German International School
GISW offers students a unique international
perspective by combining the best of both U.S.
and German academic education.
Our students come from more than 20
countries to learn in both German and English
within the classroom. Upon graduation, they
receive a U.S. high school diploma and the
German International Abitur; well-equipped
to study at any university throughout the U.S.,
Germany or the world.
We stress independent thinking and an
inquiry-based approach to learning, provided in
a warm and nurturing environment, located in
a quiet Potomac neighborhood. Students gain
fluency in at least two foreign languages, and study biology, chemistry and physics in our state-of-the-art science building. Knowledge of German is not required for admission through lower elementary
Extended care is available through Grade 9 until 5 p.m. and our school buses serve D.C., Maryland
and Northern Virginia. One of 140 recognized German Schools Abroad worldwide, we offer an
attractive and affordable alternative to other American independent schools.
Visit our open house on Nov. 2, 2018 or call us to schedule a private tour.
AGE 2-GRADE 12
Average Class Size
JOY AND MATH CAN BE USED
IN THE SAME SENTENCE.
Beauvoir offers an extraordinary
education designed for early
Accepting applications for pre-kindergarten
to third grade for the 2019-2020 school year.