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Our Team, Our Opening Hours and How to Reach Us

Greeting from the Principal

Dear parents and students

Welcome to SIS Berlin, a bilingual school where we are committed to developing the linguistic ability of every child from Kindergarten to Year 13. We are thrilled to know you are interested in our school, and we look forward to welcoming you in person as a member of our close-knit community.

At SIS Berlin, we take great pride in knowing our students and families, and we believe that a collaborative approach is key to our success. We understand that each child is unique, and our team of experienced educators works diligently to create a safe and inclusive environment where students can thrive academically, socially, and personally.

Our spacious site offers a wealth of opportunities for children to learn both inside and outside the classroom, with extensive grounds and forest areas that provide a natural setting for exploration and discovery. Whether your child is just starting their academic journey or preparing for University, we are committed to providing a well-rounded education that fosters intellectual curiosity, creativity, and social responsibility.

Thank you for choosing SIS Berlin as your partner in education. We look forward to getting to know you and your family, and we are excited to help your child reach their full potential as an active and responsible citizen in our global community.

Saiqa Liaqat

Get to Know our School Management Team

Saiqa Liaqat


More about Saiqa Liaqat

Saiqa Liaqat


Saiqa Liaqat is an experienced educator and Principal with over 24 years’ experience as an outstanding educator and leader in schools. She has held a variety of leadership positions, including work as a Principal, Executive Headteacher, leadership coach, Director of Education and is also trained as a school inspector.

Ms Liaqat was inspired to become a teacher and leader because of the opportunity to change other people´s lives. Her aim as the Principal is to ensure students at SIS Berlin have the opportunity to flourish both academically and personally. She believes in helping them to develop the skills, self-esteem and confidence necessary for future success and thus produce thoughtful, happy, kind, well-rounded young men and women ready and prepared to make their mark on the world.

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Maria Lluïsa Codina

Head of Secondary School

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Maria Lluïsa Codina

Head of Secondary School

Originally from Barcelona, Maria has lived overseas for 10 years. She has a Bachelor Degree in Physics Sciences, and a Master in Leadership and Management of Educational Institutions. She is coming from FEDAC, where she designed and implemented a new personalised project-based learning baccalaureate. Maria has over 15 years of experience working for the IBO and she forms part of the IBEN Community where she contributes in with different roles. She is passionate about Education in all its dimensions and a demonstrated long-life learner. She believes in learning and knowledge sharing as a powerful tool to grow together as a community.

Maria has an appreciation for cultures, which makes living internationally with her family an exciting experience. Her hobbies include snorkelling, travelling and sailing.

Teaching and Supervision Hours

At our day school, students are supervised from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.


The exact lesson and supervision times vary between the different school levels.

Holiday Calendar 22/23

The school adheres to the official school holiday calendar of Berlin.


Holidays: Kindergarten

Start of academic year 17.08.22  
Autumn holidays 24.10.22 - 31.10.22  
Christmas holidays 23.12.22 - 30.12.22  
Easter holidays 03.04.23 - 11.04.23  
Movable holidays 18.05.23 - 19.05.23  
Whitsun holidays 29.05.23 - 30.05.23  
Summer holidays 24.07.23 - 15.08.23  



Holidays: School

Start of academic year 22.08.22  
Autumn holidays 24.10.22 - 04.11.22  
Christmas holidays 22.12.22 - 02.01.23  
Winter holidays 30.01.23 - 03.02.23  
Easter holidays 03.04.23 - 14.04.23  
Movable holidays 18.05.23 - 19.05.23  
Whitsun holidays 29.05.23 - 30.05.23  
Summer holidays 13.07.23 - 25.08.23  

You are invited! Have a look at our upcoming events.

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SIS Berlin

SIS Swiss International School

Heerstraße 465
13593 Berlin

(school entrance at Reimerweg 11)

Phone: +49 30 3643 9820



Office Opening Hours

Monday to Friday: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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