German International School Of Silicon Valley

Tel: (650)254-0748
Grades: PK-12 | 380 students
The GISSV is a private school offering a bilingual German-English educational program with classes from Preschool through 12th Grade.
GISSV serves children of all nationalities in the San Francisco Bay Area and is accredited by the German goverment and the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). The GISSV has three campuses: the main campus in Mountain View offering Preschool to Grade 12, the Berkeley campus offering Preschool to Grade 8, and since 2011 also a K-8 campus in San Francisco.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 2000

Student Body

Total Students 380 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade German International School Of Silicon Valley Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 5 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses Economics, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, French, German
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Michelle Bonau

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Mountain View Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Yew Chung International School of Silicon Valley (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Yew Chung International School of Silicon Valley (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mountain View
    Grades: PK-8 | 152 students
    0 miles
    310 Easy St
    Mountain View, CA 94043
  • Mountain View
    Grades: K-8 | 35 students
    1 miles
    320 Moorpark Way
    Mountain View, CA 94041
  • Mountain View
    Grades: K | 30 students
    1 miles
    323 Moorpark Way
    Mountain View, CA 94041
  • Mountain View
    Mountain View Academy
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: 9-12 | 150 students
    1.1 miles
    360 S Shoreline Blvd
    Mountain View, CA 94041
  • Mountain View
    Grades: K-8 | 225 students
    1.5 miles
    1120 Miramonte Ave
    Mountain View, CA 94040

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