Was alles im Kindergarten läuft

July 16th, 2019|Comments Off on Was alles im Kindergarten läuft

Im Kindergarten von Barbara und Louisa basteln wir, natürlich. Die Kinder spielten mit Wäscheklammern ein Spiel zur Körperwahrnehmung. Barbara erzählt: Vorsichtig heften die Kinder Wäscheklammern an die Kleidung des Spielers mit den verbundenen Augen. Neben [...]

We congratulate our Poetry Competition Winners!!

July 10th, 2019|Comments Off on We congratulate our Poetry Competition Winners!!

…who will be going forward to the State Final but also to all the other students, who have done an excellent job! The German Saturday School congratulates the following top performers in the Deutsch also Fremdsprache [...]

Stellenangebot an der German Saturday School

June 14th, 2019|Comments Off on Stellenangebot an der German Saturday School

Die German Saturday School (GSS) sucht eine(n) Lehrer(in) für die ‚Fortgeschrittenes Deutsch (B1+) Klasse (inkl. Vorbereitung auf das deutsche VCE) ab dem 3. Term.   Wir suchen: ausgebildete Deutschlehrer/In oder Personen ohne Berufsqualifikationen aber [...]

Welcome back 🙂

May 4th, 2019|Comments Off on Welcome back 🙂

We hope everyone had a lovely Easter break and settling back in. Before the break, our younger students engaged with German easter traditions around egg decoration and the Easter Egg Tree, While our [...]

Our annual AGM was on the 15th March 2019 – meet the committee members 🙂

March 30th, 2019|Comments Off on Our annual AGM was on the 15th March 2019 – meet the committee members 🙂

Reto Hofmann - Vice President Romano Studer - IT coordinator   Tanja Milbourne - Social media and website-blog coordinator Andre Mohr - Public Officer Jenny Advocat - Grants Coordinator and DVD lending Carl Zabel - [...]

Welcome Barbara!

February 22nd, 2019|Comments Off on Welcome Barbara!

Hello members of the German Saturday School. I’m thrilled to be part of the team here at the German School!  Originally from Germany I moved to Sydney in 2008 and Melbourne in 2015. I love [...]

An Embarrassment of Riches

December 3rd, 2018|Comments Off on An Embarrassment of Riches

At our annual end-of-year Christmas Celebration we'll have a number of great gifts available at our auction. We are very grateful to the companies that support our school through the donation of the following items. [...]

Our Annual Family Fun Day

November 14th, 2018|Comments Off on Our Annual Family Fun Day

November 24 is not just voting day, but it's also the date of our annual Family Day. It's a great opportunity for the students to have German-language lessons and fun outdoors, and it's also an [...]

OPEN DAY! OPEN DAY! OPEN DAY!

September 10th, 2018|Comments Off on OPEN DAY! OPEN DAY! OPEN DAY!

Whether you have children at the school already or whether you are thinking about enrolling your children at GSS, our Open Day is a great opportunity to experience first hand what happens in class and [...]

We’re looking for a great German teacher

September 4th, 2018|Comments Off on We’re looking for a great German teacher

We are a community school operating from 9am to 12pm on Saturday mornings during the school year. The school offers classes for German language and DACHL (Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Liechtenstein) cultures and has about [...]

Great Results at the Poetry Competition

August 20th, 2018|Comments Off on Great Results at the Poetry Competition

The GSS left its mark once again at the state finals of the Poetry Competition. This year marked the 25th anniversary of the inauguration of this event by the Association of German Teachers of Victoria. [...]

Presenting Felix

August 3rd, 2018|Comments Off on Presenting Felix

Dear members of the German Saturday School, I’m Felix from Germany. I grew up in Münster, a town in the west of Germany, very close to the Netherlands. For the past five years I lived [...]

AGM Recap and Büchermarkt

April 17th, 2018|Comments Off on AGM Recap and Büchermarkt

Thanks to all who contributed in some way to our Annual General Meeting and Book Market on March 17! Parents and community members donated books, board games, freshly-baked biscuits and cakes, and of course their [...]

Welcome to the German Saturday School and the 2018 school year!

March 2nd, 2018|Comments Off on Welcome to the German Saturday School and the 2018 school year!

On behalf of the committee and staff of the GSS, I welcome all who are new to our school and welcome back all who are returning. I am looking forward to the 2018 school year [...]

Der Zauberbaum

December 11th, 2017|Comments Off on Der Zauberbaum

Congratulations to Luca Healy for receiving an Honourable Mention in the Association of German Teachers of Victoria's drawing and poem competition! Der Zauberbaum Elves, gnomes and Ents live in the forist. The tree is magic [...]

Christmas Party 2017

November 29th, 2017|Comments Off on Christmas Party 2017

Follow our Facebook page to see what we're auctioning during our fundraiser. Download a PDF flyer to share with your relatives and friends.

Meet the Teachers

November 15th, 2017|Comments Off on Meet the Teachers

Our GSS Teachers, 2017 Read more about our great teachers!

Family Evening at the Swiss Club

July 28th, 2017|Comments Off on Family Evening at the Swiss Club

The School hosted a terrific Family Evening at the Swiss Club in June. While the kids watched movies and ate Swiss-style sausages from Walma's Continental Butchers in Bayswater, the parents ate a delicious cheese fondue [...]

Introducing our new adult class teacher

June 17th, 2017|Comments Off on Introducing our new adult class teacher

Servus! Moin! Grüß Dich! I'm Jeremy Wong, the new teacher for the adult class. As you might guess from my surname, I don't exactly have German heritage (I'm an ABC) but that hasn't stopped me [...]

Our first Family Evening

May 26th, 2017|Comments Off on Our first Family Evening

Join us for the first Family Evening! There will be two screens, one for the older viewers and one for the younger. Movies on offer will be Older Wilkommen bei den Hartmanns [to be determined] [...]

Introducing Our New Principal

March 4th, 2017|Comments Off on Introducing Our New Principal

Anja Kazmeier, the new principal of the German Saturday School, has written an introduction and spelled out her vision for the school.

Das neue Schuljahr fängt an

January 30th, 2017|Comments Off on Das neue Schuljahr fängt an

Welcome back to our returning students and families! Classes resume this Saturday, February 4 at 9am. To new and interested students, please find the enrolment forms for download at right. Join us on Saturday with [...]