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

Library Access

Enrollment form for free Library Card

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

School Year 2022/2023

General Admission Information 

New registration forms will be published soon.


Rules & Regulations


Adult Language Course 


Rules & Regulations


Looking ahead:

School Year 2022/23

Calendar 2022/23