The famous and prestigious school Schulfarm Insel Scharfenberg is located at the Tegel Lake, in the protected area within of Berlin : here students from all over the world can get not only an excellent education of the European model, but also engage in sports, creativity, actively Spend free time and weekends. Many students are attracted by the prospect of living on a real island - while the center of the capital Berlin takes the road only an hour, which opens up wide opportunities for the use of all urban infrastructure resources.
Schulfarm Insel Scharfenberg is a state boarding school for mixed education: young people from 16 to 18 are admitted, and programs are open to foreigners. Here a lot of attention is paid to practical studies and personal research of students: teachers are sure that studying exclusively theoretical materials will not help to motivate pupils to effective teaching. Students constantly work on various projects in the field of science and creativity, conduct research "in the field", participate in lively discussions, discussions, seminars.
The emphasis is on studying the fundamentals of agriculture and agronomy. In this students are very helpful classes on their own school farm: it is home to almost all domesticated animals (chicken and roosters, goats, horses, pigs and sheep, wild boars, turkeys). Students are constantly engaged on the farm, helping to feed animals and take care of them, master farming science and gardening in the course of direct practice.