A lateral entry is possible for children from highly mobile families who come to Berlin from abroad. Families are considered to be highly mobile if, for professional reasons, one or both parents
or guardians relocate several times, not only for a short period of time at intervals of a maximum of four years; one-off stays abroad and intentions to enter or emigrate do not justify high
A further prerequisite for admission is English language skills that correspond to the teaching level of the grade level attended.
Language skills are determined by English language entrance tests approved by the school authorities, which consist of an oral part and an additional written part from year 3. The test is passed
if at least sufficient performance is achieved in relation to the native speaker requirement level.