Dear school community, During the week starting 25.11.18 to 29.11.18 we will visit your school, the German International School Doha, as part of the Federal-State Inspection (BLI)* We look forward to meeting you personally and hope for a good cooperation. Birgit Kuhlmei-Scheppelmann, NLQ (Lower Saxony, State Institute for School Quality Development) Kerstin Caffo, ZfA (Central Agency […]
Joy and relief on the faces of students, parents and teachers. On Thursday, May 3, 2019, five students of grade 10 received their diplomas. In a familiar and reflective atmosphere, Hanin, Sirine, Benedikt, Julianand Martin received their long-awaited certificates from principal Dirk Dillschneider and class teacher Julia Karnebogen, in the presence of board member Willi […]
On Monday 27th May, the preschool children and first grade children went on a fieldtrip to the MIA. This was an opportunity for the preschoolers to socialize with their older peers and was a great success as partnerships were made between the classes. The children and teachers all enjoyed the educational trip.
In the past few weeks the class 9 students of the German International school in Doha tackled a soap making experiment. They had been divided into three groups and given the following ingridients to start the sopa making process. They used all natural igridients such as, coconutoil, pigments, oliveoil, essential oils and sodium hydroxid solution. […]
During the travels to the “Numberland” with DaF teacher Anastasia, our middle-aged students of the DaF* groups learn the German numbers creatively and with great joy. *DaF = German as Foreign Language
On Thursday 30th May we said farewell to our graduating Preschoolers by “throwing” them out of Kindergarten in typical DIS Doha tradition. With great performances and actions, the future class ones were adopted by the kindergarten groups and at the same time welcomed by elementary school students. Musically, the children were accompanied by music teacher André […]
Short summary of the graduation event class 4b. School year 2018/19. Class teacher: Mrs Wagner
Our Preschoolers and their parents have been very crafty and creative in preparation for their next big step into primary school. Janet, our Preschool teacher, kindly organized two very successful crafting sessions, where the Preschool parents were welcome to join in on the German tradition of crafting “school cones” for the Preschool children to bring with them into 1st […]
On May 1st we held our annual Summer Fest in Kindergarten. It proved to be a huge success with all groups performing fantastically for a large audience. We would like to thank each member of our Kindergarten Team for their hard work and time they dedicated to ensuring the show was such a success. We […]
Look what’s growing over there! During an Easter workshop, the students of class 2b made beautiful little bunnies whose baskets were filled with Easter grass. Waiting for the firsts blades of grass was pretty exiting for the students! Did someone see the Easter bunny bring chocolate and eggs for the kids?
On Sunday 21st April, the Kindergarten celebrated Easter by having a wonderful shared breakfast together with their group before setting off in search of their Easter baskets. Thank you very much to the parents for your support and contribution and thank you to our Kindergarten team who put in many preparation hours to make the […]
From 5.3. until 8.3. classes 8 and 9 of the secondary school were allowed to participate in a great project. With the lecturers Robert Kieschnick, high school teacher of history, geography politics and economics in Hamburg/Germany and marketing director Torsten Görl, who developed this project on their own initiative and offer it at schools, the […]
Wow, what an amazing success again! In their age group Hasan (vocals) and Víctor (drumset) reached the 1st place in the JUMU competition in Prague. Maya (vocals) and her band composed of Alex, Zeina and Hasan also reached the 1st place! Both groups received the forwarding to the National Competition which will take place in […]
Thank you to all the guests for coming and to all the helpers, the exhibitors and the parents’ council a big thank you for the many ideas, the commitment and making our wonderful spring market possible!
During the spring beak concert on the 14th of March the audience was enthralled by the musical performances of the students from class 5-9. More!! More!!/ Encore!! Encore!! The primary students Ahmed (4a), Lea (4a) and Paul (3b) presented the show like pros. Thank you very much to the administration, the caretakers Hussan and Dinesh, […]
… one giant leap for mankind” Neil Armstrong, first person to land on the Moon in 1969 On the occasion of the first moon landing, the interesting project „Humans on the moon“ took place at the DIS Doha from the 25th till the 27th of March. The students from class 7-10 did some project work […]
On Tuesday 5th March, our Kindergarteners got creative to celebrate Carnival! The day was filled with magic and imagination. Superheroes, Princesses, Animals, Pirates, Fairytale characters, and our everyday heroes of Firefighters, Police Officers and many more made an appearance. Party games and dances were enjoyed, shared breakfasts were had and a fashion show was held for each […]
Recently, the “Blue Group” of the kindergarten went on an exciting trip to “Bounce”, the largest trampoline park in Doha. The children were treated to a magnificent jumping show by the talented staff and, of course, all of them could proved their own jumping skills. A great day!
Great achievements of our students in the Schools Olympic Program 2019 In the 2018/2019 school year, our school is participating in the competition (age group born between 2004 and 2006) in the basketball and handball sector. The aim of the Schools Olympic Program is to promote sports culture in all schools in Qatar and to […]
Make new contacts, meet old acquaintances, get suggestions and give suggestions, attend workshops, participate in podium discussions – the educational fair Didacta offers all this anew every year. There is everything you need for more efficient and optimized learning and teaching in the world of work or family. Materials and furniture of day-care centers and […]
Exciting project days of the classes 3 and 4 Day 1: “We discover occupations” – Trip to “Kidzmondo” Day 2: “How are little explorers” – Discovered were cities, countries, the desert, musicians, flowers, pyramids and even a “candy machine” were invented. In conclusion, all projects were presented in very good quality and with a lot […]
Time for the desert … First snapshots of the classes 5 to 10 school trip
The student council has organized this year’s carnival celebration with a lot of commitment and new ideas. There were many funny games such as the Newspaper dance, Egg run, Who has the hat ?, Stop dancing, Balloon dance, … – with scores for the individual classes.
On Monday 21st January our Preschoolers went on an exciting excursion to the Fire Station Art Gallery which was followed by a picnic and play in Al Bidda Park. They were accompanied by Preschool teachers Janet, Anastasia and Simone and Primary school teacher Laura – Thank you for organizing such a fun and educational day […]
Everyone joins in: last week at the sports festival in the kindergarten!
On the 14th of January, the first round of the music contest ”Jugend musiziert“ took place in our school for the very first time. During this amazing competition, the participants showed their abilities in the following categories: classical vocal ensemble and Pop vocals and instruments. After performing in front of the jury and the audience, […]
Taking care of and keeping our feet healthy is a key aspect of living a healthy life. Feet are essential for mobility but also, because we use them so much, they face wear and tear. That is why our school was very excited about the initiative “healthy feet” by the orthopedist Dr. Gabriele Karanis from […]
What a beautiful sunny day to celebrate this year’s Qatar National Day, together with our school family and guests, like Ms. Vera Gebhardt (German Embassy Doha)!
We remember a wonderful day! Thanks to our sponsors & partners: (in alphabetical order) Al Sabeel Group, Shadi Eideh Photography Batteel Bakery Bread and Bagels Chocolate Fish, Events ES:ME, Entertainment Services German Bakery Company InterContinental Doha, Hotel & Residences LES · Lifestyle Equipment Solutions J. Portman, Brand Consultancy Just us & Otto, Advertising Company Lime […]
Partying makes you really hungry? No worries because there were cake and snacks in the main hall. Finally everybody had to re-energize for the kids‘ disco with DJ!
After welcoming all of our guests on the red carpet the show was on stage. Oryx and Eagle, voices and fashionistas of DIS Doha were parts of the Programme. And why is our head of the board climbing the ladder? Simply because he is attaching our new quality label „Excellent German School Abroad“ (Two galleries […]
So much space for our kids! After the official part indoors everybody went outside to attend the grand opening of the new outdoor facilities by Ms Rawda Al Zainan, Director Private School Office im Ministry of Education and Higher Education Qatar. Enjoy the pictures!
Many helpers from the school community were involved in the preparation of our celebration. Here we have some impressions of the hard but funny preparation time from pupils, teachers, staff, parents to parents representatives. A big thank you goes to them all!
For weeks we rehearsed, made music, danced and practiced our lyrics. Then finally, on Tuesday, November 20, after the dress rehearsal on the new stage one day before, the autumn festival “A colorful, colorful autumn day“ took place! The classes of the primary school presented a colorful, musical program and the numerous spectators presented them […]
Our ”Lanternfest“ celebration took place on 11th November and despite getting off to a grey and showery start, it turned into a colourful and enchanting evening for children, parents and teachers alike! We would like to thank parents for their cooperation in making such unique and creative lanterns with your children and thank the hardworking […]
The Gymnasts World Champion Team from Germany visits the German International School in Doha This Sunday October 28th, 2018, the team of German top gymnasts, who are participating here in Qatar at the World Gymnastics Championship visited us at school! We are pleased to welcome the entire team to the school and would like to […]
The school’s Parent Council was elected Out of four candidates who stood for election, Ms Julia Whyte and Ms Reham Fouda were elected as new parent representatives of the school at a parent council meeting, in the presence of the school board and school management. We thank the present parent representatives, Ms Whyte and Ms […]
Here are our big ones · School year 2018/19
Newcomer meeting: 2018 Once again the newcomer get together took place at the GIS Doha. On Saturday, the 29th of September, the newcomers of our German speaking community had the possibility to meet new people and get useful tips. The „oldies“ took the opportunity to catch up with friends after the long summer break. Everybody […]
”Wake up – Shake up“ before the start of school Our primary school students now have the opportunity to start their day lively! Sports intern Jan Missfeld and sports teacher Marcelina Hörlin developed a movement concept for this school year and everyone is joining in enthusiastically – before the first lesson!!
The wonderful grounds of DIS Doha are almost ready for the official opening, which will take place during our anniversary celebration on the 8th of December! So much room and green for our children …
The Kindergarten/ Preschool invited the parents to help craft a »Schultüte«, the traditional German giftbag, which every child is allowed to bring on the first day of school, filled with school supplies and sweets. Well done, to the creative parents and kids for making these beautiful school cones! 🎉
Here are few pictures of the memorable preschool theater and the iftar dinner last week. We wish our preschool children great success with the further development in their school career.
On the 7th of May the whole school community enjoyed the summer concert „Film & Musical Night“, professionally organized by our music teacher André Reichel. All the presents were amazed by the performances of the students from class 1 to 9. We can’t wait for the next concert!
A few impressions from our wonderful summer festival . Thank you to all parents for coming, helping and for the generous donation. Also a big thank you to the students of class 5 for their great moderation.
Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life. Pablo Picasso News from the art classes: Lots of fun and great results! Class 8:”Fingerprint Portrait” in style of the artist Chuck Close Class 7: Linocut as Pop Art Print Class 6: “Who is watching?” – Animal eyes, different techniques Class 5: The mechanical […]
Handball · 1st place at Qatar Olympic School Program The girls’ handball team achieved first place in the ”Qatar Olympic School Program“. In the presence of Mr. Thomas Mayer, Commissioner of the Conference of Ministers of Culture (KMK) and Mr. Peter Ziegler, Deputy Head of Mission of the German Embassy in Qatar, the successful girls […]