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Hours 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Mr. Christian Nitschke
Transportation options None

Programs

Classes

6
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
4
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
4
Languages
including: German
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Rock band
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Printmaking
Sculpture
Textiles
World languages taught French
German
Latin
Spanish
World languages taught (misc.) English
Academic themes / Areas of focus Foreign languages
Academic themes / Areas of focus (misc.) Bilingual Education
Instructional / curriculum models used College preparatory
Core Knowledge
International Baccalaureate (IB)
Instructional / curriculum models used (misc.) Thuringer Teaching
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Yes
Bi-lingual or language immersion languages French
German
Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion languages (misc.) English, Latin
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

Support

10
Facilities
including: Internet access
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Specific learning disabilities
College preparation resources College presentations or information sessions
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Auditorium
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 79% 67%
Two or more races 17% 3%
Hispanic 4% 16%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 6%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Black 0% 8%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

7
Girls Sports
including: Track
7
Boys Sports
including: Gymnastics
15
Clubs
including: Art club
Girls sports Basketball
Fencing
Gymnastics
Ski
Soccer
Swimming
Track
Boys sports Basketball
Fencing
Gymnastics
Skiing
Soccer
Swimming
Track
Clubs - dance Jazz
Clubs Art club
Arts and crafts
Chess club
Cooking club
Community service
Dance club
Drama club
Foreign language and culture club
Homework help / Study buddy club
Robotics club
Science club
Sewing / knitting club
Student council / government
Woodshop
Yearbook
Clubs - language French
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Dress code None
Parent involvement Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically come from these schools School In Europe
  International Schools
  American Schools

Awards

Academic award BLI, Excellent International School Abroad by German Govern.
Year received 2012
Academic award Transcontinental Classroom - 11-12 graders
Year received 2012

Teachers

8
Staff
including: ELL / ESL Coordinator
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Speech and language therapist
World languages spoken by staff German

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Transportation options (misc.) Drop-Off Lane
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://gisbos.org/our_school.php?index=admissions
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $17000
Tuition range (high) $25000
For the year 2013-2014
Vouchers accepted No
Financial aid offered Yes
# of applications received 280
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 200
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012