Year Established: 2002
Location: Germany, Duisburg-Dusseldorf
Age: 2-18 years
Type of training: joint
Programs: Primary, Secondary School, IB, GCSE
Accommodation: day school
Rating: The prestigious British school, one of the best in Germany
St. George's School Duisburg-Dusseldorf is one of the first British schools in Germany. The campus in Duisburg was opened in 2002. St. George School Duisburg / Dusseldorf is a full-cycle educational institution. Here programs of a kindergarten, elementary, high school are offered. Foreign students are admitted to the language school from the age of 10 (unaccompanied by the parents, to full board) and from 2 years with the family residing in Germany.
The campus of the school is conveniently located. It is located in a picturesque suburb. The territory of the school is landscaped. The campus has everything you need for living, studying and relaxing. After lessons, the children are offered a rich extra-curricular program. It is represented by creative circles, recreational activities, and sports. Junior students can study in sewing circles, information technology, German theater, Celtic and variety dances, a foreign language (Spanish), sing in the choir, and be engaged in music. For toddlers clubs of reading, art, debates, and mass media are also open. Sports fans are offered yoga, outdoor games. For senior students there are subject clubs (physics, chemistry, mathematics, biology, geography, literature), classes in a music, theater, chess club.
The language school implements an individual approach to teaching students. Here, each child receives the maximum amount of attention from teachers - native speakers of English. The school has a family atmosphere. This contributes to the creation of conditions that are optimal for the development of children.
Schooling is conducted on the basis of English language, taking into account the requirements of German state standards. Beginning with junior classes, students of St George's School Duisburg in Düsseldorf wear school uniforms. The institution establishes close relations with parents, invites them to open days, festive evenings.
The school educates the children in good manners, courtesy and mutual assistance. Classes do not exceed 20 people, often children from different countries. English education system provides the passage of the basics of mathematics, geography, history, natural subjects, computer science. English and German are basic. In addition, children are engaged in art, dance, sports and French. Drawing lessons are provided for everyone.
In the open air, students spend a large part of the after-school training. The school offers classes in gardening, outdoor games, yoga. You can learn to play a musical instrument, sing in the choir, or attend debates, books, theatrical circles.
Individual approach to each child allows reaching a high level of education, examinations are held every six months. Monthly schoolchildren are assessed performance in subjects. English, German and mathematics are given the largest number of study hours. Children also study chemistry, computer technology, English literature, history, physics and geography. As a second foreign language, French can be studied.
For the development of flexibility of thinking and imagination, the school offers courses in drawing, performing arts, and music. Sports activities are compulsory. Extracurricular activities: football, school newspaper, participation in musical groups, scientific research clubs, computer club, basketball, drama, cricket.
Parents are personally informed by their curators not only on subject ratings, but also on the level of social integration of their child.
The school in the upper grades (14-16 years) adheres to the requirements of English standards. Exams are awarded internationally by I / GCSE. The successful passage of the program involves the study of English, one humanitarian subject, mathematics, natural sciences and a foreign language. As a humanitarian science, most children choose English literature.
In order to pass a single national examination, subjects are required: German, physics, geography, Spanish, chemistry, information technology, historical science, French, biology. It is admissible to study art or music on an academic level.
The school assesses the successes of students in the classroom, while doing research and independent assignments. Practical courses take place in laboratories. Examinations for I / GCSE are accepted by a London or Cambridge commission.
Children spend their leisure time visiting geographic, chemical, physical circles, theatrical drama studio, sports leadership classes or a literary club. Mugs of foreign languages, musical groups and playing chess are popular.
The program provides for preparation for higher education and takes into account the specifics of the training of foreign students. This is the final universal course that allows you to get IB Diploma (certificate of full secondary education).
An obligatory component for all courses is the study of the theory of knowledge, CAS (creativity, activity, service) and training course Volume analytical essay. Three science schoolchildren undergo standard complexity, three - advanced (HL). German and English allow entry levels A1 and A2. French and German students can also learn at level B (self-possession).
The study of geography, chemistry, visual art, economic theory, historical knowledge, biology, physics and mathematics is foreseen.
For admission to HIGH SCHOOLS of Germany you will need to pass at the level of HL (complicated) mathematics or biology Physics, chemistry). Preparation for International Baccalaureate with high scores will allow to enter the British rating universities.
A full-time education format is provided for the students of the school, children need to live with their parents or official guardians.
Training classes, research laboratories, a library are located in the main building of the school in Duisburg. Here is a computer, multimedia center. Also in the building there is a rest room for students, a dining room.
Sports infrastructure of the Duisburg school. George's is represented by a variety of playing fields. On them students can play volleyball, football, basketball, cricket, rugby, field hockey. Also part of the sports infrastructure is a fitness room, a sports center, a dance studio.
For the creative development of children in the school there are clubs on interests. Audiences for art, music, design are located in the main building of St. Petersburg. George's School Duisburg-Dusseldorf.
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