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Laternenfest on Sunday, November 5

October 28, 2017 by  
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Join us on November 5th at 6pm for our annual Saint Martin’s Day Celebration. We’ll meet at Jackson Playground Clubhouse for a reenactment of the legend of Saint Martin. Afterwards we will stroll through the neighborhood with colorful lanterns that we made in class or brought from home. Along the way we will sing traditional […]

Come and celebrate Fasching!

January 25, 2017 by  
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Fasching, Fastnacht, Fasnet, Karneval–the names differ in the various regions of Germany, but they all mean the same thing: the “foolish” late-winter days, dedicated to merry-making and fun. Dress up in your costumes and join us for this children’s celebration of dance, music, games and art-projects conducted in German.February 4, from 10:30 am to 1 […]

Adventsfeier on Saturday, December 17th

December 9, 2016 by  
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All students will participate in this traditional Holiday performance by reciting poems, performing skits and singing holiday songs. We will have our traditional potluck after the performances. Please bring a hearty dish to share. Stollen and coffee will be served. Nikolaus will visit us and bring goodies for the children. Admission: Adults $ 5.00. Children […]

Lanternenfest

November 13, 2016 by  
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Saint Martin’s Day Celebration Sunday, November 13 @ 6 p.m. at Jackson Playground Suggested donation: $8 adults, $4 children, $20 family (up to 2 adults) Join us for a century-old German tradition of songs and brightly-colored lanterns in remembrance of Saint Martin. We’ll meet at the Jackson Playground Clubhouse (1501 17th St, Cross Street Arkansas) […]

School Starts on Saturday, September 10th, 2016

August 30, 2016 by  
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We are looking forward to welcoming you (back) at school on September 10, 2016. Enrollment starts at 9:15 am. Please note our school hours: Parent-Child-Groups / Kindergarten class: 9:30-12:00 Level 1 though Level 5: 9:30-12:30. Adult classes: A1 (Beginner): 11:00-12:30 A2 (Advanced): 9:30-11:00 Please consult our school calendar for important dates. Parking on campus is very limited and available […]

Early Registration Discount

May 17, 2016 by  
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We hope that you and/or your children will return after the summer break! School is scheduled to start on September 10th. Attached please find our updated registration form for 2016-17. We have a added a Code of Conduct page for all students/parents to acknowledge. Please complete and print out the first two pages of the […]

End-of-Year Teacher appreciation luncheon

May 16, 2016 by  
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Please enjoy some photos from our annual end-of-year appreciation luncheon that was held at Brotzeit Lokal in Oakland yesterday.

Graduation Party

May 7, 2016 by  
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Dear Parents and Friends; Please join us for our annual Graduation Party on Saturday, MAY 14, 2016 from 10:30 a.m. until 12:00 pm at Mercy High School’s Theater We are looking forward to watching our students recite poems, perform skits and sing songs. It is always the highlight of the year to see how much […]

80th Anniversary of the German School of San Francisco

February 24, 2016 by  
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Dear Parents, Alumni and Friends, We have some great news: The German School of San Francisco is celebrating it’s 80th Anniversary on Wednesday, March 16th 2016, 6pm – 9pm in the German Consulate General in San Francisco with musical entertainment and refreshments. We like to use this occasion to call on all alumni to participate. […]

HERZLICHEN GLÜCKWUNSCH!

August 29, 2011 by  
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As we are getting the results from College Board, we have reason to celebrate! We extend hearty congratulations to our three students who took the very difficult German AP-test (Advanced Placement) this spring and passed with some of the highest marks (5/5, 5/5, and 4/5 respectively). The many years of coming to school on a […]

Fasching Photos!

February 12, 2011 by  
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Follow this link to view the photos from the 2011 Fasching at St Martin’s Lutheran Church in San Francisco. Fasching, Fastnacht, Fasnet, Karneval–the names differ in the various regions of Germany, but they all mean the same thing: the “foolish” late-winter days, dedicated to merry-making and fun. Carnival is celebrated in many parts of the […]

Fasching

January 29, 2011 by  
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All students are invited to dress up in their costumes and to join us for this children’s celebration of dance, music, games and art-projects conducted in German. Parents, please drop your child/ren off at the above location. Mercy will be closed on this day, February 5. The German School is providing a brunch for all children. February 5 from […]

Adventsfeier

January 11, 2011 by  
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On Saturday December 18th we celebrated Advent in Rist Hall at Mercy High School. Each class performed skits and holiday songs, we shared a pot luck of traditional and not so traditional german foods and of course St Nikolaus arrived and distributed presents!

Adventsfeier – Saturday December 18th

December 11, 2010 by  
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On Saturday December 18th we will be having our annual Adventsfeier in the Rist hall at Mercy High School. All students will participate in this traditional Holiday performance by reciting poems, performing skits and singing holiday songs.  Nikolaus will visit us and bring goodies for the children and Stollen and coffee will be served. Please bring […]

Laternenfest – Saint Martin’s Day

November 7, 2010 by  
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On Sunday November 7th parents, children and teachers of the German School of San Francisco attended the traditional Laternenfest in celebration of  St Martin’s Day. Despite the inclement weather, the traditional Laternenfest songs were sung and the school strolled through the neighborhood around the West Portal Playground.

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