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Greeting from the Principal

Dear parents

Frankfurt's most famous son Johann Wolfgang von Goethe once said: "He who does not know foreign languages, knows nothing of his own." I believe that Goethe is absolutely right about this and would like to offer your children a bilingual environment from the very beginning: in the language of Goethe and in the world language of English.

Our school opened its doors in August 2020 in Oberursel, just a few kilometres north of Frankfurt in the idyllic region of Taunus. Our teaching follows the curricula of the state of Hesse as well as the proven concept of the SIS schools.

In addition to bilingual education, the focus is on promoting tolerance and openness, independent thinking and responsible action – locally anchored, but at the same time as citizens of an international, global community.

We look forward to welcoming you to our school!

Sincerely
Daniel Lauris

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Portrait photo of Daniel Lauris.
Daniel Lauris

Principal

More about Daniel Lauris

Daniel Lauris

Principal

Daniel Lauris took over as principal of SIS Frankfurt in June 2020. He grew up in southern Germany and completed the first and second state examinations for the teaching profession at secondary schools (German, French, Spanish) at the University of Augsburg.

After teaching for ten years at secondary schools in Munich and Augsburg, Daniel Lauris worked for five years at a German school abroad as a senior school supervisor and introduced the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma there. In the years that followed, he gained experience in school management at various private schools. In addition, he completed the Master's postgraduate programme "School Management and Quality Development" at the Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel from 2019 to 2021.

His motivation as a teacher and principal has always been to foster the emotional attachment of the students to their school. He is convinced that school must provide sufficient space for mental and physical action and interaction so that students can feel comfortable, develop and grow.

Teaching and Supervision Hours

At our day school, students are supervised from 7:30 a.m. to 6 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 Oberursel.

 

Holidays: School

Start of academic year 05.09.22  
Autumn holidays 24.10.22 - 29.10.22  
Christmas holidays 22.12.22 - 07.01.23  
Movable holidays 20.02.23 - 21.02.23  
Professional Development Day 17.03.23  
Easter holidays 03.04.23 - 22.04.23  
Movable holiday 19.05.23  
Movable holiday 09.06.23  
Summer holidays 24.07.23 - 01.09.23  

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

01 February 2023

SIS Frankfurt: OPEN DAY with information on secondary school
Start: 13:30
End: 16:30

SIS Frankfurt

SIS Swiss International School

An den drei Hasen 34-36
61440 Oberursel
Germany
 

Phone: +49 6171 8875 8011
 

Email: info.frankfurt@swissinternationalschool.de

 

Office Opening Hours

Monday to Friday: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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