Calendar for 2017-2018 is under construction.

We have rolling registration until the beginning of September. Download and print out the registration form and mail it to the main office at 70-01 Freshpond Road, Ridgewood, NY 11385.

NY German language classes for children
A K class is showing off their coloring skills while learning the words to the pictures they are coloring.

Classes will begin the 3rd week in September. We observe all public holidays. Younger children meet from 4:15 to 6:15, older children from 6:15 to 8:l5.

In general we follow the calendar of our host schools where our classes take place. If the host school is closed, so are we Registration is from now until first week in September. Download registration form and follow instructions.

Next events: New York State Regents exam, now known as FLAC exam on June 19, 2017
The exam will be taken at St. Francis Preparatory School on Francis Lewis Blvd.

Graduation and Medal Award Ceremony: June 21, 2017 at the Plattduetsche Park Restaurant, 1132 Hempstead Turnpike.


In the current school year, 2016/2017, we do NOT have classes on the following days:

klasse Foreign language program
Students in the 2nd grade at the German-American-School in Ridgewood, Queens.

Manhattan (Mondays)
Oct. 3 Rosh Hashanah
Oct. 10 Columbus Day
Oct. 24 host school needs the rooms
Nov. 28 Thanksgiving
Dec 19 to Jan 8. school resumes January 9
      (no school Dec. 19 to Jan. 8)
Jan. 16 Martin Luther King Day
Feb. 20 President’s Day
March 20 and 27:
      host school needs the rooms
May 29 Memorial Day
last day in Manhattan: June 12: Final exams

Franklin Square, Long Island  (Fridays)
Nov 11: Veterans Day
Nov. 18 host school needs the building
Nov. 25. Thanksgiving
Dec. 23 to Jan. 12. Classes resume Jan. 13.
Feb. 24. Winter recess
April 14. Good Friday
May 26. No school
last day in Franklin Square: June 9: final exams

Garden City, Long Island (Tuesdays)
Oct. 4. Rosh Hashanah
Nov. 8. Election Day!
Dec 20 to Jan. school resumes January 10
Feb.21 Winter Recess
April 11 Passover
last day in Garden City: June 6: Final exams

Ridgewood, Queens
Nov. 24.
Dec 22 to Jan 11. School resumes Jan. 12.
Feb. 23. Winter recess
April 13. Easter Break
last day in Ridgewood is June 8: final exams
*** Updated May 14, 2017 ***

Calendar for 2017-2018 is under construction.