL and first-graders may be accompanied by parents to their designated room. However, staff will also be available to help students find the correct rooms. (Below please find the list of rooms for the 1st day and any other important information for your child’s project).

-On Friday, March 24t ,2017 parents can visit project rooms from 8:30-10 am to view projects and presentations!

  • Across the world (Castillo, Frater, Ramirez), SEL Room 3
  • Kids from other countries (Eberhard, Ascencio), elementary school room 7  (Room of 1A)
  • Let’s explore France! (Hardage, Wassmuth, Beckmann) SELRoom 2
  • Games from across the world (Weinhardt, Brown), computer room Elementary School
  • Art across the world (Meier-Schellersheim, Aminzadeh), Elementary School room 8 (room of 1B)
  • India: Tranquility in the land of colors. (Kapustin, Schweitzer), Elementary School room 8 (room of 3B)—Please wear loose clothing like yoga pants, leggings, or athletic wear.
  • Traveling to English-speaking countries. (Monnett, Hoover), Elementary School music room
  • Red cross and first aid around the world (Scholl, Baker),Elementary School room 3 (room of 3A)
  • A travel adventure to Turkey (Osiander, Cakir), Elementary School room 6 (room of 2B). Please bring a red t-shirt!
  • Attention all young architects! (Pence, Eibner, Rodrigues), Elementary School room 1 (room of 4B)

Best regards,

Your Elementary School Faculty

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