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. Our students finished in the top 3 places of over half of the categories, with two gold medalists.

Our principal, Anja, said “Our students have done an outstanding job and we are all very proud of them! Well done!”.

Our trophy winners were
3rd place in Year 5 Deutsch als Fremdsprache: Moritz W.
1st place in Year 6 Deutsch als Fremdsprache: Lucas W.
1st place in Upper Primary (5/6) Open Category: Nelson B.
5th place in Upper Primary (5/6) Open Category: Anna Z.
3rd place in Lower Secondary (7/8) Open Category: Zoe B.
4th place in Lower Secondary (7/8) Open Category: Sophia K.
3rd place in Year 9 Open Category: Emilie R.
4th place in Year 9 Open Category: Lucas M.

This competition was supported by the AGTV, the Victorian Government and Goethe-Institut Australia.



Enrolments for all year levels are open for 2019. Students currently attending are guaranteed a spot; please contact us if you haven't already told us your intentions for next year.
New families, please send us an expression of interest via our Contact form if you'd like to visit the school and classes prior to enrolling your children. Or download a 2019 enrolment form here and email it to, post it to GSS, PO Box 291, Clifton Hill LPO, Clifton Hill VIC 3068, or hand-deliver it to the school.

Fees for 2019 will remain unchanged from 2018. Details are available on our Fee Payments Policy Page.