School Info - English

School Info - English



The German School
Deutsche Schule Tokyo Yokohama
Address2-4-1 Chigasaki-Minami, Tsuzuki-ku, Yokohama 224-0037
Tel. 045-941-4841/42, Fax 045-941-4481,

Email: dsty[at]

AccommodationSpacious building, excellent facilities, library and laboratories,
playing fields, large gym, indoor swimming pool
Numbers350 pupils
KindergartenMornings and afternoons on selected days, 3-6 years, approx. 60 children.
PrimaryGrade 1-4. German curriculum. Class sizes 12-24.
SecondaryGrade 5-12. German curriculum. Class sizes 12-24.
StaffHead: German
 Many teaching staff on 3- to 8 years Government contract detachment from Germany.
Others fully qualified teachers on local contract.
School yearSeptember to June

German curriculum

Remedial German available from Kindergarten.

English from grade 2 Japanese from grade 1
French or Japanese from grade 6
Latin from grade 10
Full science program.
German Baccalaureat at the end of grade 12

CafeteriaOpen all day for breakfast, lunch, and refreshments
Out of school acitivitiesClubs, sports teams and cultural activities
TransportFrom German Embassy 10 miles; 5 school buses
AdmissionEarly application advisable
GeneralChildren with sufficient ability in German are accepted in the kindergarten.
German skills on a native level needed for later admission.


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