EBGIS German Immersion Summer Camp

Join us for our German Immersion Summer Camp from June 18 through July 13. We will offer camp options for Preschool and Kindergarten children. The fee is $390 per child per week. Each week will have a different theme:

Week 1: Summer Fun
Week 2: Young Scientists
Week 3: Treasure Hunt Through Germany
Week 4: On the Mat - Tumbling and Acrobatics

Register now to reserve your spot:

EBGIS is now a Sports Basement Partner School!

Become a Basementeer! Sports Basement is spinning the traditional “loyalty” program into a win-win for their loyal customers and our community.  As a Basementeer you receive 10% off every time you shop and Sports Basement gives 10% to EBGIS if you select EBGIS as your beneficiary.

Sign-up now by clicking HERE. Or on your next visit to Sports Basement, register as a Basementeer and select East Bay German International School as your beneficiary! If you're already a Basementeer, switch your beneficiary to East Bay German International School by emailing, and they will update your account for free.

Enrollment Now Open!

Enrollment for the 2018/2019 school year at EBGIS is now open! Online and downloadable application forms can be accessed here. Current GISSV East Bay families need not complete the narrative portion of the application but should submit the rest of the form along with the application fee. Information about financial aid can be found here. Interested families who have not yet visited our spacious Emeryville campus can sign up for an upcoming tour or open house here or contact us to arrange a private visit.

Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. Applications received after February 15, 2018 will be considered if space is available. Have questions about the admissions process? Call us at (510) 679-2199 or send an email to We’re looking forward to receiving your application!

Open House & Family Karneval

On February 3, between 11am and 1 pm, EBGIS will host a school open house for interested families. Come tour our spacious Emeryville campus and speak with our teachers, school leadership, and parents to learn more about EBGIS. Discover our exceptional academics, bilingual German language instruction, and international perspective, and then stay for Karneval! Enrollment is now open for 2018/19. Register here for our open house.

After the open house you are invited to join us for our annual Fasching (Karneval) celebration. All are welcome to our Emeryville campus for an afternoon of German music, food and fun activities, as well as a Brazilian drumming band! Festivities will take place from 1pm to 4pm.

EBGIS Middle School Tour and Info Session - January 19

Join us for a school tour focusing on the middle school experience at the East Bay German International School (EBGIS). Come see our spacious Emeryville campus and speak with our school leadership, teachers, and parents to learn more about EBGIS. You will have the opportunity to visit classrooms in session and learn about our exceptional academics and bilingual German language instruction. 

The tour and info session will be on Friday, January 19, 2018, at 9am and last approximately one hour. Please register here for the tour.

We are now accepting applications for all grades! Admissions forms and financial aid information are available on our website. If you have questions, please call us at 510-679-2199 or email us at We look forward to meeting you!