Expressions of interest for new families

September 9th, 2015|Comments Off on Expressions of interest for new families

With our upcoming Open Day just around the corner, we anticipate new interest in the school for 2016. Our enrolment form for new families is now available. If you are a current GSS family, please [...]

Sprachfest 2015

August 25th, 2015|Comments Off on Sprachfest 2015

The GSS had success again at this year's Sprachfest poetry recitation competition sponsored by the Association of German Teachers of Victoria. Eligible for the state-wide finals were those students who had done well enough in [...]

Open Day is in a few short weeks

August 25th, 2015|Comments Off on Open Day is in a few short weeks

This year's German Saturday School Open Day will take place during school hours on September 12. All are invited -- extended family, friends, and those who are curious about the school. The classrooms will be [...]

GSS 2015 Poetry Competition Results

June 24th, 2015|Comments Off on GSS 2015 Poetry Competition Results

On June 20 many of our students in years 4-9 participated in the poetry competition organised by the Association of German Teachers of Victoria. They chose one of the poems nominated by the AGTV and [...]

The first Book Market

May 22nd, 2015|Comments Off on The first Book Market

Get ready for the Book Market, coming to Clifton Hill on June 13!

Sydney meeting of German School leaders of Australia

May 22nd, 2015|Comments Off on Sydney meeting of German School leaders of Australia

From 15th to 17th of May 2015 principals and coordinators of German schools in Australia met in Sydney to explore the opportunities for cooperation and future development. The meeting was kindly organized by Katja Ezel, [...]

St. Martin Laternenumzug 2015

April 17th, 2015|Comments Off on St. Martin Laternenumzug 2015

The Trinity Church in East Melbourne is once again hosting its Laternenfest. St. Martin Laternenumzug Samstag, den 30.5.2015, um 17 Uhr Familiengottesdienst in der Dreifaltigkeitskirche Laternenumzug durch Fitzroy Gardens Martinsfeuer im Kirchhof (kein BBQ) Glühwein, [...]

The Newsletter is Out

March 20th, 2015|Comments Off on The Newsletter is Out

Read about tomorrow's AGM and our DSD and PASCH credentials in Newsletter 2. Come along for pretzels, hear the president's and treasurer's reports, share some coffee and cake, and maybe even nominate yourself or a [...]

Hello, Anja

March 4th, 2015|Comments Off on Hello, Anja

Another new teacher we're proud to have with us at the German Saturday School this year is Anja.Anja is teaching years 6-8 She tells us about herself in her own words. "I was born [...]

2015 Newsletter 1

February 27th, 2015|Comments Off on 2015 Newsletter 1

The newsletter is online: Please have a good read since it has important information about the Annual General Meeting. If you didn't receive an email containing the newsletter, please drop us a line so [...]

Introducing Tabea

February 25th, 2015|Comments Off on Introducing Tabea

Tabea is a native German speaker who has just recently moved to Australia and is happy teaching year 3, 4 and 5 at the German Saturday School. She has a Master of Education from the [...]

A Great Start to 2015!

February 12th, 2015|Comments Off on A Great Start to 2015!

2015 is off to a great start for the German Saturday School! Welcome to the new students, including our Kindergarten class, and welcome back to those returning. With our principal, Magdalena, back at school this [...]

Advice for Parents: Helping your Children with learning German

February 5th, 2015|Comments Off on Advice for Parents: Helping your Children with learning German

Dear parents, Thank you for choosing the German Saturday School. We would like to see your child thrive in our school and our teachers will do their best to help your child learn the German [...]

The School Bell Rings

January 26th, 2015|Comments Off on The School Bell Rings

Classes for students who have previously attended the German Saturday School will begin this Saturday, January 31. Students new to the school should come the following week, on February 7. Please arrive a bit before [...]

Christmas Party

December 23rd, 2014|Comments Off on Christmas Party

Our Christmas Party was great fun and full of good cheer. ACCOMPLISHMENTS We heard from our principal, Magdalena Doslov, who shared the school's achievements in the year, most notably we're now authorised as a Deutsches [...]

Thank you

December 11th, 2014|Comments Off on Thank you

The German Saturday School is sincerely grateful to the following companies who have kindly supported the school. Their donated products helped make up the Christmas hampers that were raffled at our annual Weihnachtsfeier on Saturday [...]

The Newsletter is Out

November 28th, 2014|Comments Off on The Newsletter is Out

Our new newsletter is out and online. Read about what will happen to our classes tomorrow, Election Day A reminder to bring in those DVDs A request for assistance with Christmas Hampers Parent/Teacher Communication More [...]

2014 Excursion forms are due!

November 5th, 2014|Comments Off on 2014 Excursion forms are due!

The school is having an excursion on November 22, 2014. The school will split into three to visit two different sites according to the ages of our children. Consent forms are mandatory. Please note that [...]

A new newsletter

October 30th, 2014|Comments Off on A new newsletter

Find out what's happening at the School in November and December and how to enrol for 2015 in Newsletter 5.

Our 2014 Open Day

September 19th, 2014|Comments Off on Our 2014 Open Day

Our open day 2014 was a great success. Thanks to all the students who learned their songs and lines, who helped put together the presentation and film, and who performed so enthusiastically! Thanks to the [...]

Open Day 2014

September 11th, 2014|Comments Off on Open Day 2014

We look forward to seeing you at our Open Day this Saturday morning. It's a great opportunity to witness GSS education in action by visiting the classrooms from 9 to 10am. There'll be coffee and [...]