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NENA LIVE – 99 Luftballons Over America Tour 2016

Tue July 19th, 2016 by Daniela Treiber NENA_admat

99 Luftballons, anyone? We are so excited to announce that Nena will be performing at New York City’s PlayStation Theater on October 4th, 8:00PM! Doors open 7:00PM!

Tickets are on sale now!


Seminar: Schwanger in NYC

Tue July 12th, 2016 by Gabi German CityKinder Seminar Birth Education New York

Pregnant? Or planning to be? Don’t miss out on this exclusive seminar offered by CityKinder to expecting parents. Save yourself hours of research and meet other’s in the same situation…
When: Wednesday, July 20 at 7PM

Rella’s Kids Classes – Free Trials

Tue June 28th, 2016 by Gabi German Class Lieder & Geschichten in New York 3–5 year old

Wednesday, June 29th:

10 – 10:45am: Minis: 0 – 2.11yrs ( 134 West 29th Street)

11:30am – 12:15pm: Minis: 0 – 2.11 yrs (UWS)

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Fussball, Familie & Bier | Sunday, June 26th, 2016

Thu June 23rd, 2016 by Gabi boy with germany flag and sunglasses watching soccer

We are doing it again! Join us to watch the Germany-Slovakia game this Sunday in the private room at Paulaner with the whole family! The cover will include all food, coffee and juice as well as entertainment for your kids.

Please register ahead of time. We need a minimum of 10 adults to run the event.

Summer Family Picnic 2016|Central Park

Tue June 21st, 2016 by Daniela Treiber picnic-german-families-event-ny-2016-8

About 15 families enjoyed a fun afternoon at our annual “Sommerpicknick” in Central Park on Sunday, June 19th. Barbara Rellstab from Rella`s Spielhaus entertained the crowd of mostly infants to 3 year olds with Lieder & Geschichten while parents were able to make new connections in the city. More impressions

GSB Summer Gala

Fri June 17th, 2016 by Gabi GSB_GALA_Guests of Honor

German School Brooklyn hosted their first Summer Gala Fundraising Event on Monday, June 13th at the Liberty Warehouse in Red Hook, Brooklyn. Around 130 guests attended the elegant affair at the beautiful location overlooking the skyline of Manhattan and the Statue of Liberty (the sunset was amazing!). Read more


Wed June 15th, 2016 by Daniela Treiber Karsten Staiger_CityKinder_Portrait3

Karsten Staiger kam 1995 mit $500, zwei Taschen und einer Gitarre nach New York.  Drei Jahre später heiratete er eine Amerikanerin, und baute zusammen mit ihr eines der ersten digitalen Fotostudios der Stadt auf. Ralph Lauren, Hugo Boss und Lufthansa sind nur einige der Namen auf der langen Liste seiner Kunden. 2009 kam seine Tochter Skyler zur Welt. Karstens Fotoausstellung „Love Story New York“ mit großformatigen Aufnahmen, die er in atemberaubender Höhe von New Yorker Dächern aus schießt, ist noch bis zum 1. Juli im Deutschen Konsulat  zu sehen.

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Masur Family Cuts the Ribbon on Masur Drive|June 6th Declared Masur Family Day

Tue June 14th, 2016 by Daniela Treiber MasurDrive-RibbonCutting-FORWEB (640x427)

On Monday, June 6, 2016, Tomoko Masur, wife of the late Maestro Kurt Masur, and White Plains, New York Mayor Tom Roach cut the ribbon on Masur Drive on the campus of German International School New York. GISNY chose the name of the new street to honor the many contributions the entire Masur family has made to the school and to the greater Westchester County, NY community.

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German International School New York receives recommendation for NYSAIS accreditation renewal

Thu June 2nd, 2016 by Daniela Treiber GIS-CityKinder-NYSAIS_klein

German International School New York (GISNY) is pleased to announced that it recently completed the rigorous accreditation renewal process with New York State Association of Independent Schools (NYSAIS) and once again was recommended for accreditation.  NYSAIS is authorized by the Board of Regents of the University of the State of New York and is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools’ (NAIS) Commission on Accreditation.
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German School Brooklyn – 1st Annual Summer Gala

Wed May 18th, 2016 by Daniela Treiber

Under the patronage of the
German Consul General, Mrs. Brita Wagener
you are hereby invited to
GSB´s first annual Gala Celebration
Guest of honor: Daniel Kehlmann

Tickets can be purchased here: