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Play-Based Preschool, Bilingual Preschool in Menlo Park CA

International Baccalaureate School in Menlo Park, CA


Founded in 1988, the German-American International School (GAIS) is an independent preK – high school. The high school and middle school are English language IB programs with language choices including German, French and Spanish. The elementary school is German / English bilingual. The preschool is German-immersion. The entire school follows the International Baccalaureate program which culminates in the IB diploma.

GAIS develops the imaginative mind, fosters creative, experimental learning and encourages hands-on discovery in a nurturing environment. GAIS inspires today’s students to become tomorrow’s global thinkers.