German Language School at GISNY


Welcome!  Willkommen! 

For over 25 years, the German Language School at German International School New York has offered a unique educational experience to students in Grades K through 12 (ages 4-18) and adults (advanced beginners) who wish to experience a rigorous German language curriculum in a beautiful and culturally rich international setting.  We are located 25 miles north of New York City in a quiet residential neighborhood of Westchester County.
Our mission is to provide academically excellent, age-appropriate instruction in the German language, literature, and culture in an immersion environment that offers students unlimited opportunities to speak German with native speakers.

In-person classes:
4:15 - 6:30pm
9:30am - 12:00pm

*DSD2 classes: 12:30pm - 3pm


We offer the following:

American standardized exams:

  • National German Language Exam
    • Level 2 
    • Level 3 
    • Level 4
  • Advanced Placement Exam: German

European standardized exams:

  • Deutsches Sprachdiplom der KMK –
    • IVA A1 
    • IVA A2 
    • DSD1 A2/B1  
    • DSD2 B2/C1


Adult Language School classes are held on:


4:30pm - 6:30pm


Pictures from the Language School (click this link)


Frau Dr. Mischner

Dr. Stefanie Mischner
Head of Language School
(914) 948-6513 ext. 203

General Admission Information 


Registration Form ReEnrollment

Registration Form New Students

Registration Form New Adults 

Rules & Regulations 2022/23

Rules & Regulations 2023/24

Calendar 2022/23

Calendar 2023/24

Emergency Form Students

Emergency Form Adults

Library Access

Library Policies and Procedures

Students will visit the library with their classroom teachers every first Wednesday or Saturday of the month.