The GISSV high school features a challenging and engaging college preparatory program in compliance with the 德国 curriculum as well as the 美国 “a-g” subject requirements.
We are accredited by WASC (Western Association of Schools and Colleges) and 中美国际学校 (加州独立学校协会). 我们的 students graduate with dual, bilingual diplomas, the 德国国际Abitur (DIA) 以及美国高中文凭, enabling them to qualify for admission to universities in the U.S.美国、德国等欧洲国家.
我们的 multi-faceted curriculum is designed to prepare students for college and for life. 我们创造了一个重视合作的环境, 调查, 辩论, 独立和批判性思维. Teachers set high standards and work closely with students to help them develop successful work habits in all subject areas. Several courses from various academic disciplines can be taken for Advanced Placement (AP) credit. 作为雄心勃勃的DIA要求的一部分, students also deepen their knowledge and pass final exams in five fields of study of their choosing.
除了严谨的学术计划, we offer a variety of activities that connect students with each other and the world around them. 在我们四年的课程中, 学生参加实习项目, 计划并参加通宵社区建设之旅, 参与深度研究项目, compete in international contests in various subject areas and get the chance to learn from experts in diverse fields who visit our classrooms. 他们在当地社区做志愿者, collaborate with peers from 德国 and International schools, and have the opportunity to participate in student exchange programs with our international partner schools in 德国, 智利和法国.
我们的 内部大学和职业顾问 help students and parents navigate the path to educational opportunities beyond high school. 与每个学生密切合作, the counselors establish clearly defined and realistic academic goals and support students in developing their interests and exploring and defining their talents. Students leave GISSV as confident young adults who are ready to explore a world of opportunities.
98-100% of our students have been accepted to four-year universities in both the U.S. 和欧洲, including high-profile institutions such as UC Berkeley, 加州大学洛杉矶分校, 斯坦福大学, 慕尼黑大学, 德累斯顿大学和汉堡大学.
Among our students’ awards and distinctions are a prestigious full-paid 德意志 scholarship for four years of study in 德国 for a non-native speaker, a first place winner of the “Volkswagen Group of America Student Innovation Prize”, 西班牙裔国家传统学者, a presidential scholarship to the University of Boston, a National Merit Commended student and several AP scholars with honors and distinction.
课外合作伙伴. 关于海洋生物学的主题, the class cooperates with San Francisco's sister city Kiel, 德国, 包括交换学生吗.
and Mountain View campuses as well as local museum facilities etc using their shuttle.