GISC students enjoy learning in a variety of ways, using hands-on materials.

At GISC, teaching teams are formed to represent strength in various subject areas, i.e., Language Arts in German and English, Mathematics, Natural and Social Sciences, Art, Music and Physical Education. Teachers develop activities for their specific subject areas that relate to common themes. Students learn in groups of varying sizes as well as individually.

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GISC students enjoy field trips as well as special presentations by distinguished visitors.

GISC students haven taken field trips to the Field Museum, the Lincoln Park Zoo, the Grimm Fairy Tale World special exhibition at the DANK-HAUS, the Shedd Aquarium, and the Morton … read more

Our spirit and roots in the community run deep.

Marching in the Von Steuben Parade was great fun for all.

German International School Chicago participates in the Annual Von Steuben Parade as well as many German community based events. read more

Dual language instruction gives children a great advantage

We make learning fun and challenging!

Growing up bilingually is not just about mastering two languages. Modern research has found several other significant benefits from the learning of another language.read more