Holiday events provide ways to connect with other families and the community.

German International School Chicago provides opportunities for students and families to participate in events outside of the school day. Our annual Laternenfest in November, Weihnachtsfeier in December, and Gala in March/April are great ways to meet new people while learning more about German, American and other European traditions.

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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

Book Donation from the ZfA


As in prior years, GISC again received books for elementary school students from the Central Agency for Schools Abroad (ZfA). Frau Anka Fehling, Language Consultant, ZfA, presented the … read more