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Scholarship Opportunities at German School Brooklyn – ACT NOW

Thu July 17th, 2014 by Gabi

In accordance with its mission the German School Brooklyn is happy to offer prospective students of families in need of financial aid the following scholarships through elementary school:

1. full scholarship per grade
1. 50% scholarship per grade
1. two for one discount per grade

In addition all first generation students, enrolling at full tuition for this school year will be granted a fixed tuition rate through grade 12.

Applications need to be submitted no later than 18. July to

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MusiKinderlein Trial Classes

Tue July 15th, 2014 by Gabi

The MusiKinderlein trial class with Jana on Friday, July 18th in the UES is fully booked. There is still space in the Saturday, July 19th class in Midtown.
Both classes are still available for the fall semester.

Open House this Sunday: German School Brooklyn

Thu July 10th, 2014 by Gabi


Great news from the German School Brooklyn:

The parent initiative is very happy and excited to finally share with you the address of our prospective location for the school and would love to to invite you to their first open house on:

Sunday, July 13th from 10.00am – 1.00pm

Muriel Plag and Kathrin Nagle will welcome you at
Union Temple Brooklyn on 17 Eastern Parkway right on Grand Army Plaza.

This will also be an opportunity to sign up for the school and bring in the admission papers if you haven’t done it yet.

Muriel and Kathrin are looking forward to seeing you all before we cheer the german soccer team at their final!


Happy 4th of July!

Fri July 4th, 2014 by Gabi

fireworks_184084We thought about writing a special blog post about all the fun activities going on this weekend, but there are so many other organizations out there who’ve done just that – so here we go sharing our some of our finds:

MommyPoppins: July 4th Weekend Fun for NYC Kids

igokids: Weekend Family Events – July 4th Weekend

Free Trial Class: MusiKinderlein | New Mommy & Me Class

Tue July 1st, 2014 by Gabi

There is a new Mommy & Me Class in town starting this fall in the UES and Midtown.

MusiKinderlein is for babies and toddler up to 3 years.

Check them out during a free trial class:
Friday, July 18th at 4PM (UES)
Saturday, July 19th at 10AM (Midtown)







It’s not too late to sign up for German Summer Camps

Wed June 25th, 2014 by Gabi

It’s not too late to sign up for a fun German summer camp to boost your kid’s language development. Camps are happening in different places in Manhattan and in Brooklyn. Check out our featured camps

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Raffle: Enter to win a German BookBox by Librileo

Tue June 24th, 2014 by Gabi

Librileo is a Children’s Bookbox Company founded in Berlin. The German books are pedagogically approved appropriate for the right reading level for ages 0-8.  We also send our books directly to our customers’ doors every month so the children are consistently a part of German heritage while living abroad anywhere in the world. The Bookboxes follow a sweet monthly theme to motivate different morals and ideas.

Librileo Raffle


Mommy Mondays in Brooklyn, June 23rd!

Sun June 22nd, 2014 by Gabi

Overview CityKinder German Meet, Mix & Mingle New YorkMommy Mondays is back in Brooklyn! Join us for beer, food and great conversation at Die Stammkneipe in Fort Greene. RSVP here.

German School Brooklyn – Ready for Applications!

Thu June 19th, 2014 by Gabi

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German School Brooklyn is ready to accept applications for the 2014-15 school year! Apply NOW!

We are currently in the process of obtaining necessary approvals and permits and we have recently learned from our lawyers that we can open the school in September 2014! Thus we are now officially starting the admission process and will accept applicants for grades K, 1 and 2 for the school year 2014-2015 . Students will be accepted on a first come first serve basis.

Depending on the number of prospective students we can also offer grades 3 and 4. Please email us if you are interested. For the school year 2015-16 we will offer grades K-4.

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Galli’s Froschkönig in White Plains today!

Thu June 19th, 2014 by Gabi

Galli's Frog Prince. Frog and PrincessJoin the Galli Fairytale Theater this afternoon for a performance of “Der Froschkönig” at Country Day Nursery School in White Plains. Get your tickets here!