GISC Important Dates


19 – Last Day of School


23 – Welcome Back to School Party

25 – Erster Schultag/First Day of School


7 – Labor Day (No School)

12 – German Day Parade


Laternenfest volunteers.

Volunteers help with check-in at GISC’s Laternenfest at the DANK Haus.

German International School Chicago welcomes volunteers to support us with various tasks, such as special events, fundraising, mailings, etc. If you would like to help, as well as practice your German in a friendly, multicultural environment, please contact us at

You can also support German International School Chicago directly with a donation through PayPal:

...Or please call the school directly at 773-880-8812.