Bilingual Education Reimagined.

German School Manhattan is an international independent Pre-School, Kindergarten & Elementary School. GSM is the first bilingual English-German school in the borough of Manhattan and will grow one grade per year into a full K-5 program. The Tribeca location is well situated, surrounded by parks and playgrounds and easily accessible by the Chambers Street station (A,C, 2, 3) and City Hall station (R and W). GSM is currently enrolling grades Pre-K through 3rd grade. Students without prior knowledge of German language are encouraged to apply.

Read our full mission

GSM Rolling Admissions

I'm bilingual. What's your super power? GSM admits students without knowledge of the German language. You can apply for GSM year-round. Admissions are open for the 23/24 school year (students age 3 through 5th grade).

Read more

GSM Reopening Plan 2020

We have submitted the GSM reopening plan to the Department of Health, as well as to the Department of State as mandated. GSM is planning to resume in-person learning on September 8th. Please find our reopening plan below and read it carefully. Contact us any time if you have questions.

Read more

Summer Camp at GSM

GSM's summer camp schedule is now live!  GSM has partnered with Galli Theater and Deutsche Sprachschule to offer bilingual summer camps bookable in single- or multiple-week packages for July and August. Check out a wide variety of weekly themes that will appeal to young explorers ages 4-12! Registration is open to GSM and non-GSM students.
Read more

Join us for an open house and discover our two new locations on Warren Street, Tribeca NYC!

GSM is excited to welcome back students for the 23/24 school year on Tuesday, September 5th, 2023.

The after school program starts on Monday, September 11th.

For the next school year GSM is enrolling students starting at age 3 all the way up to 5th grade. We are offering in-person tours, as well as virtual Zoom sessions starting in September.

Please join us for one of our upcoming admission events to learn more about our GSM Kita (German immersion preschool for 3 & 4-year olds), as well as the GSM bilingual Kindergarten (5-year olds) & the GSM dual immersion Elementary School (grades 1-5).

More information can be found on our apply page, or you can go straight to the open house sign up form!

You can also write an email to to request a call back from our admissions team.

We look forward to hearing from you & bis bald!