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German International School Boston

About

German International School Boston is a bilingual independent school serving students from preschool to grade 12. We offer a bilingual education with an internationally acclaimed German curriculum. As a global community, we strive to instill a love of learning and a sense of responsibility to prepare students for shaping our common future.

Our Mission

German International School Boston is a bilingual independent school serving students from preschool to grade 12. We offer a bilingual education with an internationally acclaimed German curriculum. As a global community, we strive to instill a love of learning and a sense of responsibility to prepare students for shaping our common future.

Our Principles and Values

International Perspective

  • To educate global citizens to flourish everywhere in the world
  • To challenge students to explore new frontiers
  • To nurture curiosity, tolerance, and global interconnectedness

Bilingual Education

  • To enable native fluency in English and German for all our students
  • To instill cultural awareness, social confidence, and cognitive flexibility through multilingualism
  • To broaden students’ horizons by learning other world languages

Academic Excellence

  • To inspire curiosity, imagination, resilience, and a lifelong love of learning
  • To ignite each student’s intellectual and creative potential
  • To embolden students to explore the world through interdisciplinary studies
  • To prepare our students to thrive at U.S., German, or international universities

Community Spirit

  • To cultivate a student community that learns together, grows together, and thrives together
  • To engage parents, teachers, and students to celebrate successes and share the burden of challenges
  • To foster the open exchange of ideas, mutual support, and accountability
  • To embrace diversity of individuals, perspectives, and backgrounds
  • To encourage a sense of service to the community and responsibility toward the environment

To learn more about German International School Boston, visit www.gisbos.org.

To schedule a call or school tour, please click here.

To see our upcoming events, please click here.

Hours & Locations

Business Hours

Monday: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Tuesday: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Wednesday: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

Locations

Lower Campus (Preschool & Kindergarten)
387 Western Avenue, Boston, MA 02135
Parking: Street Parking on Western Avenue or Artesani Playground Parking Lot

Upper Campus (Grades 1-12)
57 Holton Street, Boston, MA 02134
Parking: GISB Parking Lot, 57 Holton Street, Boston

Events

Winterfest 2023

December 20, 2023 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

GISB’s Day of Giving

March 13

GISB Minis – a free bilingual playgroup

April 8 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
FREE

GISB Minis – a free bilingual playgroup

April 1 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
FREE