About us

Wangari Maathai School is the 2nd State International School in Berlin with bilingual German and English lessons for children from highly mobile families and children who live permanently in Berlin. The school accepts children who speak German or English like a mother tongue.

Wangari-Maathai-School began its work in the 2017/18 school year with grade 1 and in 2018/19 it consists of four classes in which students from grades 1 and 2 are taught in mixed classes according to the system of the Flexible School Entrance Phase. It is an all-day school.

The school is currently an elementary school which will comprise grades 1 to 6 in the medium term. In the long term, it is also planned to offer a lower secondary level with grades 7 to 10 in the form of an integrated secondary school. A higher education entrance qualification can then be acquired at a separate upper secondary level with grades 11 to 13 or in cooperation with another State International School.