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Welcoming the new JFKS Administrators

The JFKS community welcomes the new members of the school administration: Magdalena Ohlendorf, Acting German ES Principal and David Krupski, Assistant American HS Principal Steffen Schulz, JFKS HS teacher and Oberstufenkoordinator has taken over as Acting German HS Principal American

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Elementary School / First Day of School on Monday, August 21, 2017

Grades 1-6 start school on Monday, 21 August at 8:05 h. Grades 2, 4 and 6 have the same classrooms as last year and can go there directly. Grade 1: Teachers will meet the students inside the main gate and

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High School / First Day of School on Monday, August 21, 2017

Grades 7-10 Grade 7 should report to the LARGE AULA at 8 A.M. (per 1) Grade 8 should report to the SMALL AULA at 8:52 (per 2) Grade 9 should report to the LARGE AULA at 8:52 (per 2) Grade

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August 18: Orientation Day for all new JFKS families and all 7th graders

Orientation Day on Friday, August 18 1. Orientation program for all new JFKS students in grades 1-12 and their parents starting at 13.30h in the Large Aula with general information for new parents. Afterwards new elementary school students and their parents will have

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JFKS Learning Material fund – payment due by July 31, 2017

The Learning Material Fund Fees are due at this time for the school year 2017-2018: The JFKS purchases and lends out the schoolbooks and makes copies, workbooks, and other learning materials available to the students, freeing the parents of the

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Contacting JFKS during Summer vacation: 3 July-18 August, 2017

It’s summer vacation time at JFKS from 3 July – 18 August and during this time our offices will not be occupied. That does not mean, however, that we are not here to serve you. Ms. Annika von Maydell in

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ES Supply Lists online

Please click on the following link for the ES Supply Lists for 2017/18 – ES Supply Lists High School students will only need a notebook and pencil case for the first few days – their teachers will tell them what

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JFKS Gymnasts win 8th Place at the Bundesfinale JTFO – Gerätturnen 2017

JFKS Gymnasts win 8th Place at the Bundesfinale JTFO – Gerätturnen 2017  The JFKS Boy Gymnastics Team represented Berlin at the Bundesfinale on May 4, 2017 after winning the 2017 Berlin finals of  “Jugend Trainiert für Olympia – Gerätturnen 2017

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Berlin Finals: 3rd Place for our 3rd Grade Swim Team

Berlin Finals on June 14, 2017 Our 3rd grade swim team won 3rd place at the Berlin Finals! Congratulations! Our 3rd grade swim team won 1.Place out of 17 elementary schools in Steglitz/Zehlendorf! Now we are going to represent JFKS

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JFKS Students sing at JFK’s 100th birthday celebration at Rathaus Schöneberg

On Monday, May 29, 2017 Berlin celebrated John F. Kennedy’s 100th birthday in front of Rathaus Schöneberg where he gave his famous “Ich bin ein Berliner!”speech in 1963. The John F. Kennedy School was represented by a High school A-cappella group led

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