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This year, GESS is again celebrating a 100% Abitur and IB Diploma pass rate.
The German European School Singapore (GESS) recently announced the development of a new campus, reinforcing its roots in Singapore and marking an exciting new chapter for the school.
One of Singapore's leading international schools has just unveiled its new state-of-the-art campus. We've got all the deets about the all new GESS!
The German European School Singapore (GESS) has recently announced the development of their new campus, opening an exciting chapter in the school's story as they merge two existing campuses into one purpose-built school with state-of-the-art facilities.
GESS was the proud organiser of the Culture Festival 2016, which was held from May 26th-29th. Students from seven German Schools around Asia enjoyed four exciting days of colourful workshops that were based on the theme 'infusion'.
From May 26th-29th, GESS was the proud organiser of the Culture Festival 2016. Students from seven German Schools around Asia enjoyed four exciting days participating in workshops that were based on the theme of the festival, 'infusion'.
Members of GESS recently held a groundbreaking ceremony to announce the development of their new campus; opening an exciting chapter in the school's story as they merge two existing campuses in to one purpose-built school with state-of-the-art facilities.
The German European School Singapore (GESS) has recently announced the development of their new campus, opening an exciting chapter in the institution's story as they merge two existing campuses into one purpose-built school with state-of-the-art facilities. (published in ScandAsia, June 2016)
Next on the list of international schools to begin construction on a purpose-built campus is the German European School Singapore. Dignitaries attended a ground-breaking ceremony last month - an exciting moment in the school's 45-year history. (Published in: Expat Living, June 2016)
On 9th May, a new chapter began for the German European School Singapore (GESS) with the Groundbreaking Ceremony of their new school campus (published in bva.bund.de, 18th May 2016).
From 12th to 18th March 2016, GESS students of Grade 11 German section had the opportunity, together with guest students from German School Kuala Lumpur and Jakarta, to deal intensively with their career choice.(published in Impulse, June/July 2016)
The German European School Singapore (GESS) on Monday officially broke ground for its new campus along Dairy Farm Road.
When their new $135 million campus in Dairy Farm Road opens in 2018, students from the German European School Singapore (GESS) will get to enjoy being surrounded by nature. (published in straitstimes.com, 10th May 2016)
In terms of economic competitiveness, locally run international schools for expatriates in Singapore provides our nation stability for competitive advantage. (published in zaobao.com.sg, 9th May 2016)
If the German European School Singapore (GESS) is in the back of your mind as a potential school for your little ones (and frankly given its 45 year history and superb reputation, why wouldn't it be on your list) then remember this: a new campus will open at Dairy Farm Road in August 2018. (published in expatliving.sg, 9th May 2016)
This academic year marks the 10th anniversary of the German European School Singapore's (GESS) English-speaking IB programmes in the European Section. (published in ScandAsia, April 2016)


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IB Curriculum

The English speaking European Section of GESS is a fully fledged International Baccalaureate World School, and one of the few in the world who are authorised to deliver the Primary Years Programme (PYP), the Middle Years Programme (MYP) and the Diploma Programme (IBDP).

Since opening in 2005, the European Section has grown rapidly to become a school with a reputation for quality education with a strong community feel. We now have over 600 students. The vast majority of our students are European passport holders, for whom GESS represents a vital connection with home. Students are thus provided with a safe, friendly and familiar environment in which they are challenged to thrive as they grow into independent and responsible global citizens.

Our academic and pastoral programmes are designed to support this demographic and ultimately to prepare our students for returning to Europe or for entry into European universities. To this end we endeavor to support mother tongue language acquisition so that our students do not lose this vital connection with their home culture. Fortunately, given the high entry requirements into European schools and colleges, this also means that our students are especially well prepared for study all over the world, particularly North America, the UK and Australia.

The Pre-School department provides education from 18 month to 6 years in either English or German. Children are placed in groups according to their age.

 

German Curriculum

Since the school was founded in 1971, the school has evolved into a school with two sections. As an accredited “Excellent German School Abroad”, the German Section of the German European School Singapore (GESS) offers all major German school leaving certificates. The European Section is an authorized IB World School offering education in English across all three IB programmes.

The German Section supports the students to develop their German roots. We give them wings for the linguistic demands of a globalized world through our differentiated English programme from grade 1 onwards. In secondary school some subjects are taught in English. Our students are benefitting from numerous bonding activities and have additional space to enjoy the internationality of the school.

Our Pre-School department provides education from 18 month to 6 years in either English or German. Children are placed in groups according to their age. 

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