Distance Learning extended until Friday, April 24th, 2020.

We are here for you as we continue to prepare for the 2020/21 school year. The Admissions Office remains open. Please complete this form and we will contact you:

GISW updates related to the Coronavirus:

Open House

Our next Open House is in November 2020. The exact date will be published here once it is determined. To schedule your personal tour, please submit this form.

Curious to learn more about what sets the German International School Washington apart? Interested in learning how our German curriculum, combined with an international perspective, can provide your child with an amazing education and tools for the future? There is no better option than to come and find out for yourself. We’ll have tours of our beautiful campus in Potomac, MD; opportunities to talk with our educators, parents and students; classroom visits; and even the option to join us for our delicious, fresh, homemade lunch in our cafeteria.

We’d love to welcome you! Sign up today. German language skills NOT required for preschool admission.


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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